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European Film Awards


The European Film Awards are presented in 15 categories and take place in Berlin every second year.

European Film Awards

 

Every year, the various activities of the European Film Academy culminate in the ceremony of the European Film Awards which are presented jointly with EFA Productions GmbH. In a total of 18 categories, among them European Film, European Director, European Actress and European Actor, the European Film Awards annually honour the greatest achievements in European cinema.

The awards ceremony takes place in Berlin every second year. In the other years, the Awards travel: London, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Warsaw, Copenhagen, Tallinn and Malta.

The 30h European Film Awards will take place in Berlin 9 December 2017 @EuroFilmAwards #efa2017 #efa30years

 

 


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Meet the EFA Board memberJANI THILTGES

Continuing our series introducing the members of the Board of the European Film Academy, producer Jani Thiltges from Luxembourg talks about the beginnings of his career, winning an award and learning from mistakes …    You are involved with production entities across Europe, in Luxembourg, Belgium, France and Portugal. Does that simply reflect the need for international co-production or are there other factors at play? I'd like to be a great ...

Five Debut Films Nominated for European Discovery 2013

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The European Film Academy congratulates the nominees for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY 2013 – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually as part of the European Film Awards to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film.  This year’s nominations were determined by a committee comprised of EFA Board Members Helena Danielsson (Sweden) and László Kantor (Hungary), EFA Members Pierre-Henri Deleau (France) and ...

European Film Academy Honours Catherine Deneuve

<                                       Picture: EFA / Kurt Krieger The European Film Academy takes great pleasure in presenting Catherine Deneuve with the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD for her outstanding body of work. Born into a family of actors, Catherine Deneuve started her acting career somewhat by coincidence through her sister Françoise. Very quickly, how...

15 Short Films Nomination for the European Film Awards 2013

The European Film Academy and EFA Productions are proud to present this year's short film nominations. At each of the 15 participating film festivals, an independent jury presented one European short film in competition with a nomination in the short film category of the European Film Awards. Nominated are: Vila do Conde Short Film Nominee  CUT directed by Christoph Girardet & Matthias Mueller Germany 2013, experimental,...

EFA Nominates Three Animation Films

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    The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2013.  A committee consisting of EFA Board Members Bruno Chatelin, producer (France) and Marek Rozenbaum, producer (Israel), as well as producer Manuel Cristóbal (Spain) and the journalists Daniel Couvreur (Belgium) and Lisa Nesselson (France), all three of them represent...

European Film Academy Honours Pedro Almodóvar

The European Film Academy takes great pleasure in presenting Pedro Almodóvar with the honorary award EUROPEAN ACHIEVEMENT IN WORLD CINEMA for his outstanding body of work. “I am very thankful for this award. From its creation, the European Film Academy has been very generous with me and my closest collaborators,” stated Pedro Almodóvar upon receiving the news, “I share with them the joy of this award”. With a background in independent theatre, Super-8-fil...

46 Films compete for the 26th European Film Awards 2013

THE 26th EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS:  It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the titles of the 46 films on this year’s selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2013! With 32 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema.  In the 20 countries with the most EFA Members, these members have voted one nati...

Become one of the jury members and vote online for the EFA People's Choice Award 2013

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Every year, the EFA People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film. When the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe’s greatest film stars, directors, actors and actresses, to attend the European Film Awards, the People’s Choice Award sheds a spotlight on the people films are made for: the audience. This year’s vote has started – vote now and win the chance to join winners and nominees for the awards ceremony in Berlin!&...

First School of Film Agents (SOFA) successfully completed

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      After ten days of tweaking the concepts and budgets of their dream projects the participants of the first School of Film Agents (SOFA) presented their work results to industry figures and the audience in Poland's largest Art-house-Cinema Nowe Horyzonty on August 29, 2013. The new workshop initiative for committed film agents from Middle and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Germany found its ceremonial ending. Experts and participant...

Short Matters! screening in July

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The SHORT MATTERS! programme screens the short films nominated in 2012 at a series of festivals around the world. In July this includes the following screenings:  4 – 13 July 2013  Jerusalem Film Festival (Israel)  www.jff.org.il 6 - 14 July 2013 Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival (Portugal) www.curtas.pt 10 & 11 July 2013 Academia de Cine, Madrid www.academiadecine.com ...

