20 Aug Feature Film Selection
27 Aug Documentary Selection
9 Nov Nominations
7 Dec Awards Ceremony in Berlin
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The EFAs 2019
20 Aug Feature Film Selection
In the coming weeks, the over 3,600 members of the European Film Academy will vote for the nominations in the categ… https://t.co/eVyfVqvByY
With 31 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema. #efa2019
It is with great pleasure that we announce the titles of the 46 films on this year’s EFA Feature Film Selection:… https://t.co/HPdV7AS091
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46 Feature Films Selected for the European Film Awards
It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the titles of the 46 films on this year’s EFA Feature Film Selection, the list of feature-length fiction films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2019! With 31 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema.
The films have been selected by a committee consisting of the EFA Board and invited experts Giorgio Gosetti (festival programmer/Italy), Kathrin Kohlstedde (festival programmer/Germany), Paz Lazaro (festival programmer/Spain), Mary Nazari (exhibitor/Russia), Edvinas Pukšta (festival programmer/ Lithuania) and Agathe Valentin (sales agent/France).
In the coming weeks, the over 3,600 members of the European Film Academy will vote for the nominations in the categories European Film, Director, Actor, Actress and Screenwriter. The nominations will then be announced on 9 November at the Seville European Film Festival in Spain. An 8-member jury will decide on the awards recipients in the categories European Cinematography, Editing, Production Design, Costume Design, Hair & Make-up, Original Score, Sound and Visual Effects.
The 32nd European Film Awards with the presentation of the winners will take place on 7 December in Berlin.
Check the list of 46 feature films here.
Let's Go Vote!
European filmmakers launch a manifesto stressing the importance of voting in the upcoming European elections. This manifesto is signed by 500 personalities from the cinema world and was initiated by the French Film Directors' Guild (SRF), the Directors’ Fortnight, the European Film Academy (EFA), the Federation of European Film Directors (FERA) and the Society of Audiovisual Authors (SAA). Read more
EFA Honours Werner Herzog
On the occasion of this year's 32nd European Film Awards (EFAs) and in recognition of a unique contribution to the world of film, the European Film Academy takes great pleasure in presenting Werner Herzog with the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD for his outstanding body of work. read more
FIGHT GIRL Wins YAA 2019
Young Juries in 34 Countries Elect FIGHT GIRL by Johan Timmers. In a truly European vote, 12-14-year-olds in 55 cities across Europe and beyond have elected FIGHT GIRL as the winner of the EFA Young Audience Award 2019. continue reading
8th Young Audience Award with Record 55 Cities in 34 Countries
Young juries across Europe will watch the nominated films FIGHT GIRL, LOS BANDO and OLD BOYS – all of which will then be available as VOD for the general public
Catch up with the 31st European Film Awards in our blog
New Short Film Selection & Awarding Procedure for the EFAs
For the 2019 and 2020 editions of the European Film Awards, the European Film Academy will welcome new festivals to participate in the EFA Short Film selection and awarding procedure. Joining the network of 15 already existing partner festivals, at each festival an independent jury will choose one short film from its competition as a candidate for the European Film Awards short film category.