• MEDIA funded films at Cannes Film Festival 2023

    MEDIA funded films at Cannes Film Festival 2023

    Official Selection - Competition

    Club Zero, by Jessica Hausner

    La chimera, by Alice Rohrwacher

    Kidnapped (Rapito), by Marco Bellocchio

    Four Daughters (Les Filles d'Olfa), by Kaouther Ben Hania - L’ŒIL D'OR - YEAR OF THE DOCUMENTARY (EX ÆQUO)

    Official Selection - Out of Competition

    Jeanne du Barry, by Maïwenn Le Besco

    Cannes Première                     

    Along Came Love (Le temps d'aimer), by Katell Quillévéré

    Special Screenings       

    Robot Dreams, by Pablo Berger

    Marguerite’s Theoreme (Le théorème de Marguerite), by Anna Novion - CST Young Film Technician Award to Anne-Sophie Delseries, head set designer for the film

    Un Certain Regard

    The Settlers (Los colonos), by Felipe Gálvez

    Parallel sections of the Cannes Film Festival

    International Critics' Week (Semaine de la Critique)

    Tiger Stripes, by Amanda Nell Eu

    Directors' Fortnight (La Quinzaine des Cineastes)

    The Other Laurens (L’autre Laurens), by Claude Schmitz

    Creatura, by Elena Martín Gimeno - Europa Cinemas Cannes Label

    The Birthday Party (Il compleanno di Enrico), by Francesco Sossai

    La sélection de l'ACID -

    Machtat, by Sonia Ben Slama

  • MEDIA funded films at D'A Barcelona Film Festival 2023

    MEDIA funded films at D'A Barcelona Film Festival 2023

    Opening Session:

    Chronique d'une liaison passagère ('Diary of a Fleeting Affair'), by Emmanuel Mouret (France, 2022)

    Direccions Section:

    The Happiest Man in the Worldby Teona Strugar Mitevska ((Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Slovenia, 2022) 

    Les Amandiers ('Forever Young'), by Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (France, Italy, 2022) 

    Fuego fatuo ('Will-o'-the-Wisp'), by João Pedro Rodrigues (Portugal, France, 2022) 

    Il Boemo, by Petr Václav (Czech Republic, Italy, Slovenia, 2022)

    Sspecial Sessions:

    Unicorns, by Àlex Lora (Spain, 2023)

    Talents Section:

    Tommy Guns, by Carlos Conceição (Portugal, France, Angola, 2022) 

    Pamfir, by Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk (Ukraine, France, Poland, Chile, Luxembourg, 2022)

    Un impulso colectivo:

    Upon Entry, by Alejandro Rojas, Juan Sebastián Vasquez (Spain, 2022)


    The Quiet Girl, by Colm Bairéad (Ireland, 2022)

    Focus (Joanna Hogg):

    Exhibition, by Joanna Hogg (UK, 2013)

  • MEDIA funded films at Malaga Film Festival 2023

    MEDIA funded films at Malaga Film Festival 2023

    Official Section - Competition:

    Sica, by Carla Subirana (Spain)

    Upon Entry, by Alejandro Rojas and Juan Sebastián Vásquez (Spain). Silver Biznaga for Best Male Performance (Alberto Ammann)

    Unicorns, by Àlex Lora (Spain)

    Mosaico - International Panorama:

    Rise, by Cédric Klapisch (France, Belgium, Netherlands). Silver Biznaga Audience Award for the Best Film of this section

    The Lulus, by Yann Samuell (France)

    Zonazine Feature Films - Official Section:

    Matar cangrejos, by Omar Al Abdul Razzak (Spain). 2 awards: Silver Biznaga to the Best Spanish Film and Silver Biznaga to the Best Female Interpretation (Paula Campos) 

    Diógenes, by Leonardo Barbuy La Torre (France, Perú, Colombia). 2 awards: Silver Biznaga to the Best Ibero-American Film and Silver Biznaga to the Best Director (Leonardo Barbuy La Torre).

