Press Releases

European Film Awards with Cinema Stars from Across Europe

06 Dezember 2016

photo: Łukasz Rajchert Only four more days before European filmmakers, EFA Members, guests, nominees and winners will gather to celebrate European cinema at its finest at the 29th European Film Awards in Wrocław, European Capital of Culture 2016.  This year’s edition of the awards ceremony will be celebrated at Wrocław’s National Forum of Music (NFM), designed....[...]


Jury Unveils First Seven EFA Winners

16 November 2016

Awards for Cinematography, Editing, Design, Costumes, Hair & Make-Up, Music and SoundThe European Film Academy announces the first winners who will be honoured at this year’s European Film Awards. A special seven-member jury convened in Berlin and, based on the EFA Selection list and the additional film entries, decided on the winners in the categories cinematography,....[...]


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....[...]