wins big at the 2016 Film Festival Cottbus
in Germany, taking home two Lubina Awards: The Main Prize for Best Film
, worth 25,000 Euros, and the Award for Outstanding Actress
for Natalia Pavlenkova. The awards were received by director Ivan Tverdovsky (pictured, 2nd from left) and German co-producer Esther Friedrich (3rd from left). This is the second win for Tverdovsky in Cottbus, after he won a Lubina for his previous feature "Corrections Class" in 2014.
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for the official awards announcement and full list of winners.
(Photos from awards ceremony (c) Thomas Goethe courtesy of Film Festival Cottbus)