Forum awards received the best authors, directors, cameramen in 9 nominations: "Best author's work", "Best director's work", "Best camera work", "Journalistic program", "Documentary film", "Information item", "TV project", "Small form", "Ethnoecology".
THE CEREMONY OF AWARDS OF THE XXIII INTERNATIONAL ECOLOGICAL TV FESTIVAL "TO SAVE AND PRESERVE" TOOK PLACE ON JUNE 6 IN KHANTY-MANSIYSK
This evening on the stage of the Concert and Theater Center “Ugra-Classic” the finalists of the popular TV show on TV channel “Russia” - “Everybody Dance”, five-time European Champions and six-time World Champions “Formation Vera” (Tyumen) performed. An ecologist-journalist, member of the Russian Union of Journalists, representative of the Public Chamber of the Nizhny Novgorod region, member of the festival jury Svetlana Vasilyeva (Nizhny Novgorod) and Vyacheslav Smurov (Khanty-Mansiysk) emphasized that the XXIII International Ecological TV Festival “To Save and Preserve” became especially international - representatives of 25 countries were in the hall, and in total 390 works from 55 countries took part in the competition.
The presenters read a government telegram from the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation Dmitry Kobylkin from the stage: “I heartily congratulate you on the successful holding and completion of the festival - 2019! I am convinced that everyone has become the best today, because each of you has invested a part of his soul in the most important thing on earth — the protection and preservation of the environment. ”
Arkady Bederov, screenwriter, producer, winner of the TEFI award, member of the Russian and International TV Academy, member of the festival jury presented Sergey Torchinsky’s Special Prize to Vitaly Saprykin, a journalist of the regional TV and Radio Company “Ugra”, for the creative work “Why did they explode Ugra”.
The First Deputy Governor of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra, Gennady Bukhtin, took part in the closing ceremony. He welcomed the participants, presented the “Golden Gagara” statuette to the winner of the festival Grand Prix and invited to the stage the Head of the State TV and Radio Broadcasting Company “Ugoria” Tamara Sutyagina to thank for many years of work as the Head of the Festival “To Save and Preserve”.
At the final ceremony the Anthem of the Forum sounded in different languages. The hosts invited everyone to the next, XXIV International Ecological TV Festival, which will be held in Khanty-Mansiysk in 2020.