The People’s Choice Award

2019 Regulations:

The award is presented to the director of a full-length European* feature film released outside the country of its origin between 1 June 2018 and 31 May 2019.

The EFA Board decides on the nominations in this category based on audience acclaim in- and outside of the country of a film’s origin.

The winner is voted for by the cinema-loving public across Europe in a campaign lasting from 1 September to 31 October.

The voting procedure is set up and managed by the European Film Academy.

The results are tabulated by an independent auditor.

The award is presented at the European Film Awards Ceremony.

* European, in the sense of the European Film Academy, means geographical Europe, both EU and non-EU, and shall include Israeli and Palestinian.