NOMINATIONS FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2016

At the Seville European Film Festival the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 29th European Film Awards. The more than 3,000 EFA Members will now vote for the winners who will be presented during the awards ceremony on 10 December in Wroclaw, European Capital of Culture 2016.

Nominated are:

EUROPEAN FILM 2016

ELLE  
France / Germany
DIRECTED BY: Paul Verhoeven
WRITTEN BY: David Birke
PRODUCED BY: Saïd Ben Saïd & Michel Merkt

I, DANIEL BLAKE
UK / France
DIRECTED BY: Ken Loach
WRITTEN BY: Paul Laverty
PRODUCED BY: Rebecca O’Brien 

JULIETA
Spain
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Pedro Almodóvar
PRODUCED BY: Agustín Almodóvar 

ROOM   
Ireland / Canada
DIRECTED BY:  Lenny Abrahamson
WRITTEN BY: Emma Donoghue
PRODUCED BY:  Ed Guiney & David Gross

TONI ERDMANN  
Germany / Austria
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Maren Ade
PRODUCED BY: Janine Jackowski, Jonas Dornbach, Maren Ade & Michel Merkt 

 

EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY 2016

21 X NEW YORK
21 X NOWY JORK
Poland
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Piotr Stasik
PRODUCED BY Agnieszka Wasiak 

A FAMILY AFFAIR 
the Netherlands / Belgium
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Tom Fassaert
PRODUCED BY Wout Conijn

FIRE AT SEA
FUOCOAMMARE
Italy / France
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Gianfranco Rosi
PRODUCED BY Donatella Palermo, Gianfranco Rosi, Serge Lalou, Camille Laemle, Roberto Cicutto, Paolo Del Brocco, Martine Saada & Olivier Pere

MR. GAGA 
Israel / Sweden / Germany / the Netherlands
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Tomer Heymann
PRODUCED BY Barak Heymann

S IS FOR STANLEY – 30 YEARS AT THE WHEEL FOR STANLEY KUBRICK 
TRENT’ANNI DIETRO AL VOLANTE PER STANLEY KUBRICK 
Italy
DIRECTED BY: Alex Infascelli
WRITTEN BY: Alex Infascelli, Filippo Ulivieri & Vincenzo Scuccimarra
PRODUCED BY: Inti Carboni, Federica Paniccia, Alex Infascelli, Lorenzo Foschi & Davide Luchetti

THE LAND OF THE ENLIGHTENED
Belgium / Ireland / the Netherlands / Germany
DIRECTED BY Pieter-Jan De Pue
WRITTEN BY Pieter-Jan De Pue & David Dusa
PRODUCED BY Bart Van Langendonck

 

EUROPEAN DIRECTOR 2016

Maren Ade for TONI ERDMANN
Pedro Almodóvar for JULIETA
Ken Loach for I, DANIEL BLAKE
Cristian Mungiu for GRADUATION 
Paul Verhoeven for ELLE

EUROPEAN ACTRESS 2016

Valeria Bruni Tedeschi in LIKE CRAZY 
Trine Dyrholm in THE COMMUNE 
Sandra Hüller in TONI ERDMANN 
Isabelle Huppert in ELLE
Emma Suárez & Adriana Ugarte in JULIETA

EUROPEAN ACTOR 2016

Javier Cámara in TRUMAN 
Hugh Grant in FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS 
Dave Johns in I, DANIEL BLAKE 
Burghart Klaußner in THE PEOPLE VS. FRITZ BAUER 
Rolf Lassgård in A MAN CALLED OVE 
Peter Simonischek in TONI ERDMANN

EUROPEAN SCREENWRITER 2016

Maren Ade for TONI ERDMANN 
Emma Donoghue for ROOM 
Paul Laverty for I, DANIEL BLAKE 
Cristian Mungiu for GRADUATION 
Tomasz Wasilewski for UNITED STATES OF LOVE

Berlin & Seville, 5 November 2016 

 

Full list of all nominations at www.europeanfilmawards.eu