03:20, 9.10.2015

31st opens tonight with Danish black comedy 'Men and Chicken', by Anders Thomas Jensen!

02:15, 9.10.2015

"All you need is an hour and a half. You can just hit people on the head right there"- Steve McQueen

11:11, 9.10.2015

DOC SELECTION: DEMOCRATS. The political elite's fight for democracy in Zimbabwe.

01:12, 8.10.2015

"The way I film is closer to the sacred than to idolatry" - Chantal Akerman

12:21, 8.10.2015

SELECTION: NO ONE'S CHILD. The true story of a Bosnian boy found living among wolves

03:37, 7.10.2015

RT : London Film Festival programmers select their faves from the 2015 programme:

01:35, 7.10.2015

"Still Shocking After all These Years: Labyrinth of Lies”. The review of one of our selected films by

12:59, 7.10.2015

SELECTION: MY MOTHER. Margherita is shooting a film with a famous American actor...

09:46, 6.10.2015

RT : kicks off tomorrow! Find out how Suffragette, the Opening Night film, was made:

03:00, 6.10.2015

Why 2015 is the year for strong women. director Clare Stewart tells how women are dominating this year's agenda

02:11, 6.10.2015

RT : According to Liberation, one of the greatest filmmakers of all time has died. Chantal Akerman RIP.

11:38, 6.10.2015

The honorary awards go to Charlotte Rampling and Christoph Waltz. Congratulations!

06:15, 5.10.2015

SELECTION:My Golden Days.Preparing to leave Tajikistan,Paul remembers his childhood..

04:39, 5.10.2015

EFA-winner Pif is shooting a new romantic comedy that examines the origins of mafia’s rise to power


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.
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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. 
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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.
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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


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