EFA Nominates Three Animation Films

The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2014

A committee consisting of EFA Board Members Marek Rozenbaum, producer (Israel) and Roberto Cicutto, producer (Italy), as well as Doris Cleven (Director Anima, Belgium), Wolfgang Spindler (journalist, Euronews, France) and Caroline Cor (production analyst, feature films department, CNC, France), all three of them representatives of CARTOON, the European Association of Animation Film, decided on the following nominations: 

EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

JACK AND THE CUCKOO-CLOCK HEART
JACK ET LA MECANIQUE DU CŒUR
France/Belgium, 93 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Mathias Malzieu & Stéphane Berla
ANIMATION: Nicolette Ceccoli, Stéphane Martinez & Robert Cepo

MINUSCULE – VALLEY OF THE LOST ANTS
MINUSCULE – LA VALLÉE DES FOURMIES PERDUES 
France/Belgium, 88 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Thomas Szabo & Hélène Giraud

THE ART OF HAPPINESS
L’ARTE DELLA FELICITÁ 
Italy, 84 min
DIRECTED BY: Alessandro Rak
WRITTEN BY: Alessandro Rak & Luciano Stella
ANIMATION: Alessandro Rak, Ivan Cappiello, Dario Sansone, Marino Guarnieri, Annarita Calligaris, Ivana Verze, Laura Sammati, Antonia Emanuela Angrisani, Corrado Piscitelli, Flavio Di Biase, Giorgio Siravo, Sergio  Chimenti, Ilaria Jones, Antonio Funaro, Danilo Florio, Mirko Prota, Alberto Panico, Paolo Acampora & Marco Iannaccone

The nominated films will soon be submitted to the over 3,000 EFA Members to elect the winner. The European Animated Feature Film 2014 will then be presented at the European Film Awards Ceremony in Riga on Saturday, 13 December - streamed live on www.europeanfilmawards.eu

Berlin, 22 September 2014