Founded in 2006 to produce the European Film Awards Ceremony for television, EFA Productions gGmbH is the in-house production company of the European Film Academy e.V.
As the highlight of the activities of the European Film Academy, the European Film Awards take place in Berlin every second year. In 2008, after London, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, and Warsaw, the European Film Awards travelled to a Nordic country for the first time, taking place in Copenhagen. The Ceremony was broadcast live on Danish DR2, attracting a spectacular 160,000 - 170,000 viewers and a share of 7 - 8 %. In 2009, as Berlin’s unique contribution to RUHR.2010 European Capital of Culture, the European Film Academy and EFA Productions gGmbH presented the 22nd European Film Awards in Germany’s Ruhr Metropolis.
The 23rd European Film Awards took place in the Estonian capital Tallinn. The ceremony was broadcast in over 80 territories world-wide and streamed live online. In 2011, the 24th awards ceremony returned to Berlin and the 25th European Film Awards took place in Malta on 1 December 2012.
This year's 28th European Film Awards will be celebrated in Berlin on 12 December 2015!
For further information on the production, please see www.efa-productions.com