'Letter to Eva' receives miniseries award
The honor for an actress in a drama skein went to Sofie Grabol for Denmark’s “The Killing 3.”
Spain’s “Letter to Eva” took the miniseries award, and the show’s Julieta Cardinali was named top actress in a miniseries. The drama, which airs on TVE, centers on a visit to Franco’s Spain by Eva Peron and her attempts to save the life of communist Dona Juana, who had been condemned to death.
The miniseries actor honor went to Ivan Trojan for HBO’s “Burning Bush,” about the suicide of a Czech student in 1969 in protest at the Soviet invasion of his country, and the attempts by a young lawyer to defend the student’s reputation.
In the TV movie category, circus family drama “Aglaja” took three awards: top TV movie, director for Krisztina Deak, and actress for Eszter Onodi. The show was produced for Magyar RTL in Hungary.
The actor honor went to Arsher Ali for terrorism drama “Complicit,” which was produced for the U.K.’s Channel 4 by Many Rivers Films.