EFA announced new Animation Award Category
The European Film Academy and CARTOON, the European Association of Animation Film announced the creation of a new award category for the European Film Awards:
EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY ANIMATED FEATURE FILM.
The award honours outstanding achievements in European animation film. A committee of experts will now select three nominations. The nominated films will then be submitted to the EFA Members to elect the winner who will be presented at the European Film Awards Ceremony on 12 December in Germany’s Ruhr Metropolis.
The European Film Awards 2009 are presented by the European Film Academy e.V. and EFA Productions gGmbH with the support of the Minister President and the Minister for Federal and European Affairs and the Media of North Rhine-Westphalia, Filmstiftung NRW, RUHR.2010, the German State Minister for Culture and the Media, the MEDIA Programme of the EU, FFA German Federal Film Board, and TNT Express.