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Subtitled in the 24 official languages of the EU, Mediterranea, Mustang and Urok (The Lesson) - the three films of the 2015 LUX Prize Official Competition - travel together, from October 2015 to January 2016, visiting more than 40 cities of the 28 European Member States.

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15-04-2016
Selection Panel 2014
Another year, another LUX Prize! After the success of 2015, the 2016 LUX Prize kicks off with the approval of its Selection Panel. On 13 April, the Coordinators of the European Parliament’s Committee on Culture and Education endorsed the list of panelists for the new edition. They will have the task of proposing, watching and selecting the films for the award’s forthcoming Official Selection and...
11-04-2016
Finland, Malta and Romania: a new LUX Film Days instalment
All of the European Union member countries are being LUX-ed. The 2015 LUX Prize winner, Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s Mustang, and the two other finalists, Jonas Carpignano’s Mediterranea and Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov’s The Lesson, have been travelling around the whole continent ever since the LUX Film Days kicked-off back in October, delighting audiences of all kinds and natures. LUX Ambassador and 28 Times...
08-04-2016
Mustang, a case of (absolute) success
Taking a bow at Cannes, the world’s most important film festival, then again at the Oscars, the world’s most coveted film awards, taking a brief pit stop at the LUX Prize, the most relevant film prize given by a public institution, not forgetting the European Film Academy Awards, all the while being sold around the planet. It is, indeed, a dream case scenario – a very difficult achievement for any...
04-03-2016
2015 LUX Prize finalist Son of Saul has finally reached the summit by taking home the Oscar for Best Foreign-language Film. Last Sunday, the Hollywood victory of Laszlo Nemes’ unflinching film was the icing on the cake for its incredible journey: it was revealed in competition at Cannes, where it took home the Grand Prix, before going on to pocket a plethora of accolades, including a Golden Globe for Best...