Young Audience Award
Every year thousands of young film enthusiasts aged 12-14 from across Europe watch 3 nominated films in cinemas and online and select a winner of the Young Audience Award. The Young Audience Award is one huge film jury and it is an official category of the European Film Awards.
Promoting Europe's film culture
The European Film Academy now unites 4,400 European film professionals with the common aim of promoting Europe's film culture. Throughout the year, the European Film Academy initiates and participates in a series of activities dealing with film politics as well as economic, artistic and training asprects. The programme includes conferences, seminars and workshops, and a common goal is to build a bridge between creativity and the industry. Some of the European Film Academy's events hava already become an institution for encounters within the European film community.