FIDDLER ON THE ROOF AWARD

Награждение премией Скрипач на крыше Года Нисанова

On December 8, 2015, the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia (FEOR) granted God Nisanov the «Fiddler on the Roof» award, in the «Charity» nomination. By giving this premium, the organizing committee acknowledged God Nisanov’s support of the Jewish educational projects in Moscow.

The «Fiddler on the Roof» award was established in 2002. It is given to people who have made a significant contribution towards the development of the cultural and social life of the country, regardless of their nationality and confession.

Laureates are determined in the following nominations: «Human Rights Protection» «Legendary Person», «Regional Leader», «Maecenas», «Culture and Compassion», «Enlightenment Activities», «Charity», «Community Life», «Journalism», «Television" and «Cinematography». The number of nominations varies from year to year.

The laureates are presented with a «Fiddler on the Roof» figurine, designed by a sculptor from Israel, Frank Meisler. The awarding ceremony traditionally takes place during the first days of Hanukkah. The chief rabbi of Russia, Berl Lazar, the president of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia, Alexander Boroda, famous public and political figures, popular artists and well-known creative groups of Russia, take part in the ceremony annually.

Among the winners of the «Fiddler on the Roof» award are: People's Artist of the USSR Iosif Kobzon, film director Pavel Chukhrai, composer Oskar Feltsman, People's Artist of Russia Alexander Rosenbaum, cartoonist Yuri Norshtein, head of the Moscow Research Institute of Emergency Pediatric Surgery and Traumatology Leonid Roshal, president of the All-Russian Federation of Artistic Gymnastics Irina Viner-Usmanova, actor and director Armen Jigarkhanyan, and the Nobel Prize winner in physics Zhores Alferov.

Facts
  • In 2021, Kievskaya Ploschad Group of Companies opened the Pavilion on Patriarch's Ponds. Its appearance and functionality were completely preserved and its historical value for the local architectural appearance was considered as well.

  • In 2020, Kievskaya Ploschad launched a project to replicate the FOOD CITY format on the territory of the Four Seasons wholesale and food complex in Domodedovo, which was purchased at a public auction.

  • In 2020, Central Market is a modern gastronomic project that combines a shopping gallery with food stalls, a food court and restaurants.

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