Monte-Carlo Festival 2021: It’s a Sin and Uncle Frank awarded on the prize list – News Series on TV


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The jury of the 60th edition of the Monte Carlo Television Festival awarded this year two productions that celebrate homosexuality and self-acceptance: It’s a Sin and Uncle Frank.

This year the Monte Carlo Television Festival. But the fans and the stars nevertheless responded to the event. After several days of meetings and screenings, it ended this evening with the award ceremony, by the jury made up this year in particular by Arnaud Ducret and JoeyStarr.

The jurors rewarded It’s a Sin and Uncle Frank, two productions which have in common to feature homosexual characters. The first, visible on Canal +, follows a group of London friends within the gay community, affected by the AIDS virus. Uncle Frank, to be discovered exclusively on Prime Video, is a family drama that tells the story of a renowned professor of literature, who sees his homosexuality come to light.

Crystal Nymph: Tchéky Karyo

Best series: It’s a Sin

Best creation: Uncle frank

Best Actress: Lydia West (It’s a Sin)

Best actor : Paul bettany

Special Jury Prize: Piece of my heart

Best Documentary Film: Nobel Citizen

Find the full list of winners for this 2021 edition on the festival website.

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