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22-05-2018
Hirokazu Kore-eda with his Palme d'Or, standing in front of jury chair Cate Blanchett
CANNES 2018: Hirokazu Kore-eda’s film has scooped the top prize, while other names on the winners’ list include Europeans Alice Rohrwacher, Marcello Fonte, Pawel Pawlikowski and Jean-Luc Godard. In the end, it was a blend of emotion and finesse that won over the jury chaired by Cate Blanchett, as the Palme d'Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival was handed to the understated Shoplifters by Japan...
23-04-2018
The LUX family starts packing for Cannes
If you are a cinephile, you have probably been waiting for this moment for a long time: the 71st Cannes Film Festival line-up is finally (completely) unveiled! The festival will welcome a wide array of films fresh out of the oven –no less than 95 feature films, including all of the titles its various selections– that will make the world film industry’s gaze turn to the Croisette from 9 to 18 May...
19-04-2018
28 Times Cinema
The LUX Film Prize, Europa Cinemas,  Giornate degli Autori- in partnership with Cineauropa,  will turn the dream of 28 young filmgoers into reality! Since 2010, the European Parliament has supported the 28 TIMES CINEMA project which gives the opportunity to 28 young film-lovers, selected through the cinemas of the Europa Cinemas Network, to represent each of the 28 European countries at the Mostra...
19-03-2018
Selection Panel 2018
Four months after Amanda Kernell’s beloved Sámi Blood received the 2017 LUX Prize (read the news), the European Parliament is ready once again to highlight the most relevant productions of the film season that is already well under way. The 2018 LUX Prize edition kicks off with a renewed will to make cinema the cultural and social lighthouse of an adrift Europe. On 19 March, the Coordinators of the...