Press Releases

European Co-production Award for Leontine Petit

15 November 2016

This year’s EUROPEAN CO-PRODUCTION AWARD – Prix EURIMAGES, an award acknowledging the decisive role of co-productions in the European film industry, goes to Dutch producer Leontine Petit.Leontine Petit is CEO and producer at Lemming Film in the Netherlands and Hamster Film in Germany. Before working in film production, she studied at the University of Amsterdam where she....[...]


NOMINATIONS FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2016

05 November 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....[...]


EFA Honours Pierce Brosnan

01 November 2016

European Achievement in World Cinema goes to Irish actorIn recognition of a rich and extensive career in front of the camera and behind the scenes as a producer, Pierce Brosnan will receive the honorary award EUROPEAN ACHIEVEMENT IN WORLD CINEMA.photo: Greg GormanAmong Pierce Brosnan's numerous film credits are Bruce Beresford's MR. JOHNSON (1990), Brett Leonard's THE....[...]


Five Films Nominated for European University Film Award (EUFA)

05 Oktober 2016

At the Filmfest Hamburg, the five nominated films for the first European University Film Award (EUFA) have been announced. Based on the lists of 50 feature films and 15 documentaries from the EFA Selections 2016 a committee consisting of of Feo Aladag (director, Germany), Dagmar Brunow (academic, Linnaeus University, Sweden), Luis Martinez....[...]


15 Shorts Nominated

29 September 2016

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: Bristol Short Film Nominee9 DAYS – FROM MY WINDOW IN ALEPPOby....[...]