Nominated Short Films

Press release # 13/2010

The Short Film Nominees for the 23rd European Film Awards

The final nominee has just been announced at the International Short Film Festival in Drama (Greece):

Drama Short Film Nominee for the European Film Awards 2010
ITT VAGYOK (Here I Am)
by Bálint Szimler
Hungary 2010, 36′, fiction

The list of nominated short films is now complete. The short film initiative is organised by the European Film Academy in co-operation with fifteen film festivals throughout Europe. At each of these festivals, an independent jury presents one of the European short films in competition with a nomination in the short film category of the European Film Awards. Among the fifteen nominated short films there are fiction films, documentaries and animation films, representing 14 European countries. The 2,300 members of the European Film Academy will now vote for the winner.

The overall winner will be presented during the Awards Ceremony on Saturday, 4 December, in Tallinn/Estonia.

The European Film Awards 2010 are presented by the European Film Academy e.V. and EFA Productions gGmbH with the support of European Capital of Culture Tallinn 2011, Estonian Ministry of Culture, the City of Tallinn, Estonian Cultural Endowment, Enterprise Estonia, Estonian Public Broadcasting, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival and BDG.

EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY SHORT FILM 2010
- The Nominations –

EFA Short Film Nominee Ghent
AMOR
by Thomas Wangsmo (Norway 2009, 14′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Valladolid
AMPELMANN (Lights)
by Giulio Ricciarelli (Germany 2009, 14’, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Cork
LES ESCARGOTS DE JOSEPH (Joseph’s Snails)
by Sophie Roze (France 2009, 12’, animation)

EFA Short Film Nominee Angers
BLIJF BIJ ME, WEG (Stay, Away)
by Paloma Aguilera Valdebenito (the Netherlands 2009, 24’, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Rotterdam
ØNSKEBØRN (Out of Love)
by Birgitte Stærmose (Denmark 2009, 29′, documentary)

EFA Short Film Nominee Berlin
VENUS VS ME
by Nathalie Teirlinck (Belgium 2009, 27′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Tampere
LUMIKKO (The Little Snow Animal)
by Miia Tervo (Finland 2009, 19′, documentary)

EFA Short Film Nominee Cracow
TUSSILAGO
by Jonas Odell (Sweden 2010, 14′, documentary animation)

EFA Short Film Nominee Grimstad
HANOI - WARSZAWA (Hanoi - Warsaw)
by Katarzyna Klimkiewicz (Poland 2009, 30′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Edinburgh
MARÍA’S WAY
by Anne Milne (UK/Spain 2009, 16′, documentary)

EFA Short Film Nominee Vila do Conde
TALLERES CLANDESTINOS
by Catalina Molina (Austria/Argentina 2010, 40′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Sarajevo
RENDEZ-VOUS A STELLA-PLAGE (Rendezvous in Stella-Plage)
by Shalimar Preuss (France 2009, 18′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Locarno
DIARCHIA (Diarchy)
by Ferdinando Cito Filomarino (Italy/France 2010, 20′, fiction)

EFA Short Film Nominee Venice
THE EXTERNAL WORLD
by David OReilly (Germany 2010, 15′, animation)

EFA Short Film Nominee Drama
ITT VAGYOK (Here I Am)
by Bálint Szimler (Hungary 2010, 36′, fiction)

Berlin, 28 September 2010