A Sunday in the country: informal encounters in Serbia and Poland

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Another two editions of the EFA initiative A SUNDAY IN THE COUNTRY are coming up: this informal weekend encounter brings together a group of young film professionals with a few EFA Members for film screenings, discussions and an exchange of ideas and experiences.  In co-operation with the European Film Festival Palić and Art & Popcorn Motion Picture Company, and supported by the Medienboard Berlin - Brandenburg and the Serbian Ministry of Culture, one edition will  bring young fi...

Film Academies from Europe met for the 9th time in Karlovy Vary

  For the 9th time already, and on the occasion of the 48th Karlovy Vary IFF, the annual FAN of Europe meeting brought together the film academies network for an exchnage of ideas and experiences concerning membership, awarding procedures, organisation of an awards ceremony and other projects. Attending were (1rst row, from left to right) Judith Colell - Academia de las Artes y las Ciencias Cinematograficas, Madrid * Marion Döring - European Film Academy * Isona Passola - Acad&e...

Apply for EFA Master Class with Andreas Hykade and friends Ari Folman (Israel), Phil Mulloy (UK), David OReilly (Ireland)...

EFA Master Class with Andreas Hykade and friends Ari Folman (Israel), Phil Mulloy (UK), David OReilly (Ireland) and Izabela Plucinska (Poland) The Runt - Andreas Hykade WHEN: 9 – 15 September 2013 WHERE: Institute of Animation, Visual Effects, and Digital Postproduction, Ludwigsburg/Germany   MEET -          Andreas Hykade / Germany (THE RUNT, LOVE & THEFT), tutor -         ...

Meet Scottish producer Rebecca O’Brien EFA Board Member

OOH, AAH, CANTONA!  Continuing our series introducing the members of the Board of the European Film Academy, Scottish producer Rebecca O’Brien remembers the beginnings and some of the highlights of her career in film and talks about the “cultural exception”… What made you want to work in film and how did you start?  As a child I just loved going to the movies – especially musicals -  and when I was a teenager in London I particularly e...

EFA Master Class on Contemporary Animation

The European Film Academy's Master Class this year will focus on animation. Held by Andreas Hykade (www.hykade.de) the EFA Master Class 2013 ANIMATION TODAY is dedicated to modern animation. During one week (9 - 15 September), participants will form a team and create an animation film from the original idea to the completed film. Participants can come from any field, be it independent animation, games or commercial animation. They can work in various techniques, be it 2 D, 3 D, puppets or ...

May 2013: EFA Young Audience Award 2013

  May 2013: Young Audience Award 2013 A REAL CELEBRATION WITH LOTS OF HAPPY KIDS Children Juries in Nine European Cities Elect Dutch Film by Vincent Bal In a truly European vote, 12-14-year-old audiences in Copenhagen (Denmark), Erfurt (Germany), Izola (Slovenia), London (UK), Riga (Latvia), Sofia (Bulgaria), Turin (Italy), Valletta (Malta) and Wroclaw (Poland) have elected THE ZIGZAG KID by Vincent Bal (the Netherlands) as the winne...

Young Audience Film Day: Kids Vote for EFA Young Audience Award

Riga joins as Ninth City in Young Audience Vote The Latvian capital Riga has just joined the European Film Academy’s YOUNG AUDIENCE AWARD as the ninth participating city in this year’s second edition of the initiative for young film-lovers. This Sunday is Young Audience Film Day: On 5 May the three nominated films will simultaneously be screened to a young audience in nine different cities across Europe. The nominated films THE SUICIDE SHOP by Patrice Leconte (France/Belgium...

EFA partners at the Berlinale Talent Campus panel THE SHORT FILM GALAXY

Presented in co-operation with the European Film Academy and Berlinale Shorts, the Berlinale Talent Campus panel THE SHORT FILM GALAXY featured festival representatives from Clermont-Ferrand, Sarajevo, Tampere and Vila do Conde.  All of them are partners in the EFA short film initiative (each festival announces a short film nomination for the European Film Awards) and the programmers shared some insider knowledge about festival submission and selection of short films, and brought along one...

EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY NOMINATES THE SUICIDE SHOP, UPSIDEdown and THE ZIGZAG KID

Children Juries in Eight European Cities will Elect Winner of EFA Young Audience Award The European Film Academy proudly announces and congratulates the three nominees for the EFA Young Audience Award 2013:  THE SUICIDE SHOP by Patrice Leconte (France, Belgium & Canada) UPSIDEdown by Bernd Sahling (Germany)  THE ZIGZAG KID by Vincent Bal (the Netherlan...

Latvian National Opera in Riga, Lativa

Latvian National Opera  ccopyright TripAdvisor The Latvian National Opera House is home to both the Latvian National Opera and the Latvian National Ballet. In the course of a season that runs from September to June the LNO puts up more than 200 performances, staging on average six new opera and ballet productions every season. Today, the LNO is a repertoire theatre. While paying tribute to the traditional values of the Classical and Romantic operas and ballets that are the cornerst...

European Film Awards 2014 go to Riga

Riga, European Capital of Culture 2014, will be the host of the 27th European Film Awards next year.  Taking place in Berlin, seat of the European Film Academy (EFA), every second year, in the other years the ceremony travels. EFA Director Marion Döring says, “as a truly European event, this is the only awards ceremony that travels and it is always great to bring the awards elsewhere. We’re looking forward to the Latvian taste the awards weekend will doubtlessly acquire!...

A warm welcome to the new EFA Members:

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The new EFA Members   actors: Colin Firth UK ★ Herbert Knaup GERMANY ★ Sven Nordin NORWAY  ★ Åsmund Andreas Swensen Høeg NORWAY ★ actresses: Anita Caprioli ITALY ★Audrey Fleurot FRANCE ★ Caterina Murino ITALY ★ Anjorka Strechel GERMANY ★ cinematographers: Oscar Durán Barcena SPAIN ★ Stéphane Fontaine FRANCE ★ Gherardo Gossi ITALY ★ Darius Khondji FRANCE ★ composers: K. S. Eidnes Andersen DENMARK ★ Stefan Will GERMANY ★ costume des...

EFA Director Marion Döring talks about upcoming projects

  A FOCUS ON NETWORKING EFA Director Marion Döring talks about upcoming projects Looking back at the 25th European Film Awards – do you see these as the end of an era? To me, anniversaries never feel like the end of something. On the contrary, and especially in the case of EFA, they always mark the beginning of something. That is probably because of the fact that Europe and our film culture and industry are constantly changing - whether this has to do with politics...

European Film Academy Young Audience Award 2013 - Call for Entries

The European Film Academy Young Audience Award, first introduced in 2012 on occasion of the 25th European Film Awards, will be presented this year in the framework of a Young Audience Film Day on Sunday, 5 May. The three nominated films will be screened to young audiences which will then elect the winner. Among this year’s participating cities will be Amsterdam/The Netherlands, Belgrade/Serbia, Erfurt/Germany, London/UK, Norrköping/Sweden, Sofia/Bulgaria, Turin/Italy, and Wroclaw/P...

THE 25TH EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2012 the ceremony

      The 25th European Film Awards Ceremony THE 25TH EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS Marion Döring, Peter Busuttil picture: EFA / Rene Rossignaud THE 25th EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS Wim Wenders picture: EFA / Rene Rossignaud THE 25TH EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS: Anke Engelke, host picture: EFA / Rene Rossignaud EUROPEAN CO-PRODUCTION AWARD 2012 - Prix EURIMAGES: Helena Danielsson, Sweden picture: EFA / Rene Rossigna...

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About European Film Awards

Edelmann Pascal
(EFA)

The European Film Awards are presented in 15 categories and take place in Berlin every second year.

The 2013 edition returns to Berlin this December.

After Paris, Glasgow, London, Rome, Barcelona, Warsaw, Copenhagen, Bochum, Tallinn and Valletta the European Film Awards 2014 will take place in Riga,  Saturday, 13 December 2014


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