5th EFA Young Audience Award Includes Record 27 Countries
Young Juries Across Europe Screen Nominees GIRLS LOST, MISS IMPOSSIBLE and RAUF
The nominations were chosen by an international committee consisting of Melinda Boros (Clorofilm/Romania), Marjo Kovanen (Koulukino/Finland), Beata Marciniak (New Horizons Association/Poland), Marta Nieto Postigo (Drac Màgic/Spain) and Jakub Viktorin (Visegrad Film Forum/Slovakia).
On Young Audience Film Day on 8 May, the three nominated films will be screened to audiences of 12 – 14 year-olds in the following 27 countries across Europe:
GERMANY: Berlin & Erfurt
ISRAEL: Tel Aviv
FYR MACEDONIA: Skopje
MALTA: St Julian’s
THE NETHERLANDS: Amsterdam
SPAIN: Avilés & Barcelona
UKRAINE : Kyiv
And it is the young audience that will act as a jury and vote for the winner right after the screenings. In a truly European vote, jury speakers will then transmit the national results live via video conference to Erfurt (Germany) where the winner will be announced in an award ceremony streamed live on this website, a special website that offers further information about the nominated films and the participating cities.