In his home country of Denmark, Mads Mikkelsen is big. George Clooney big. He's been voted "sexiest man in the world," won the Danish equivalent of an Oscar and is the one star who consistently packs…
European Film Awards
London Eye: No award ceremony is perfectly logical. But some make perfect sense anyway, whereas others, to their detriment, take a bit more explaining. The European Film Awards fall into the second…
Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" and Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck's "The Lives of Others" lead the noms for this year's European Film Awards, with six apiece. Almodovar's return-to-his-roots drama…
The European Film Academy will present Roman Polanski with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming European Film Awards in Warsaw.
Michael Haneke's "Hidden" won the top prizes at the 18th European Film Awards in Berlin Saturday, including best film, director and actor for thesp Daniel Auteuil.
A new development funding program aimed at making European pics more competitive worldwide will bow Saturday, on the same day that the European Film Awards celebrate local cinema.
The European co-production has come of age but further growth is likely to be stunted by the rise of nationalistic film policies. The majority of European Film Awards nominees in 2005 are multiparty…
The ballot boxes for the European Film Awards have been sealed, and the winners will be unveiled in Berlin Dec. 3, but up to the very last, says the European Film Academy's acting chairman Nik…
European filmmaking is a magician's cabinet stuffed full of paradoxes, anomalies and inconsistencies. So what exactly is European cinema? "People don't say: I want to go and see a European film…
A selection of some of the mavericks, heroes, trailblazers and emerging talent to be found around the continent
Variety takes its annual romp through key European movies set to light up festivals, markets, arthouses and multiplexes in '06