YIFF, 2015

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COMPETITION OF ARCTIC CINEMA

The best film: “Paradise grounds” / dir. A. Proshkin / Russia
The best work of the director: Alexey Fedorchenko / “Angels of the Revolution” / Russia
Prize of the jury “For a strict and poetic interpretation of the conflict of civilizations”: “Chamo” / dir. A. Lapsuy, M. Leumuskallio / Finland
Prize of the jury “For an honest story about finding yourself in the modern world”: “Atyn Olokh” / “Another Life” / dir. S. Burnashev / Russia
Jury Prize “For a bold arctic debut in feature-length cinema”: Philippe Abryutin / “Tragedy in Rogers Bay” / Russia

COMPETITION OF TYURKO-MONGOLSKY CINEMA

The best film: “God Diosège” / dir. S. Potapov / Russia-Yakutia
The best work of the director: Bair Dyshenov / “Steppe Games” / Russia – Buryatia
Jury Prize “For Best Actress”: Badema / “Norjimaa” / China
Jury Prize “For Best Actor’s Debut”: Anvar Osmonaliev / “Asman Aldynda” / “Under the Heavens” / Kyrgyzstan
Prize of the jury “For the organic integrity of the actor’s ensemble”: “Kurban – novel. A story with a victim “/ dir. S. Yuzeev / Russia
Prize of the jury “For directorial debut”: “Kurke” / “Shalash” / dir. K. Shaikakov / Kazakhstan
Prize of the jury “For the first Kalmyk film that opens the world a new cinematographic territory”: “Seagulls” / dir. E.Manjeeva / Russia

SPECIAL PRIZES

Prize of audience sympathy among the Yakut films:
The best film: “# Taptal” / dir. Roman Dorofeev
Best male role: Valentin Makarov / “# Taptal”
Best female role: Vika Kurlova / “State Children”
Award “For Contribution to the Development of Yakut Cinema”: documentary filmmaker, cameraman Nikolai Santayev