A new film by Nikita Mikhalkov, Sunstroke, won the Russian national film award Golden Eagle.
In addition to the main prize, the painting by Mikhalkov, based on the works of Bunin, won awards in the categories “The best work of an art director”, “The best cinematography” and “The best music for the film”.
At the same time, the best directors recognized Andrei Zvyagintsev, whose film “Leviathan” was previously nominated for “Oscar”. Played in the "Leviathan" Elena Lyadova won the award as the best actress. The best actor was named Alexander Zbruyev, who played in the film "Cinema about Alekseev."
The editors of uznayvse.ru want to add that in 2007 Mikhalkov received the “Golden Eagle” for the painting “12”.