Animated Feature Films & Comedies Nominated
The European Film Academy proudly announces the nominations in the categories EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2016 and EUROPEAN COMEDY 2016.
Based on a list of films provided by CARTOON, the European Association of Animation Film, as well as on individual film submissions, a committee decided on the nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM. The committee consisted of EFA Board Member Antonio Saura, producer (Spain), director Tomm Moore (Ireland) and producer Anja Šošić (Poland), as well as CARTOON representatives Karsten Kiilerich (Denmark), Marc Du Pontavice (France), and Vincent Tavier (Belgium).
The Nominations for EUROPEAN COMEDY were decided by a committee consisting of EFA Board Member Ada Solomon, producer (Romania), Nacho Carballo from Gijón IFF, distributor Kim Foss (Denmark), Nik Powell from NFTS (UK), and Marten Rabarts representing EYE Film Institute (Netherlands).
EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI
DIRECTED BY: Claude Barras
A MAN CALLED OVE
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Hannes Holm
PSICONAUTAS, THE FORGOTTEN CHILDREN
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Alberto Vázquez & Pedro Rivero
LOOK WHO´S BACK
THE RED TURTLE
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Michael Dudok de Wit
ONE MAN AND HIS COW
DIRECTED BY: Mohamed Hamidi
The nominated films will now be submitted to the over 3,000 EFA Members to elect the winner. The European Animated Feature Film 2016 and European Comedy 2016 will then be presented at the European Film Awards Ceremony in Wroclaw, Poland (European Capital of Culture 2016) on Saturday, 10 December - streamed live on www.europeanfilmawards.eu
Berlin, 25 October 2016
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For printable stills to download: http://www.europeanfilmacademy.org/Pictures.212.0.html