The jury member, producer Anastasia Razlogova and the jury president, the famous film and theatre actor and TV presenter Leonid Kanevsky conferred awards in the competition program “Debut – Short Film”.
As Anastasia Razlogova pointed out, making a film is very difficult, but it is seldom that a film gets an award. It is important, though, with all the effort it takes, not to stop and to keep making films.
A special diploma of the jury was awarded to “When Starlight Passes by”, directed by Denis Bazovoy.
The Little Silver Taiga for a Short Film went to “The Pack,” directed by Arthur Grigoriev.
As Leonid Kanevsky mentioned, the hardest part of the jury’s work was take a decision. But, however difficult the decision was, it was taken. As a result, the Little Golden Taiga for a Short Film was awarded to “Cu-Ckoo”, directed by Evgeny Nikolayev.