Press Releases

Solidarity Instead of Flowers: EFA Turns 30

07 Februar 2017

As part of the section Berlinale Special, the Berlinale and the European Film Academy present THE TRIAL: THE STATE OF RUSSIA VS OLEG SENTSOVPremiere at the Haus der Berliner Festspiele in the presence of Imprisoned Director’s Cousin, Lawyer, Producers and Friends In May 2014, the Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was involved in supporting the Euro Maidan protests in....[...]


10 Dezember 2016

The more than 3,000 members of the European Film Academy – filmmakers from across Europe – have voted for this year’s European Film Awards. At the awards ceremony in Wroclaw the following awards were presented:EUROPEAN FILM 2016TONI ERDMANNDirected by: Maren AdeWritten by: Maren AdeProduced by: Janine Jackowski, Jonas Dornbach, Maren Ade, Michel MerktEUROPEAN COMEDY 2016A MAN....[...]

I, DANIEL BLAKE Wins First European University Film Award (EUFA)

09 Dezember 2016

press releaseI, DANIEL BLAKE Wins First European University Film Award (EUFA) The European Film Academy (EFA) and Filmfest Hamburg congratulate I, DANIEL BLAKE by Ken Loach, winner of the first European University Film Award. Ken Loachpicture: EFA/Erik RiikojaThe winner was announced in the framework of the European Film Awards Weekend in Wrocław, at the welcome....[...]

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,....[...]