The European Film Academy is proud to present the 8th Edition of the European Film Academy Young Audience Award, an event that this year involves 55 European cities from 34 different Countries.
Guys ages 12 to 14 will have the possibility to experience a very special day on the next 5th of May as a part of the European jury that will have to decide which of the three nominated movies deserves the Award.
EFA YAA – European Film Academy Young Audience Award will be held on Sunday the 5th of May in all 55 institutions, where young jurors will watch the nominated films. Afterwards, the secret vote will take place and it will be unveiled together with that of the other participants from all over Europe during an official ceremony in Erfurt (Germany). The announcement of the winner will be broadcast live on yaa.europeanfilmawards.eu.
6 April 2011 – STORYDOC is a training programme with the focus on the development of documentary projects. The projects wanted should have a strong Mediterranean connection. The call is open to filmmakers from the region, other filmmakers working on project dealing with the area as well as to Palestinian and other filmmakers from the region. 20 projects will be selected, plus 5 from Greece and STORYDOC will offer 5 scholarships to the selected creative documentary projects which will be developed through two sessions tutored by experienced documentary directors, commissioning editors, producers, editors and generalists.
The deadline for submission of projects is 26 April 2011. For further details, please click here.
8 June 2010 – Carl Theodor Dreyer (1889-1968) is one of the icons of international cinema. In May 2010, the Danish Film Institute launched a new website on Dreyer – generally considered the greatest Danish filmmaker of all time – and his work.
Audiences around the world are invited to explore the full extent of Dreyer’s ingenious art through a rich collection of original material and fresh perspectives contributed by Danish and international advocates of the filmmaker’s legacy.