Press Releases

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,....[...]

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....[...]


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....[...]