Lux Film Prize 2018: The finalists announced in Rome
The European Parliament Lux Film Prize casts an annual spotlight on films that go to the heart of European public debate.
“Styx” by Wolfgang Fischer , “The Other Side of Everything” by Mila Turajlić, and “Woman at War” by Benedikt Erlingsson are the films competing for 2018 Lux Film Prize.
The announcement was made on 24 July in Rome during the Giornate degli Autori press conference by the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani. The three finalist films will be subtitled in all 24 EU official languages, including Irish, and will be screened from October to December in all 28 EU member states. In Ireland, the screening will take place at the Cork Fim Festival between the the 9th and 18th November.
The film winning the 2018 Lux Prize will be selected by MEPs and announced on 14 November during the EP plenary session in Strasbourg, in the presence of the film crews. It willbe also adapted for the visually and hearing impaired and it will receive support for international promotion.