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LUX Film Prize unveils the top 10 films
The Official Selection of the European Parliament’s 2015 LUX Film Prize will be unveiled in partnership with the 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) on 5 July 2015 at 18.30 at Hotel Thermal. The 10 films showcase the richness and diversity of European cinema, a wide range of new talents and a variety of genres and approaches. Three of the ten films will be screened across, and subtitled into all...
The 2015 LUX Prize selection process is coming to a close
The selection panel met in March, April, and in early June for the last time. The Official Selection will be unveiled at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival on 5th July. Watch Cineuropa's interview of the new members of the...
Ida comes out with audio description at the Brussels Film Festival
Paweł Pawlikowski's 2014 LUX Prize winner, Ida, will be screened in the Flagey cinema in Brussels for the first time ever with audio description on 12 June, during the Brussels Film Festival.   Every screening of Ida could be described as an...
The LUX Prize goes to Cannes
The LUX Prize 2015, which recently kicked off in Brussels with new members on its Selection Panel (read the news), is ready to move (temporarily) to sunnier climes. The French Riviera is to welcome the LUX Prize contingent during the upcoming Cannes...
Film in the Digital Era: Europe should ensure a better distribution of European films
The European Parliament adopted on April 28 a Report by Bogdan Wenta MEP on European Film in the Digital Era. The Report proposes to increase current spending on marketing and the promotion of European films, the introduction of film education, and...

Members of the Selection Panel

  • Peter
    Distributor, Festival Programmer
  • Mihai Cristian Chirilov
    Mihai Cristian
    Film Critic, Artistic Director of TIFF
  • Jose Luis Cienfuegos
    Jose Luis
    Director, Seville European Film Festival
  • Stephan De Potter
    Distributor, Cinéart
  • Fatima Djoumer
    International relations and events administrator, Europa Cinéma
  • Marion Döring
    Director of the European Film Academy, Producer European Film Awards
  • Jakub Duszynski
    Distributor, Gutek Films
  • Per Ericsson
    Responsible for Education and Teaching, Swedish Film Institute
  • Francesca Feder
    Producer of the 2012 LUX Prize winner "Io sono Li"
  • Giorgio Gosetti
    Director of Venise Days and partner in 28 Times Cinema
  • Paul Peter Huth
    Paul Peter
    Editor and Film Critic at ZDF
  • Ivana
    Cinema and Audiovisual expert
  • Yorgos Krassakopoulos
    Film Critic, Programmer of Thessaloniki Film Festival
  • Christophe Leparc
    Secretary-General, Directors' Firtnight, Cannes International Film Festival
  • Susan Newman-Baudais
    Project Manager, Eurimages – Council of Europe
  • Karel Och
    Film Critic and Artistic Director of Karlovy Vary Film Festival
  • Ewa Puszczyńska
    Opus Film, Producer of IDA, LUX Film Prize Winner 2014
  • Film critic, Film programmer advisor, Author
    Film critic for FilmComment.com, Sight & Sound, Film programmer advisor, Author
  • Mira Staleva
    Programmer, Sofia International Film Festival (IFF)
  • Matteo Zacchetti
    Creative Europe programme – MEDIA