An interview given ahead of the European Film Awards which takes place in Berlin on the 9th December.

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For this year’s ceremony, guests will include EFA founder and president Wim Wenders, chairwoman Agnieszka Holland, honorary award recipients Aleksandr Sokurov and Julie Delpy, and the nominees, among them Claes BangJuliette BinocheIldikó EnyediJosef HaderYorgos LanthimosSergei LoznitsaRuben ÖstlundFrançois Ozon and Andrey Zvyagintsev.

The European Film Awards annually honour the greatest achievements in European cinema. Voted for by the members of the European Film Academy, over 3,000 filmmakers from across Europe, the awards are presented in a total of 20 categories.

First celebrated in 1988, the Awards Ceremony takes place in Berlin every second year. In the other years, the Awards travel: London, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Warsaw, Copenhagen, Tallinn, Valletta, Riga, …