EFA completes 2020 feature film selection
- Films by Milcho Manchevski, François Ozon and Thomas Vinterberg, among others, join the 32 titles already announced
Due to Covid-19 and the related restrictions, the European Film Awards Feature Film Selection 2020 was announced in two steps: 32 films were already announced in August (read news), with the six titles added today, the list is now complete. Together, the 38 films from part 1 and 2 form the EFA Feature Film Selection, the list of feature-length fiction films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2020. The films have been selected by a committee consisting of the EFA Board and invited experts such as Italy's Giorgio Gosetti (festival programmer), Germany's Kathrin Kohlstedde (festival programmer), Spain's Paz Lazaro (festival programmer), Russia's Mary Nazari (exhibitor), Lithuania's Edvinas Pukšta (festival programmer) and France's Agathe Valentin (sales agent).
In the coming weeks, the over 3,800 members of the European Film Academy will screen the 38 selected films and vote for the nominations in the categories European Film, Director, Actor, Actress and Screenwriter. The nominations will then be announced on 7 November at the Seville European Film Festival in Spain. An 8-member jury will decide on the award recipients in the categories European Cinematography, Editing, Production Design, Costume Design, Make-up & Hair, Original Score, Sound and Visual Effects. The 33rd European Film Awards with the presentation of the winners will take place on 12 December.
The new selected titles:
Another Round [+see also:
film profile] - Thomas Vinterberg (Denmark/Netherlands/Sweden)
Enfant terrible [+see also:
film profile] - Oskar Roehler (Germany)
Slalom [+see also:
interview: Charlène Favier
film profile] - Charlène Favier (France)
Summer of 85 [+see also:
film profile] - François Ozon (France/Belgium)
The Big Hit - Emmanuel Courcol (France)
Willow [+see also:
interview: Milcho Manchevski
interview: Sara Klimoska
film profile] - Milcho Manchevski (North Macedonia/Hungary/Belgium/Albania)
The previously selected titles are here.
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