    Documentaries feature films - Official Section:

    La Singla, by Paloma Zapata (Spain, Germany)

    Short films - Official Section - Programa 4:

    Lava, by Carmen Jiménez (Spain)


    La Maternal, by Pilar Palomero (Spain)

  • MEDIA funded films at the Berlinale 2023

    MEDIA funded films at the Berlinale 2023

    Berlinale - Competition:

    Irgendwann werden wir uns alles erzählen (Someday We'll Tell Each Other Everything), by Emily Atef (Germany)

    Tótem, by Lila Avilés (Mexico, Denmark, France). Best Film of Competition by the Ecumenical jury

    Berlinale Special:

    Seneca (Seneca - On the Creation of Earthquakes), by Robert Schwentke (Germany, Morocco)

    Sonne und Beton (Sun and Concrete), by David Wnendt (Germany)

    Berlinale Series:

    Der Schwarm (The Swarm), by Barbara Eder, Luke Watson and Philipp Stölzl (Germany, Belgium)

    Agent, by Nikolaj Lie Kaas (Denmark)


    Adentro mío estoy bailando (The Klezmer project), by Leandro Koch and Paloma Schachmann (Austria, Argentina). GWFF Best First Feature Award


    El Castillo (The Castle), by Martin Benchimol (France, Argentina)

    Inside, by Vasilis Katsoupis (Greece, Germany, Belgium)

    Silver Haze, by Sacha Polak (Netherlands, UK). Teddy Jury Award

    La Sirène (The Siren), by Sepideh Farsi (France, Germanya, Luxembourg, Belgium)

    La Bête dans la jungle (The Beast in the Jungle), by Patric Chiha (France, Belgium, Austria)


    Cidade Rabat, by Susana Nobre (Portugal, France)

    Generation K Plus:

    Helt super ('Just Super'), by Rasmus A. Sivertsen (Norway)

    Mary, Tansey und die Reise in die Nacht (A Greyhound of a Girl), by Enzo d'Alò (Luxembourg, Italy, Ireland, UK, Latvia, Estonia, Germany)

    Le proprietà dei metalli (The Properties of Metals), by Antonio Bigini (Italy)

    Generation 14 Plus:

    Sica, by Carla Subirana (Spain)

    Le Paradis (The Lost Boys), by Zeno Graton (Belgium, France)

    Almamula, by Juan Sebastián Torales (France, Italy, Argentina)

  • MEDIA funded films nominated for the French Cesar Awards 2023

    MEDIA funded films nominated for the French Cesar Awards 2023

    Pacifiction - Tourment sur les îles, by Albert Serra (France, Spain, Germany, Portugal, 2022). 9 nominations, 2 awards:

    Best Film

    Best Direction (Albert Serra)

    Best Actor (Benoît Magimel) WINNER

    Best Photography (Artur Tort) WINNER

    Best sound (Jordi Ribas, Benjamin Laurent, Bruno Tarrière)

    Best Original Score (Marc Verdaguer, Joe Robinson)

    Best Costumes (Praxedes de Vilallonga)

    Best Artistic Direction (Sebastian Vogler)

    Best Visual Effects (Marco del Bianco)

    La Nuit du 12 (The Night of the 12th), by Dominik Moll (France, Belgium, 2022). 10 nominations, 6 awards:

    Best Film WINNER

    Best Direction (Dominik Moll) WINNER

    Best Supporting Actor (Bouli Lanners) WINNER

    Best New Actor (Bastien Bouillon) WINNER

    Best Adapted Screenplay (Gilles Marchand, Dominik Moll) WINNER

    Best Original Score (Olivier Marguerit)

    Best Sound (François Maurel, Olivier mortier, Luc Thomas) WINNER

    Best Photography (Patrick Ghiringhelli)

    Best Editing (Laurent Rouan)

    Best Artistic Direction (Michel Barthélémy)

    L'Innocent (The Innocent), by Louis Garrel (France, 2022). 11 nominations, 2 awards:

    Best Film
    Best Director (Louis Garrel)
    Best Actor (Louis Garrel)
    Best Supporting Actress (Noémie Marlant) WINNER
    Best Supporting Actress (Anouk Grinberg)
    Best Supporting Actor (Roschdy Zem)
    Best original screenplay (Louir Garrel, Tanguy Viel, Naïla Guiguet) WINNER
    Best Original Score (Grégoire Hetzel)
    Best Sound (Laurent Benaïm, Alexis Meynet, Olivier Guillaume)
    Best Editing (Pierre Deschamps)
    Best Costume (Corinne Bruand)

