Home Page

Latest news


Today, at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival, film celebrities backed the presentation of a manifesto to encourage citizens to vote in the European elections, which are about to take place in a few days' time, from 23-26 May, all across the member states of the European Union.

Drawn up by the Société des Réalisateurs de Films (SRF), the organiser of Cannes’ Directors’...

Cannes Festival Banner

As previously reported, the 72nd Cannes Film Festival will be welcoming the LUX Prize-approved talent once again this year (read news). But they are not the only LUX family members that will attend the biggest film event of the year, taking place from 14 to 25 May.

The LUX Prize will be involved in several events organised this year at the festival, with the presence of MEPs Silvia Costa, member of...

The LUX family packs for Cannes

Another year, another edition of the world’s most prestigious film event, the Cannes Film Festival. The 72nd edition of the festival, which will take place from 14 to 25 May, is gearing up to be one of the most exciting in years, boosting a line-up that sees many revered maestros alongside new and thrilling talents.

This year, the LUX family will be welcome to the Official Selection’s...

LUX Prize selection panel 2019

This year, the selection-panel meeting for the LUX Prize took place a little earlier than usual. It is normally organised in June, but the European elections, set to happen from 23-26 May, have pushed the rendezvous to be brought forward to 25 and 26 April. Last week, the European Parliament welcomed the members of the committee in charge of deciding the titles that will form part of the 2019 LUX Prize Official...


10 days in Venice for 28 young European film buffs!

Europa Cinemas, the LUX Film Prize and the Giornate degli Autori will turn the dream of 28 young filmgoers (one participant per member state of the European Union) into reality!

Since 2010,  co-organized with the LUX Film Prize (European Parliament) and Giornate degli Autori, in partnership with Cineuropa, this great initiative will allow 28 young...