YIFF, 2017

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MAIN COMPETITION

The best the film: “Fire on the wind” / Russia / dir. Dmitry Davydov
Best director: Amanda Kernell / Sámi blood / Finland
Special jury prize for best actor: Rue Son Bohm / Network / South Korea
Special jury prize for the work of the Director: Boris Khlebnikov / Arrhythmia / Rossiya

DOCUMENTARY FILMS COMPETITION

The best the film: “Fire” / dir. Nadezhda Zakharova / Russia
Special jury diploma “For voluminous ethnographic description of the life of nomadic peoples of the North”: “Guardians of the tundra” / dir. Sardana Barabanova and Diana Chudaeva / Russia
Special jury prize “For the brilliant performance of the role of the French Director”: Daniel Mesguich / “Hamlet and Daniel: a theatrical adventure in Shanghai” / France

SPECIAL PRIZES

The prize of spectator sympathies among the Yakut movies:
Best film: “Kerel: invisible beauty” / dir. Portnyagin, Ilya and Valentin Makarov
Best actress: Aitalina Lavrenova / “Kerel: invisible beauty” / dir. Ilya Portnyagin and Valentin Makarov
Best actor: Valentin Makarov / “Kerel: invisible beauty” / dir. Ilya Portnyagin and Valentin Makarov

Award “For contribution to the development of the Yakut cinema”: a Director, Chairman of the Union of cinematographers of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) Aleksey Romanov