Lyubimov opened the ceremony

In the first pavilion “Mosfilm” started on the 18th award ceremony “Golden eagle”. The event was opened by the new Minister of culture of the Russian Federation Olga Lyubimova who read the greetings of Vladimir Putin, where the President noted the importance of this award and the development of the national cinema.

in addition, the head of the Ministry of culture thanked the representatives of the industry and admitted that he was very nervous when she came to the ceremony “Golden eagle” two years ago.

Meanwhile, became known winners of the first awards: “No Statute of limitations. Opening the wardrobe of shame” Alexander Zvyagintsev (best documentary film) and “He can’t live without cosmos” by Konstantin Bronzit (best animated film).

the award Winners are selected annually by the National Academy of motion picture arts and Sciences of Russia, reminds TASS.