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LUX Prize 2008

by
Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
Le silence de Lorna
The LUX Prize 2008 was awarded on 22 October 2008 to the Belgian film Le silence de Lorna (Lorna's silence), directed by Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne. It was designated by the MEPs who saw one or more films.
As for previous laureate, Parliament payed to subtitle Welcome into the EU's 23 official languages and for it to be adapted for the visually or hearing impaired. It also funded the production of a 35 mm print for each Member State.

3 films competing - Official Competition

Three great films competed for the LUX Prize 2008:
, and Delta by Kornél Mundruczó
, and Le silence de Lorna (Lorna's silence) by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
, and Občan Havel (Citizen Havel) by Miroslav Janek and Pavel Koutecký
by
Kornél Mundruczó
Delta
by
Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
Le silence de Lorna
by
Miroslav Janek and Pavel Koutecký
Občan Havel

10 films selected - Official Selection

Ten great films were selected for the LUX Prize 2008:
, and Delta by Kornél Mundruczó
, and Il resto de la notte by Francesco Munzi
, and Le silence de Lorna (Lorna's silence) by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
, and Občan Havel (Citizen Havel) by Miroslav Janek and Pavel Koutecký
, and Revanche by Götz Spielmann
, and Sügisball (Autumn Ball) by Veiko Õunpuu
, and Svetat E Golyam I Spasenie Debne Otvsyakade (The World Is Big And Salvation Lurks Around The Corner) by Stephan Komandarev
, and Sztuczki (Tricks) by Andrzej Jakimowski
, and To Verdener (Worlds Apart) by Niels Arden Oplev
, and Wolke 9 (Cloud Nine) by Andreas Dresen
by
Kornél Mundruczó
Delta
by
Francesco Munzi
Il resto de la notte
by
Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
Le silence de Lorna
by
Miroslav Janek and Pavel Koutecký
Občan Havel
by
Götz Spielmann
Revanche
by
Veiko Õunpuu
Sügisball
by
Andrzej Jakimowski
Sztuczki
by
Niels Arden Oplev
To Verdener
by
Andreas Dresen
Wolke 9