Close the eyes, by Victor Erice, The Snow Society, by Juan Antonio Bayona and the first works 20,000 species of beesby Estíbaliz Urresola and Upon Entryby Juan Sebastián Vásquez and Alejandro Rojas are this year’s nominees for the Forqué award for best fiction feature film.
The series by Javier Calvo and Javier Ambrossi The Messiah has received the highest number of nominations, five in total, followed by little faith, with three, in the television section. Both will compete for the award for best fiction series along with The body on fire and the second season of 30 coins.
The nominations for these film and series awards, granted by audiovisual producers grouped in the rights management entity EGEDA and which will be delivered on December 16 in Madrid, were announced this Tuesday at an event held at Madrid City Hall.
The award for best male performance will be disputed Alberto Ammann by Upon Entrya film about the nightmare that passing immigration control in the United States can become, David Verdaguer by They know The Onethe film by David Trueba that reconstructs the life of comedian Eugenio, Hovik Keuchkerian by One Love, by Isabel Coixet, and Manolo Solo by Close the eyes.
The actresses nominated for the best performance award are Blanca Portilloby Teresa, by Paula Ortiz, Laia Costa by One Love, Malena Alterio by Let no one sleep, by Antonio Méndez Esparza, and Maria Vazquez by Matterby Álvaro Gago, where she embodies the hard life of a mother in a village in Galicia.