The winners of the oldest European movie festival have been announced in Venice. St. Mark's Silver Lion Award received the work of the USA director Andrei Konchalovsky `` White nights of the postman Alexei Tryapitsyn. ''
This semi-documentary project tells about the life of a real rural postman serving villages in the vicinity of Arkhangelsk.
And the main trophy is "; Golden Lion " went to the Swedish director Roy Andersson, who shot The Dove Sitting on a Branch Thinking About Life.
The Grand Prix of the 71st Film Festival went to Joshua Oppenheimer's movie A Look of Silence. Recall that the chairman of the festival jury was the French composer Alexandre Desplat.
The Topic of Article: Andrey Konchalovsky's movie was awarded the Venice Film Festival Prize.