Official Selection

The Official Selection process 2016 kicks off with the approval of the new LUX Prize Selection Panel by the Committee on Culture and Education. Please see the section “Selection Process” for further details.

The 2016 LUX Prize Selection Panel met between end of March and beginning of June to discuss on and select the ten films which will be part of the Official Selection. The LUX Prize 2016 Official Selection has been unveiled during the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

Official Competition

Three great films compete for the 2016 LUX Film Prize.

by
Leyla Bouzid
France, Tunisia, Belgium, United Arab Emirates
As I Open My Eyes by Leyla Bouzid
by
Claude Barras
Switzerland, France
My Life as a Courgette by Claude Barras
by
Maren Ade
Germany, Austria, Romania
Toni Erdmann by Maren Ade

10 films selected - Official Selection

by
Leyla Bouzid
France, Tunisia, Belgium, United Arab Emirates
|
102 min
As I Open My Eyes by Leyla Bouzid
by
Sean McAllister
United Kingdom
|
90 min
A Syrian Love Story by Sean McAllister
by
Ivo M Ferreira
Portugal
|
105
Letters From War by Ivo M Ferreira
by
Tobias Lindholm
Denmark
|
115 min
A War by Tobias Lindholm
by
Mia Hansen-Løve
France, Germany
|
100 min
Things to Come by Mia Hansen-Løve
by
Paolo Virzi
France, Italy
|
116 min
Like Crazy by Paolo Virzi
by
Claude Barras
Switzerland, France
|
66 min
My Life as a Courgette by Claude Barras
by
Cristi Puiu
France, Romania
|
173 min
Sieranevada by Cristi Puiu
by
Argyris Papadimitropoulos
Greece
|
104 min
Suntan by Argyris Papadimitropoulos
by
Maren Ade
Germany, Austria, Romania
|
162 min
Toni Erdmann by Maren Ade