First eight EFA winners announced
- With four gongs in the categories of Cinematography, Editing, Costume Design, and Hair and Make-up, The Favourite by Yorgos Lanthimos is the clear leader of the pack
The European Film Academy and EFA Productions have announced the first clutch of winners who are set to be honoured at this year’s European Film Awards. A special eight-member jury convened in Berlin and, choosing from among the movies in the EFA Feature Film Selection, decided on the winners in the categories of cinematography, editing, production design, costume design, hair and make-up, original score, sound and visual effects.
The members of the jury were editor Nadia Ben Rachid (France), cinematographer Vanja Černul (Croatia), composer Annette Focks (Germany), hair and make-up artist Gerda Koekoek (Netherlands), costume designer Eimer Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh (Ireland), production designer Artur Pinheiro (Portugal), sound designer Gisle Tveito (Norway) and visual effects designer István Vajda (Hungary).
Here is the full list of winners:
Yorgos Mavropsaridis – The Favourite
European Costume Design
Sandy Powell – The Favourite
European Hair and Make-up
Nadia Stacey – The Favourite
Eduardo Esquide, Nacho Royo-Villanova and Laurent Chassaigne – A Twelve-Year Night [+see also:
interview: Álvaro Brechner
film profile] (Uruguay/Spain/Argentina/France/Germany)
European Visual Effects
Martin Ziebell, Sebastian Kaltmeyer, Néha Hirve, Jesper Brodersen and Torgeir Busch – About Endlessness [+see also:
interview: Roy Andersson
film profile] (Sweden/Germany/Norway)
The award recipients and Excellence Jury members will be guests at the 32nd European Film Awards on 7 December in Berlin. Please click here to see the list of nominees.
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