On 10 December 2016, the 29th European Film Awards will be celebrated in Wroclaw/Poland, European Capital of Culture 2016
At the Oldenburg International Film Festival in Germany, the European Film Acade...
In recognition of a unique and dedicated contribution to the world of film, the...
Every year, the EFA People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elec...
2016: 29th European Film Awards
Five Debut Films Nominated for European Discovery
At the Oldenburg International Film Festival in Germany, the European Film Academy has announced this year’s nominations for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film. Check out the nominees here
EFA Honours Jean-Claude Carrière
In recognition of a unique and dedicated contribution to the world of film, the European Film Academy takes great pleasure in presenting Jean-Claude Carrière with the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD for his outstanding body of work.
Vote for EFA People's Choice Award Opens
Every year, the EFA People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film.
50 Feature Films Selected for European Film Awards
It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the titles of the 50 films on this year’s EFA Feature Film Selection, the list of feature fiction films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2016! With 33 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema. Check out the selection here!
15 Documentaries Selected for European Film Awards
MISS IMPOSSIBLE Wins Young Audience Award 2016
Young Juries in 25 European Countries Elect French Film by Émilie Deleuze ... read more
EFA Joins Protest Against Polish Public Broadcaster's Attack on Award-Winning IDA
The Board of the European Film Academy (EFA) 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.
First EFA Short Film 2016 Nominees Announced
The 28th European Film Awards: WINNERS
The Beauty of Cinema
Interview with John Maclean, nominated for SLOW WEST
Fuelled by Passion More Than Money
Interview with Mark Burton, nominated for SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE, together with co-director Richard Starzak
No-Budget Filmmaking Means You’re Exploiting Everyone – Including Yourself
Interview with Anna Sofie Hartmann, nominated with LIMBO for EUROPEAN DISCOVERY 2015 – Prix FIPRESCI
Immersed in the World we’re Trying to Create
Check out our interview with European Composer 2015 Cat's Eyes and their score for THE DUKE OF BURGUNDY!
European Film Awards with Cinema Stars from Across Europe
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.
Check out the list of broadcasters of the European Film Awards on 12 December!
Honorary Award of the EFA President and Board for Sir Michael Caine
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.
Pre-Celtic Tiger Ireland
Our exclusive interview with Tomm Moore, nominated for the animated feature SONG OF THE SEA
Hypnotic, Mysterious And Suspenseful
Interview with Discovery Nominees Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala on their debut film GOODNIGHT MOMMY
European Co-production Award for Andrea Occhipinti
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 Italian producer Andrea Occhipinti.
In Shock About Paris Attacks
In Shock About Paris Attacks
After this horrible night, the European Film Academy wishes to offer its condolences to the families and friends of those killed and express its shock about the terrible attacks in Paris.
The European Film Academy stands with the international community and all those who are ready to defend our democratic society and our right to freedom. Our hearts are with you. Nos cœurs sont avec vous.
VIVA LA FAMIGLIA!
Interview with Discovery Nominee Tom Sommerlatte on his debut SUMMERS DOWNSTAIRS
NOMINATIONS FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2015
At the Seville European Film Festival the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 28th 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 12 December in Berlin.
A Very Personal Journey for Both Kids And Adults
Check out our interview with director Simon Rouby, nominated for his animated feature ADAMA
Jury Unveils First Six EFA Winners
Awards for Cinematography, Editing, Design, Costumes, Music & Sound
The European Film Academy announces the first winners who will be honoured at this year’s 28th 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, editing, production design, costume design, composer and sound design. The European Film Academy congratulates the following awards recipients:
European Film Academy Nominates Three Animation Films
The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2015. Based on a list of films provided by CARTOON, the European Association of Animation Film, as well as on individual film submissions, a committee decided on these nominations.
Honorary Awards for Charlotte Rampling and Christoph Waltz
The European Film Academy takes great pleasure in announcing that the actress Charlotte Rampling and the actor Christoph Waltz will receive this year's honorary awards. read more
15 Short Films Nominated
The European Film Academy and EFA Productions are proud to present this year's short film nominations. At each of the 15 participating film festivals, an independent jury presented one European short film in competition with a nomination in the short film category of the European Film Awards.
Five Debut Films Nominated for European Film Awards
At the Oldenburg International Film Festival in Germany, the European Film Academy has announced this year’s nominations for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually as part of the European Film Awards to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film.
15 European Documentaries Selected for 28th European Film Awards
It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the first ever EFA Documentary Selection, a list of 15 European documentaries recommended for a nomination for this year's European Film Awards.
52 Films in EFA Selection for 28th European Film Awards
It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the titles of the 52 films on this year’s selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2015! With 36 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema. read more
VOTE FOR YOUR FAVOURITE EUROPEAN FILM AND WIN A TRIP TO THE 28th EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS IN BERLIN!
Every year, the EFA People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film. When the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe’s greatest film stars, directors, actors and actresses, to attend the European Film Awards, the People’s Choice Award sheds a spotlight on the people films are made for: the audience. This year’s vote has started – vote now and win the chance to join winners and nominees for the awards ceremony in Berlin! read more
On 12 December 2015, European filmmakers, EFA Members, guests, nominees and winners will gather in Berlin for the 28th European Film Awards.
This year’s 28th European Film Awards will return to Berlin, seat of the European Film Academy. Divided by the Wall for 28 years, the re-united city has quickly become a colourful and exciting international metropolis and home to creative people from around the world. read more
Shock About the 20-Year Verdict for Oleg Sentsov
More Than 1,000 Supporters Across Europe Signed Letter to Free Oleg Sentsov
In the face of today's 20-year verdict for the Ukrainian filmmaker the European Film Academy wishes to express its shock. During the past days, supporters, institutional and individual, have gathered well over 1,000 signatures for the EFA letter to the President of Russia and Russian authorities asking for Sentsov’s immediate release. read more