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  • 7 MEDIA funded films, nominated for 14 Oscars 2021

    7 MEDIA funded films, nominated for 14 Oscars 2021

    The Father, by Florian Zeller, 6 nominations, 2 awards:

    Best Picture (David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi and Philippe Carcassonne, Producers)

    Actor in a Leading Role (Anthony Hopkins) WINNER

    Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivia Colman)

    Adapted Screenplay (Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller) WINNER

    Production Design (Production Design: Peter Francis; Set Decoration: Cathy Featherstone)

    Film Editing (Yorgos Lamprinos)

    Druk (Another Round), de Thomas Vinterberg, 2 nominations, 1 award:

    Directing (Thomas Vinterberg)

    International Feature Film WINNER

    Pinocchio, by Matteo Garrone, 2 nominations:

    Costume Design (Massimo Cantini Parrini)

    Makeup and Hairstyling (Mark Coulier, Dalia Colli and Francesco Pegoretti)

    Quo Vadis, Aïda?, by Jasmila Žbanić (Bosnia and Herzegovina), nominated for International Feature Film

    Wolfwalkers, by Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart, nominated for Animated Feature Film

    A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, by Will Becher and Richard Phelan, nominated for Animated Feature Film

    The Mole Agent, by Maite Alberdi, nominated for Best Documentary Feature

  • 6 MEDIA funded films, nominated for 15 BAFTA Awards  2021

    6 MEDIA funded films, nominated for 15 BAFTA Awards 2021

    The Father, by Florian Zeller, 6 nominations:

    Best Film.

    Outstanding British Film. 

    Leading Actor (Anthony Hopkins). WINNER

    Adapted Screenplay (Christopher Hampton, Florian Zeller). WINNER

    Editing (Yorgos Lamprinos).

    Production Design (Peter Francis, Cathy Featherstone).

    Druk (Another Round), by Thomas Vinterberg, 4 nominations

    Film not in the English Language. WINNER

    Director (Thomas Vinterberg).

    Leading actor (Mads Mikkelsen).

    Original Screenplay (Thomas Vinterberg, Tobias Lindholm).

    Lés Misérables, by Ladj Ly (França). 1 nomination:

    Film not in the English Language.

    Quo Vadis, Aïda?, by Jasmila Žbanić. 2 nominations:

    Film not in the English Language

    Director (Jasmila Žbanić) 

    Wolfwalkersby Tomm Moore i Ross Stewart, 1 nomination:

    Animated Film.

    Pinocchioby Matteo Garrone, 1 nomination :

    Make up & Hair. 

  • 9 MEDIA funded films have received 35 nominations for the French Cesar Awards 2021

    9 MEDIA funded films have received 35 nominations for the French Cesar Awards 2021

    Été 85 (Summer of 85), by François Ozon, 12 nominacions:

    Best Film
    Best Director (François Ozon)
    Best Supporting Actress (Valeria Bruni Tedeschi)
    Best Male Newcomer (Félix Lefebvre, Benjamin Voisin)
    Best Adapted Screenplay (François Ozon)
    Best Cinematography (Hichame Alaouié)
    Best Editing (Laure Gardette)
    Best Costume Design (Pascaline Chavanne)
    Best Production Design (Benoît Barouh)
    Best Score (Jean-Benoït Dunckel)
    Best Sound (Brigitte Taillandier, Julien Roig, Jean-Paul Hurier)

    Antoinette dans les Cévennes (My Donkey, My Lover & I), by Caroline Vignal, 8 nominations:

    Best Film
    Best Actress (Laure Calamy) WINNER
    Best Supporting Actor (Benjamin Lavernhe)
    Best Original Screenplay (Caroline Vignal)
    Best Editing (Annette Dutertre)
    Best Score (Mateï Bratescot)
    Best Sound (Guillaume Valeix, Fred Demolder, Jean-Paul Hurier)
    Best Photography (Simon Beaufil)

    La Bonne Épouse (How to be a Good Wife), by Martin Provost, 5 nominations

    Best Supporting Actress (Noémie Lvovsky, Yolande Moreau)
    Best Supporting Actor (Edouard Baer)
    Best Costume Design (Madeline Fontaine) WINNER
    Best Production Design (Thierry François)

    Deux (Two of Us), by Filippo Meneghetti, 4 nominations:

    Best Actress (Martine Chevallier, Barbara Sukowa)
    Best Original Screenplay (Filippo Meneghetti & Malysone Bovorashy)
    Best First Film WINNER

    La fille au bracelet (The Girl with a Bracelet), by Stéphane Demoustier, 2 nominations:

    Best Female Newcomer (Mélissa Guers)
    Best Adapted Screenplay (Stéphanie Demoustier) WINNER

    Effacer l'historique (Delete History), by Benoît DelépineGustave Kervern, 1 nomination:

    Best Original Screenplay (Benoît Delépine & Gustave Kerven)

    Un divan à Tunis (Arab Blues), by Manele Labidi, 1 nomination:

    Best First Film

    Druk (Another Round), by Thomas Vinterberg (Denmark, 2020), 1 nomination:

    Best Foreign Film WINNER

    Boze Cialo (Corpus Christi), by Jan Komasa (Poland, France, 2019), 1 nomination

    Best Foreign Film

  • 9 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Goya Awards 2021

    9 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Goya Awards 2021

    Las Niñas, by Pilar Palomero, 9 nominations:

    Best Film - WINNER

    Best New Director (Pilar Palomero) - WINNER

    Best Original Script (Pilar Palomero) - WINNER

    Best Original Song (Lunas de papel - Composer: Carlos Naya)

    Best Actress in a supporting role (Natalia de Molina)

    Best Cinematography (Daniela Cajías) - WINNER

    Best Editing (Sofi Escudé)

