European Film Awards
The European Film Awards were presented in Wroclaw, Poland on 11.12.16. The prestigious prizes went to European productions and actors in 11 categories.
We congratulate the Swiss director Claude Barras who won the Animated Feature Film award for "My Life as a Zucchini", which opened our festival this year. It will be screening in German cinemas from 16.02.2017 . The film has also been nominated for the 2017 Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature.
The Dutch directors Floor van der Meulen and Thomas Vroege won the European Short Film 2016 for their documentary "9 Days -6 From My Window in Aleppo", which had its world premiere in Leipzig. Congratulations to the whole team!
Further information at www.europeanfilmawards.eu