Inspired by a successfully and passionately run model in Québec, the Prix collégial du cinéma québécois (PCCQ), Filmfest Hamburg and the European Film Academy (EFA) launched in 2016 the European University Film Award (EUFA) - presented and voted by European university students. The aim of this initiative is to involve a younger audience, to spread the "European idea" and to transport the spirit of European cinema to an audience of university students. It shall also support film dissemination, film education and the culture of debating. In 2019 it became an official category of the European Film Awards.
Five Films nominated for EUFA 2021
Based on the lists of 38 feature films and 13 documentaries from the European Film Award Selections 2021 five films are nominated for the 6th EUFA
EUFA 2020 goes to SAUDI RUNAWAY
In the framework of the digital award ceremony "The EFAs at Eight" on Thursday evening, the film SAUDI RUNAWAY (Switzerland 2020) was awarded the European University Film Award (EUFA).
5 Years of EUFA!
The European University Film Award (EUFA) is celebrating its fifth anniversary in an online edition.
University of Vienna
Czech Republic (Prague)
Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf
Kadir Has University
Latvian Academy of Culture
Liverpool John Moores University
Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania
Israel (Tel Aviv)
Tel Aviv University
University College Cork
University of Antwerp
University of Arts Belgrade
University of the Aegean
University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
University of Beira Interior
University of Iceland
University of Lausanne
University of Lodz
University of Turku
University of Paris III: Sorbonne Nouvelle
University of Udine
Nominated Films 2020
Based on the lists of 38 feature films and 13 documentaries from the European Film Award Selections 2020, five films were nominated for the 5th European University Film Award.