Leviathan, a Russian film directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev won the Golden Peacock (best film award) at the 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa.
Alexey Serebryakov, the star of the Russian film, won the best male actor award in the ‘Cinema of the World’ competition section at the film festival that ended today in the western Indian resort state.
The film is a modern reworking of the biblical book of Job. It is set on a Barents Sea peninsula and tells the story of a man who struggles against a corrupt mayor who wants his piece of land.
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