    Les Amandiers (Forever Young), by Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (France, Italy, 2022). 7 nominations, 1 award:

    Best Film

    Best Original Screenplay (Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Noémie Lvovsky, Agnès de Sacy)

    Best Supporting Actor (Micha Lescot)

    Best New Actress (Nadia Tereszkiewicz) WINNER

    Best Photography (Julien Poupard)

    Best Artistic Direction (Emmanuelle Duplay)

    Best Costumes (Caroline de Vivaise)

    Saint Omer, by Alice Diop (France, 2022). 4 nominations, 1 award:
    Best Opera Prima WINNER
    Best New Actress (Guslagie Malanda)
    Best Original Screenplay (Alice Diop, Amrita David, Marie Ndiaye)
    Best Cinematography (Claire Mathon)

    Coupez! (Final Cut), by Michel Hazanavicius (França, EUA, Japó, 2022). 2 nominations:

    Best Adapted Screenplay (Michel Hazanavicius)

    Best Original Score (Alexandre Desplat)

    Peter von Kant, by François Ozon (France, Belgium, 2022). 2 nominations:

    Best Actor (Denis Ménochet)

    Best New Actor (Stefan Crepon)

    Simone - Le voyage du siècle (Simone, a Woman of the Century), by Olivier Dahan (France, 2022). 2 nominations, 2 awards:

    Best Artistic Direction (Christian Marti) WINNER

    Best Costumes (Gigi Lepage) WINNER

    Allons enfants (Rookies), by Thierry Demaizière, Alban Teurlai (France, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best Documentary Film

    As bestas (The Beasts), by Rodrigo Sorogoyen (Spain, France, 2022). 1 nomination, 1 award:

    Best Foreign Film WINNER

    Chronique d'une liaison passagère (Diary of a Fleeting Affair), by Emmanuel Mouret (France, 2022). 1 nomination

    Best actor (Vincent Macaigne)

    Les cinq diables (The Five Devils), by Léa Mysius (France, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best Visual Effects (Guillaume Marien)

    Close, by Lukas Dhont (Belgium, France, Netherlands, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best foreign film

    Boy from Heaven (La consipiration du Caire), by Tarik Saleh (Sweden, France, Finland, Denmark, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best foreign film

    En attendant Bojangles (Waiting for Bojangles), by Régis Roinsard (France, 2021). 1 nomination:

    Best costumes (Emmanuelle Youchnovski)

    Eo, by Jerzy Skolimowski (Poland, Italy, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best foreign film 

    Jane par Charlotte (Jane by Charlotte), by Charlotte Gainsbourg (France, 2021). 1 nomination:

    Best documentary film

    Les jeunes amants (The Young Lovers), by Carine Tardieu (France, Belgium, 2021). 1 nomination:

    Best actress (Fanny Ardant)

    Moje Slunce Maad (My Sunny Maad / Ma Famille Afghane), by Michaela Pavlátová (Czech Republic, France, Slovakia, 2021). 1 nomination:

    Best animation film WINNER

    Notre-Dame brûle (Notre-Dame On Fire), by Jean-Jacques Annaud (France, 2022). 1 nomination, 1 award:

    Best Visual Effects (Laurens Ehrmann) WINNER

    Ouistreham (Between Two Worlds), by Emmanuel Carrère (France, 2021). 1 nomination:

    Best actress (Juliette Binoche)

    Les Passagers de la nuit (The Passengers of the Night), by Mikhäel Hers (France, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best Original Score (Anton Sanko)

    Revoir Paris (Paris Memories), by Alice Winocour (France, 2022). 1 nomination, 1 award:

    Best actress (Virginie Efira) WINNER

    Triangle of Sadness (Sans Filtre), by Ruben Östlund (Suècia, UK, EUA, França, Grècia, 2022). 1 nomination:

