Thirteen Films from CEE In EFA Feature Film Selection

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BERLIN: Thirteen films from the CEE are among the 46 titles which made it on the 2019 EFA Feature Film Selection list and are recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2019.

The 32nd European Film Awards gala will be held in Berlin on 7 December 2019.

Selected CEE Films:

I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians / Îmi este indiferent dacă în istorie vom intra ca barbari (Romania, Czech Republic, France, Bulgaria, Germany)
Directed by Radu Jude
Produced by Hi Film Productions
Coproduced by endorfilm, Les Films d‘Ici, Klas Film, Komplizen Film, ZFD/Arte, TVR
Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, the Czech Film Fund, the Bulgarian National Film Center

And Then We Danced / Da chven vitsekvet (Sweden, Georgia, France, Finland)
Directed by Levan Akin
Produced by French Quarter Film, Takes Film
Coproduced by AMA Productions, RMV Film, Inland Film in cooperation with Sveriges Television
Supported by the Georgian National Film Center

Bad Poems / Rossz versek (France, Hungary)
Directed by Gábor Reisz

Clergy (Poland)
Directed by Wojciech Smarzowski
Produced by Profil Film Jacek Rzehak
Coproduced by Showmax, Moderator Inwestycje, Atlas Sztuki, Tovares, Studio Metrage, Kino Świat, Krakow Festival Office, Narodowy Instytut Audiowizualny
Supported by the Polish Film Institute

God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya / Gospod postoi, imeto i' e Petrunija (North Macedonia, Belgium, France, Croatia, Slovenia)
Directed by Teona Strugar Mitevska
Produced by Sisters and Brother Mitevski
Coproduced by Entre Chien et Loup, Deuxième Ligne Films, EZ Films, Spiritus movens, Vertigo
Supported by the Macedonian Film Agency, the Belgium Film and Tax Shelter, the Slovenian Film Center , the Croatian Audiovisual Centre and Eurimages

High Life (Germany, France, USA, UK, Poland)
Directed by Claire Denis
Produced by Pandora Film
Coproduced by Alcatraz Films, Apocalypse Films, Andrew Lauren Productions, Arte France Cinéma, Madants
Supported by the Polish Film Institute

I Was at Home, But / Ich war Zuhause, aber (Germany, Serbia)
Directed by Angela Schanelec
Produced by Nachmittagfilm
Coproduced by Dart Film & Video, ZDF/3sat
Supported by Film Center Serbia

Jumpman / Podbrosy (Russia, Ireland, Lithuania, France)
Directed by Ivan I. Tverdovsky
Produced by New People Company
Coproduced by Film and Music Entertainment, Tremora, Arizona Production
Supported by the Ministry of Culture of Russia, the Lithuanian Film Center, Eurimages

Mr. Jones (Poland, Ukraine, UK)
Directed by Agnieszka Holland
Produced by Film Produkcja
Coproduced by the Polish Film Institute, the Ukrainian State Film Agency, Creative Scotland, BFI Film Fund

Oleg / Olegs (Latvia, Belgium, Lithuania, France)
Directed by Juris Kursietis
Produced by Tasse Film (Latvia)
Coproduced by InScript (Lithuania), Iota Production (Belgium), Arizona Productions (France)
Supported by the National Film Centre of Latvia, Centre du Cinéma et de l’Audiovisuel, Belgian Tax Incentives, Eurimages, the Lithuanian Film Centre

Stitches/ Savovi (Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia)
Directed by Miroslav Terzić
Produced by West End Production
Coproduced by Nora Production Group, Spiritus Movens, SCCA/PRO.BA
Supported by Film Center Serbia, the Croatian Audiovisual Centre, the Sarajevo Film Fund, the Slovenian Film Centre

The Whistlers / La Gomera (Romania, France, Germany)
Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu
Produced by 42 KM FILM
Coproduced by Les Films du Worso, Komplizen Film, Arte Grand Accord
Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, Eurimages

Werewolf / Wilkolak (Poland, Netherlands, Germany)
Directed by Adrian Panek
Produced by Balapolis
Coproduced by TVP, Rosco Polska, Twenty Twenty Vision Filmproduktion GmbH, House of Netherhorror
Supported by the Polish Film Institute, Polsko-Niemiecki Fundusz Filmowy, Nederlands Filmfonds, the Netherlands Film Production Incentive

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