Konchalovsky will receive a «peace prize» at the film festival in Munich

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotobank/crew of the film by Andrei Konchalovsky’s ParadiseKonchalovsky will receive a «peace prize» at the film festival in Munich© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

The famous Director Andrei Konchalovsky will be awarded the prize of Bernhard Vicky «Bridge» for his painting «Paradise,» awarding will be held on 29 June at a ceremony in the framework of the 35th Munich film festival, told RIA Novosti at the production centre Konchalovsky.

The prize Wicca, which is considered the peace prize of the German film, awarded since 2002 to the filmmakers whose work helps to build bridges, proclaiming the values of humanism and tolerance. It was established by Memorial Foundation of Bernhard Vicky (1919 – 2000), Austrian Director and actor, worldwide fame which brought the movie «the Bridge».

The ceremony will start on Thursday at 20.00 GMT in the cuvillies-Theater, which was built in the middle of the XVIII century. Here in 1781 Mozart himself presented his Opera «Idomeneo».

She plays the main role in the film «Ray» Julia Vysotskaya will receive the award for best actress in a foreign film.

Historical drama «Paradise» tells a story about people whose lives intersected during world war II: the Russian emigrant Olga, the movement of the French Resistance, a French collaborator of Jules and a senior officer of the SS. The story takes place mainly in a German concentration camp.

The Munich film festival is held since 1983, is the second-largest in Germany after the Berlinale. This year the show presents 180 paintings, including 45 world premieres take place.

© RIA Novosti / WDSSPRПерейти in fotobounce Vysotsky in the role of Olga in a scene from the film «Ray» directed by Andrei KonchalovskyKonchalovsky will receive a «peace prize» at the film festival in Munich© RIA Novosti / WDSSPRПерейти in fotobounce Vysotsky in the role of Olga in a scene from the film «Ray» directed by Andrei Konchalovsky

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