    Best foreign film


  • MEDIA funded films nominated for the Goya Awards 2023

    MEDIA funded films nominated for the Goya Awards 2023

    Alcarràs, by Carla Simón (Spain, Italy, 2021), 11 nominations:

    Best Film
    Best Direction (Carla Simón)
    Best original screenplay (Arnau Vilaró, Carla Simón)
    Best New Actor (Albert Bosch)
    Best New Actor (Jordi Pujol Dolcet)
    Best new actress (Anna Otín)
    Best Production Direction (Elisa Sirvent)
    Best Director of Photography (Daniela Cajías)
    Best Editing (Anna Pfaff)
    Best art direction (Mònica Bernuy)
    Best sound (Eva Valiño, Thomas Giorgi, Alejandro Castillo)

    As Bestas, by Rodrigo Sorogoyen (Spain, France, 2022), 17 nominations, 9 awards:

    Best film WINNER
    Best Director (Rodrigo Sorogoyen) WINNER
    Best Original Screenplay (Isabel Peña, Rodrigo Sorogoyen) WINNER
    Best Original Score (Olivier Arson) WINNER
    Best leading actor (Denis Ménochet) WINNER
    Best Supporting Actor (Diego Anido, Luis Zahera - WINNER)
    Best leading actress (Marina Foïs)
    Best Supporting Actress (Marie Colomb)
    Best Production Direction (Carmen Sánchez de la Vega)
    Best Director of Photography (Álex de Pablo) WINNER
    Best editing (Alberto del Campo) WINNER
    Best Art Direction (José Tirado)
    Best Costume Design (Paola Torres)
    Best makeup and hairdressing (Irene Pedrosa, Jesús Gil)
    Best sound (Aitor Berenguer, Fabiola Ordoyo, Yasmina Praderas) WINNER
    Best special effects (Óscar Abades, Ana Rubio)

    Cerdita, by Carlota Pereda (Spain, France, 2021), 6 nominations, 1 award:

    Best new director (Carlota Pereda)
    Best Adapted Screenplay (Carlota Pereda)
    Best Supporting Actress (Carmen Machi)
    Best New Actress (Laura Galán) WINNER
    Best Production Direction (Sara García)
    Best makeup and hairstyling (Paloma Lozano, Nacho Díaz)

    La maternal, by Pilar Palomero (Spain, 2022), 3 nominations:

    Best film
    Best Direction (Pilar Palomero)
    Best Supporting Actress (Ángela Cervantes)

    Suro, by Mikel Gurrea, (Spain, 2022), 2 nominations:

    Best New Director (Mikel Gurrea)
    Best Actress in a Leading Role (Vicky Luengo)

    Unicorn Wars, by Alberto Vázquez (Spain, France, 2022), 2 nominations, 1 award:

    Best animated film (Chelo Loureiro, Iván Miñambres, Nicolás Schmerkin) WINNER
    Best original song (Batalla - Composer: Joseba Beristain)

    Girasoles Silvestres, by Jaime Rosales (Spain, France, 2022), 1 nomination: Best Leading Actress (Anna Castillo)

    Black is beltza II: Ainhoa, by Fermin Muguruza (Spain, Argentina, 2022), 1 nomination: Best Animated Film

    Noche de fuego, by Tatiana Huezo (Mexico, Germany, Brazil, Qatar, 2021), 1 nomination: Best Ibero-American film

    The worst person in the world, by Joachim Trier (Norway, France, Sweden, Denmark, 2021), 1nomination: Best European film WINNER

    Playground, by Laura Wandel (Belgium, 2021), 1 nomination: Best European Film

    Lost Illusions, by Xavier Giannoli (France, 2021), 1 nomination: Best European Film

  • 4 MEDIA funded films, selected for the 2023 LUX Audience Award of the European Parliament

    4 MEDIA funded films, selected for the 2023 LUX Audience Award of the European Parliament

    Alcarràs, by Carla Simón (Spain, Italy, 2022)

    Closeby Lukas Dhont (Belgium, France, Netherlands) 

    Triangle of Sadness, by Ruben Östlund (Sweden, Germany, France, UK) 

    Will-o’-the-Wisp (Fogo-fátuo), by João Pedro Rodrigues (Portugal, France, 2022)