    Best Artistic Direction (Mónica Bernuy)

    Best Costume Design (Arantxa Ezquerro)

    Uno para todos, by David Ilundain, 1 nomination:

    Best Main Actor (David Verdaguer)

    No matarás, by David Victori, 3 nominations:

    Best Main Actor (Mario Casas) - WINNER

    Best New Actor (Fernando Valdivielso)

    Best New Actress (Milena Smit)

    Black Beach, by Esteban Crespo, 5 nominations:

    Best Production Direction (Carmen Martínez Muñoz)

    Best Cinematography (Ángel Amorós)

    Best Editing (Fernando Franco, Miguel Doblado)

    Best Artistic Direction (Montse Sanz)

    Best Sound (Coque Lahera, Nacho Royo-Villanova, Sergio Testón)

    La Boda de Rosa, by Icíar Bollaín, 8 nominations:

    Best Film

    Best Direction (Icíar Bollaín)

    Best Original Script (Alicia Luna, Icíar Bollaín)

    Best Original Song (Que no, que no - Composer: María Rozalén) - WINNER

    Best Main Actress (Candela Peña)

    Best Actor in a supporting role (Sergi López)

    Best New Actress (Paula Usero)

    Best Actress in a supporting role (Nathalie Poza) - WINNER

    And the 4 following MEDIA funded films are nominated for best European Film:

    Boze Cialo (Corpus Christi), by Jan Komasa (Poland, France, 2019)

    Falling, by Viggo Mortensen (Denmark, UK, Canada, US, 2020)

    J'accuse (An Officer and a Spy), by Roman Polanski (France, Italy, 2019)

    The Father, by Florian Zeller (UK, France, 2020) - WINNER

  • Presence of MEDIA funded films at the Berlinale 2021

    Presence of MEDIA funded films at the Berlinale 2021

    Competition:

    Memory Box, by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige (France, Lebanon, Canada, 2021)

    Nebenan (Next Door), by Daniel Brühl (Germany, 2021)

    Természetes fény (Natural Light), by Dénes Nagy (Hungary, Belgium, France, Germany, Latvia, 2020) - Silver Bear for Best Director

    Encounters:

    Vị (Taste), by Lê Bảo (Vietnam, Singapore, France, Germany, Thailand, Taiwan, 2021) - Special Jury Award

    Panorama:

    Geliebt (Copilot), by Anne Zohra Berrached (Germany, France, 2021)

    Forum:

    Anmaßung (Anamnesis), by Chris Wright, Stefan Kolbe (Germany, 2021)

    No Táxi de Jack (Jack's Ride), by Susana Nobre (Portugal, 2021)

    Series:

    Snöänglar (Snow Angels), by Anna Zackrisson (Sweden, Denmark, 2021)

    Generation:

    Tabija (The White Fortress), by Igor Drljača (Canada, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2021)

  • 5 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Golden Globe Awards 2021

    5 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Golden Globe Awards 2021

    The Father, by Florian Zeller (UK, France, 2020), 4 nominations:

    Best Motion Picture - Drama.

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama (Anthony Hopkins).

    Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture (Olivia Colman).

    Best ScreenPlay - Motion Picture (Florian Zeller, Christopher Hampton).

    The personal history of David Copperfield, by Armando Iannucci (UK, US, 2019): 

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy (Dev Patel).

    Another Round, by Thomas Vinterberg (Denmark, 2020):

    Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language.

    Two of Us, by Filippo Meneghetti (France, Luxemburg, Belgium, 2019):

    Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language.

    Wolfwalkers, by Tomm Moore i Ross Stewart (Irlanda, Luxemburg, França, 2020):

    Best Motion Picture - Animated.

  • 8 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Gaudí Awards 2021

    8 MEDIA funded films, nominated for the Gaudí Awards 2021

    Las Niñas, by Pilar Palomero (13 nominations):
    Best film in a non-Catalan language WINNER
    Best Direction (Pilar Palomero) WINNER
    Best Screenplay (Pilar Palomero)
    Best Female Lead (Andrea Fandos)
    Best Supporting Actress (Natalia de Molina)
    Best Photography (Daniela Cajías) WINNER
    Best Original Music (Carlos Naya)
    Best Editing (Sofi Escudé)
    Best Art Direction (Monica Bernuy)
    Best Costume Design (Arantxa Ezquerro)
    Best Makeup and Hairdressing (Carmen Arbues)
    Best Sound (Amanda Villavieja, Alejandra Molina and Fernando Novillo) WINNER
    Best Production Management (Uriel Wisnia)
    Uno para todos, by David Ilundain (2 nominations):
    Best Male Lead (David Verdaguer)
    Best Photography (Bet Rourich)
    No Matarás, by David Victori (6 nominations):
    Best Male Lead (Mario Casas) WINNER
    Best Art Direction (Balter Gallart)
    Best Makeup and Hairdresser (Patricia Reyes)
    Better visual effects (Esther Ballesteros and Luis Tinoco)
    Best Sound (Elena Coderch, Laura Tomás and Yasmina Praderas)
    Best Production Management (Ester Velasco)
    La boda de Rosa, by Icíar Bollaín (5 nominations):
    Best film in a non-Catalan language
    Best Direction (Icíar Bollaín)
    Best Screenplay (Icíar Bollaín and Alicia Luna)
    Best Female Lead (Candela Peña) WINNER
    Best Makeup & Hairdresser (Amparo Sánchez)
    Forastera, by Lucía Aleñar (Best Short Film Nomination)

    Best European Film Nomination:

    Little Joeby Jessica Hausner

    About Endlessness, by Roy Andersson

    Sorry We Missed Youby Ken Loach WINNER