Monday, July 15, 2024

The 2022 European Film Award (EFA) Nominations

The nominations for the 35th European Film Awards (EFA) were announced today representing the best in European cinema for 2022. They will be presented December 10th, 2022.

​European Film
Alcarràs (Spain/Italy): Directed by Carla Simón, Producers María Zamora, Stefan Schmitz, Tono Folguera & Giovanni Pompili
Close (Belgium/France/Netherlands): Directed by Lukas Dhont, Producers Michiel Dhont, Dirk Impens, Michel Saint-Jean, Laurette Schillings, Arnold Heslenfeld, Frans van Gestel & Jacques-Henri Bronckart
Corsage (Austria/Luxembourg/Germany/France): Directed by Marie Kreutzer, Producers Alexander Glehr, Johanna Scherz, Bernard Michaux, Jonas Dornbach, Janine Jackowski, Maren Ade & Jean-Christophe Reymond
Holy Spider (Denmark/Germany/Sweden/France): Directed by Ali Abbasi, Producers Sol Bondy & Jacob Jarek
Triangle Of Sadness (Sweden/Germany/France/United Kingdom): Directed by Ruben Östlund, Producers Erik Hemmendorff & Philippe Bober

European Director
Lukas Dhont – Close
Marie Kreutzer – Corsage
Jerzy Skolimowski – EO
Ali Abbasi – Holy Spider
Alice Diop – Saint Omer
Ruben Östlund – Triangle Of Sadness

European Actress
Vicky Krieps – Corsage
Zar Amir Ebrahimi – Holy Spider
Léa Seydoux – One Fine Morning
Penélope Cruz – Parallel Mothers
Meltem Kaptan – Rabiye Kurnaz Vs. George W. Bush

European Actor
Paul Mescal – Aftersun
Eden Dambrine – Close
Elliott Crosset Hove – Godland
Pierfrancesco Favino – Nostalgia
Zlatko Burić – Triangle Of Sadness

European Screenwriter
Carla Simón & Arnau Vilaró – Alcarràs
Kenneth Branagh – Belfast
Lukas Dhont & Angelo Tijssens – Close
Ali Abbasi & Afshin Kamran Bahrami – Holy Spider
Ruben Östlund – Triangle Of Sadness

European Comedy
Cop Secret (Iceland)
The Divide (France)
The Good Boss (Spain)

European Animated Feature Film
Little Nicholas – Happy As Can Be
My Love Affair With Marriage
My Neighbor’s Neighbors
No Dogs Or Italians Allowed

European Documentary
A House Made Of Splinters (Denmark/ Sweden/Finland/ Ukraine): Director – Simon Lereng Wilmont
Girl Gang (Switzerland): Director – Susanne Regina Meures
Mariupolis 2 (Lithuania/ France/ Germany): Director – Mantas Kvedaravičius
The Balcony Movie (Poland): Director – Paweł Łoziński
The March On Rome (Italy): Director – Mark Cousins

European Discovery – Prix Fipresci
107 Mothers (Slovakia/ Czech Republic/ Ukraine): Director – Peter Kerekes
Love According To Dalva (Belgium/ France): Director – Emmanuelle Nicot
Other People (Poland/ France): Director – Aleksandra Terpińska
Pamfir (Ukraine/ France/ Poland/ Germany/ Chile): Director – Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
Small Body (Italy/ Slovenia/ France): Director – Laura Samani
Sonne (Austria): Director – Kurdwin Ayub

European Short Film
Granny’s Sexual Life
Ice Merchants
Love, Dad
Techno, Mama
Will My Parents Come To See Me

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Matt Neglia
Matt Neglia
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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