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21-06-2017
Sunday 2 July will see the unveiling of the 2017 LUX Prize Official Selection. Once again, the LUX Prize has chosen the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival to announce the ten films that will comprise the 2017 Official Selection: ten films carefully selected to provide a comprehensive panorama of the best current European cinema. The LUX Selection Panel recently met at the European Parliament in Brussels (read...
12-06-2017
After having been endorsed by the Coordinators of the European Parliament’s Committee on Culture and Education on 22 March, the members for the 2017 LUX Prize Selection Panel will meet today (12 June) and tomorrow (13 June) at the European Parliament in Brussels, in order to select the films for the award’s forthcoming Official Selection and Competition. The Official Selection will then be announced at...
17-05-2017
The 2017 edition of the most star-studded gathering in Europe, the Cannes Film Festival, will see a number of LUX Prize-approved talents return to the Croisette. German director Fatih Akin (2007 LUX Prize winner for The Edge of Heaven) will return to the Palme d’Or competition with his new film, In the Fade, a revenge thriller starring Diane Kruger. Hungarian filmmaker Kornél Mundruczó (2008 LUX...
17-05-2017
Every May, Cannes becomes the place to be for everyone working in the film industry. The crème de la crème of European (and worldwide) talent attends the city on the French Riviera in search of promotion opportunities – and the LUX Prize will also be there with its unconditional support. European Parliament Vice-President Evelyne Gebhart will visit the Cannes Film Festival on behalf of the LUX...
28-04-2017
One of the oldest film festivals in Romania, which expands with each new edition, the European Film Festival is about to reach its 21st edition, which will kick off on 4 May with Aki Kaurismaki’s The Other Side of Hope. The festival will screen more than 60 films in Bucharest, Iaşi, Târgu Mureş, Gura Humorului and Timişoara. The selection features some of the newest European films, and more than 35...