Nominations for the European Film Awards 2016

Nominations for the European Film Awards 2016


The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2016. Based on a list of films provided by CARTOON, as well as on individual film submissions, a committee decided on these nominations. The committee consisted of EFA Board Member Antonio Saura, producer (Spain), director Tomm Moore (Ireland) and producer Anja Šošić (Poland), as well as CARTOON representatives Karsten Kiilerich (Denmark), Marc Du Pontavice (France), and Vincent Tavier (Belgium).  

The following films are nominated:

MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI
MA VIE DE COURGETTE
Switzerland, France; 66 min.
DIRECTED BY: Claude Barras
WRITTEN BY: Céline Sciamma
PRODUCED BY: Max Karli
ANIMATION: Kim Keukeleire

PSICONAUTAS, THE FORGOTTEN CHILDREN
PSICONAUTAS, LOS NIÑOS OLVIDADOS
Spain; 75 min.
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Alberto Vázquez & Pedro Rivero
PRODUCED BY: Farruco Castroman, Carlos Juarez & Luis Tosar
ANIMATION: Krhis Cembe

THE RED TURTLE
LA TORTUE ROUGE
France, Belgium; 80 min.
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Michael Dudok De Wit
PRODUCED BY: Vincent Maraval
ANIMATION: Michael Dudok De Wit

The nominated films will soon be submitted to the over 3,000 EFA Members to elect the winner. The European Animated Feature Film 2016 will then be presented at the European Film Awards Ceremony in Wroclaw, Poland (European Capital of Culture 2016) - streamed live on www.europeanfilmawards.eu