Four animation films nominated for the European Film Awards 2017


The European Film Academy proudly announces the four nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2017. The nominations for this category have been determined by a committee comprised of EFA Board Deputy Chairman Antonio Saura (Spain), EFA Board Member Ira von Gienanth (Germany), EFA Member Anja Šošić (Poland), as well as CARTOON representatives Christian Davin (France), Moe Honan (Ireland) and Alessandro Rak (Italy).

The following films are nominated:

ETHEL & ERNEST
UK, Luxembourg
94 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Roger Mainwood
PRODUCED BY Camilla Deakin, Ruth Fielding & Stephan Roelants
ANIMATION: Peter Dodd

LOUISE BY THE SHORE
(LOUISE EN HIVER)
France, Canada
75 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Jean-François Laguionie
PRODUCED BY Jean-Pierre Lemouland & Galilé Gauvin-Marion
ANIMATION: Lionel Chauvin & Joahanna Bessière

LOVING VINCENT
Poland, UK
94 min
DIRECTED BY Dorota Kobiela & Hugh Welchman
WRITTEN BY Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman & Jacek Dehnel
PRODUCED BY Hugh Welchman, Ivan Mactaggart & Sean Bobbitt
ANIMATION: Piotr Kolski

ZOMBILLÉNIUM
France, Belgium
80 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY Arthur de Pins & Alexis Ducord
PRODUCED BY Henri Megalon & Léon Pérahia
ANIMATION: David Nasser

The nominated films will soon be submitted to the more than 3,000 EFA Members to elect the winner. The European Animated Feature Film 2017 will be presented at the 30th European Film Awards Ceremony on Saturday, 9 December, in Berlin.

EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY