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15-06-2018
On Tuesday 26 June, from 2pm to 7pm, the European Parliament will organise a conference on "Cultural Heritage in Europe: Linking Past and Future". The conference takes place against the backdrop of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018.  The event includes speeches by key institutional stakeholders, such as European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Antonio...
04-06-2018
The new partnership with Cinado announcement
The LUX Prize continues to bring European film closer to European audiences – this time, through the invaluable help of industry professionals. During the 71st Cannes Film Festival, the European Parliament initiative announced a new partnership with Cinando, through which the professional VoD platform will offer its users the chance to gain access to the LUX Prize finalists and, ultimately, help them spread across...
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...