Press Releases

5th EFA Young Audience Award Includes Record 30 Countries

14 März 2016

Young Juries Across Europe Screen Nominees GIRLS LOST, MISS IMPOSSIBLE and RAUF  The European Film Academy proudly announces and congratulates the three nominees for the EFA Young Audience Award 2016:  GIRLS LOSTPOJKARNAWRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Alexandra-Therese KeiningPRODUCED BY: Helena & Olle WirenhedSwedenThree teenaged girls discover a mysterious drug....[...]

EFA Joins Protest Against Polish Public Broadcaster's Attack on Award-Winning IDA

02 März 2016

The Board of the European Film Academy supports the Polish Directors' Guild and over 90 Polish film journalists in their protest against the treatment of multiple EFA-winner IDA by Poland's public broadcaster TVP.  Pawel Pawlikowski's film, which won the awards for European Film, Director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer and the People's Choice Award at the 2014 European....[...]


12 Dezember 2015

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 Berlin the following awards were presented:EUROPEAN FILM 2015YOUTH (LA GIOVINEZZA)WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Paolo Sorrentino   PRODUCED BY: Nicola Giuliano, Francesca Cima & Carlotta....[...]

European Film Awards with Cinema Stars from Across Europe

09 Dezember 2015

When the 28th European Film Awards return to Berlin on 12 December, there will be an impressive line-up of European actors and actresses presenting the individual awards: Among them will be actresses Laura Birn (Finland), Elisa Sednaoui (Italy), Ana Ularu (Romania) and Carice van Houten (the Netherlands) and their male....[...]

Honorary Award of the EFA President and Board for Sir Michael Caine

08 Dezember 2015

On the occasion of the 28th European Film Awards on 12 December, the legendary British actor Sir Michael Caine will be presented with the Honorary Award of the EFA President and Board.  Agnieszka Holland, Chairwoman of the EFA Board, and EFA President Wim Wenders: "We have come to the decision that we are long overdue on paying special tribute to Sir....[...]