Focus on Attenberg

The greek film Attenberg takes part to the Official Selection of the LUX Prize 2011. It tells the story of Marina. Finding the human species strange and repellent, she keeps her distance. She observes it through songs of suicide,...

Focus on A Torinói ló (The Turin Horse)

A Torinói ló (The Turin Horse) is one of the ten films of the Official Selection of the LUX Prize 2011. It is freely inspired by an episode that marked the end of philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche’s career. On January...

"European Cinema in the Digital Era" sends a political signal to the film industry, by Piotr Borys

The report "European Cinema in the Digital Era", which will be discussed today at the European Parliament, serves first and foremost as an invitation to consider the very function of cinema – what role does it play in the new digital era?

European Parliament LUX film Prize 2011: ten films competing unveiled

The European Parliament unveiled, in the frame of the 46th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF), the ten films pre-selected to compete for this year’s LUX Prize. These films, (co)produced in Denmark, Finland, France, Germany,...

LUX Prize 2011 Official Selection to be chosen on June 23 in Brussels

The LUX 2011 Prize Selection Panel will meet on June 23 in Brussels to choose the ten films for the LUX Prize 2011 Official Selection, which reflects the excellence of European cinema, the richness and diversity of the European cultural landscape...