Four animation films nominated for the European Film Awards 2019

Four animation films nominated for the European Film Awards 2019


The European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announce the nominations for the award category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2019.

The nominations were determined by a committee comprised of EFA Board Deputy Chairman Antonio Saura (Spain), EFA Board Member Graziella Bildesheim (Italy) and producer Paul Young (Ireland) as well as, representing CARTOON, the European Association of Animation Film, film critic Stéphane Dreyfus (France), producer Kristine M. I. Knudsen (Germany) and director Janno Põldma (Estonia). 

The following films are nominated:

 

  • BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES    
    BUÑUEL EN EL LABERINTO DE LAS TORTUGAS
      
    Spain, The Netherlands
    DIRECTED BY Salvador Simó
    WRITTEN BY Eligio Montero & Salvador Simó
    PRODUCED BY Manuel Cristobal, José Fernández de Vega & Bruno Felix
    ANIMATION Manolo Galiana

  • I LOST MY BODY 
    J'AI PERDU MON CORPS 

    France
    DIRECTED BY Jérémy Clapin
    WRITTEN BY Jérémy Clapin & Guillaume Laurant
    PRODUCED BY Marc du Pontavice
    ANIMATION David Nasser

  • MARONA'S FANTASTIC TALE    
    L'EXTRAORDINAIRE VOYAGE DE MARONA
      
    France, Romania, Belgium
    DIRECTED BY Anca Damian
    WRITTEN BY Anghel Damian
    PRODUCED BY Anca Damian, Ron Dyens & Tomas Leyers
    ANIMATION Dan Panaitescu, Chloé Roux, Loïc Espouche & Mathieu Labaye

  • THE SWALLOWS OF KABUL 
    LES HIRONDELLES DE KABOUL
      
    France, Luxembourg, Switzerland 
    DIRECTED BY Zabou Breitman & Éléa Gobbé-Mévellec
    WRITTEN BY Zabou Breitman, Sebastien Tavel & Patricia Mortagne
    PRODUCED Reginald de Guillebon
    ANIMATION Éléa Gobbé-Mévellec
The nominated films will soon be submitted to the more than 3,600 EFA Members to elect the winner. The European Animated Feature Film 2019 will then be presented at the 32nd European Film Awards Ceremony on Saturday, 7 December, in Berlin.