Press Releases

European Film Academy Nominates Three Animation Films

13 Oktober 2015

The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2015. 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 these nominations. The committee consisted of EFA Board Member Antonio Saura, producer (Spain),....[...]


EFA Honours Charlotte Rampling and Christoph Waltz

06 Oktober 2015

The European Film Academy takes great pleasure in announcing that the actress Charlotte Rampling and the actor Christoph Waltz will receive this year's honorary awards.[...]


15 Short Films Nominated

29 September 2015

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....[...]


Five Debut Films Nominated

20 September 2015

At the Oldenburg International Film Festival in Germany, the European Film Academy has announced this year’s nominations for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually as part of the European Film Awards to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film.  This year’s nominations were determined by a committee comprised of EFA....[...]


15 European Documentaries Selected

15 September 2015

It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the first ever EFA Documentary Selection, a list of 15 European documentaries recommended for a nomination for this year's European Film Awards.  The change follows a decision by the EFA Board to “acknowledge the growing importance of European documentary cinema,” says Israeli producer....[...]