Vlad Ivanov wins Best Actor at the 2018 Gopo Awards
Vlad Ivanov has won the Best Actor in a Leading Role prize at the Gopo Awards, for his performance in One Step Behind the Seraphim. The debut film of Romanian director Daniel Sandu was the big winner at this year’s edition of the Gopo Awards - the Romanian national film competition.
The film, which also gathered the most nominations, took home eight awards in total: for Best Film, Best Director (Daniel Sandu), Best Script (Daniel Sandu), Best Debut Film (Daniel Sandu), Best Actor (Vlad Ivanov), Best Supporting Actor (Ali Amir), Best Image (George Dăscălescu) and the Young Hope Award (Ștefan Iancu). The movie, a coming-of-age story taking place in an Orthodox seminary, also received the award of the Romanian Association of Film Operators.