In Khanty-Mansiysk ended in the XV international festival of film debuts "Spirit of fire". The main prize of the event "Golden taiga" was given to "Diamond island" of French-Cambodian Director Davy Chou, reports the press service of the Governor of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug Natalia Komarova.
Second place and the prize "Silver taiga" has got Polish Director Jan Matushansky for the film "the Last family". Third place went to the film "the last days of the city" directed by tamer El said production Egypt, Germany, UK and UAE.
Russian debutants has also been awarded with several awards. Directors Portnyagin, Ilya and Valentin Makarov won the prize of spectator sympathies "the gold taiga" and "Silver rose" for the best work with music in the film "Carol. Invisible beauty." Special prize"For the preservation of cultural traditions" got the film "Sofijka" directed by Kira Kovalenko, a graduate of the workshop of Alexander Sokurov Kabardino-Balkarian state University named berbekova.
Festival "Spirit of fire" was coined in 2002 by the Director of Ugra Sergey Solovyov and has since been held in the region each year. This year the festival presented over 100 films from 25 countries.
In the port of Dudinka in Krasnoyarsk region started reconstruction of berths after the spring flood. In the near future they are expected to full exemption from water. According to the Director of the polar transport branch Alexei Novakova, this year during the water stopped at the level of 13.5 meters.
The first anniversary of the surgery for the closure of the plant Docelowego noted in Norilsk. In the "Norilsk Nickel" told about the environmental, economic and social consequences of this decision, and about the future of the enterprise, which began with the industrial history of the city.
The Merlin was first used built for them on the Yamal artificial nests for breeding, told in the regional Department for science and innovation. A special wooden platform for these predatory Arctic set for population growth, as the Gyrfalcons themselves don't build nests, preferring strangers.
Scientists from the Technical University of Eindhoven in the Netherlands and Kent state University in USA have developed a material that can bend under the influence of light and, thus, to move. The video that demonstrates the properties of the polymer, is available at EurekAlert!.
The head coach of the national team of Russia in speed skating Konstantin Poltavets was hit by a car. The incident occurred in the Netherlands. Poltavets at the time of the accident was riding a Bicycle. On Wednesday, the coach of the Russian team moved the operation, now to his life threatens nothing.
The average life expectancy of Russians in 2016 amounted to 71,87 of year is a record in the history of data collection. The longest-lived in Ingushetia, Dagestan and Moscow (77 years). The lowest rate was recorded in Tuva (64,2), slightly better things in Chukotka (64,4) and the Jewish Autonomous region (65,8).