Series “Chernobyl” company HBO was nominated in 14 categories, including best mini-series award at the British Academy of film and television arts, reported the website of the award on July 17.
Series received awards for direction, music, editing, costume, artist, sound, camera work.
The awarding ceremony was held in the spring, it was postponed because of the pandemic coronavirus. Award for achievements in the field of TV BAFTA will be awarded July 31.
In September 2019 series “Chernobyl” has won 10 awards, the Emmy awards, he was nominated in 19 categories.
The series premiere took place on HBO on may 6, 2019. In the picture of all five episodes.
The film is based on the events of 1986, when an explosion occurred at reactor number four at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. The roles were played by Stellan Skarsgard, Emily Watson, Jared Harris, Jessie Buckley. The film was shot at the Ignalina NPP in Lithuania, the shooting took place in Ukraine.
The accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in April 1986 has become one of the largest industrial nuclear disasters in history. On the international nuclear event scale, adopted in 1988, the Chernobyl accident is one of the two, which is estimated at the maximum, the seventh level of danger. Comparable in size only to the disaster at the Japanese nuclear power plant “Fukushima-1” in 2011.