OREANDA-NEWS. RT channel won nine medals at New York Festivals, the prestigious international television contest. Two medals are gold.

The multimedia project #Romanovs100 was dedicated to the centenary of the execution of the last Russian royal family Romanovs. It received a gold medal in the nominations “Digital Special Project” and “Original Music”, two silver and one bronze awards.

The promo for the program “World Chessboard” by RT France was second at “Graphic Design” category, and analysis program “El Zoom” by RT en Español took bronze at the same nomination.

One more bronze medal was received by a promo for the World Cup in Russia, featuring famous Portuguese coach José Mourinho.

The anchorman of RT America Chris Hedges was the third in “Best Interview“ nomination.

RT channel (formerly Russia Today) is a Russian international multilingual information channel. It consists of four 24-hour news channels broadcasting from Moscow in more than 100 countries in English, Spanish, French and Arabic languages. TV channels RT America and RT UK broadcast from their own TV studios in Washington and London. RT is available around the clock to 700 million audience all over the world.

RT is a multiple winner of the New York Festivals. In 2013 it took premier place for Julian Assange’s program. In the next year RT received a gold medal for the documentary film “Blood and Honor”. In 2018 gold medal was given for the project #1917LIVE           dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the revolution in Russia.