Winners of the European Film Awards 2007
05 Dec 2007
The 20th European Film Award winners were announced at the Arena in Berlin on Dec. 1, 2007. In attendance at the Berlin ceremony were veterans Liv Ullmann, Jeanne Moreau, and Wim Wenders, among others. Actors Emmanuelle Béart and Jan Josef Liefers are hosting the event. Cristian Mungiu's abortion drama 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days won the European Film Award for best European film.
EUROPEAN FILM 2007 4 LUNI, 3 SAPTAMINI SI 2 ZILE (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days), Romania directed by Cristian Mungiu produced by Mobra Film SRL EUROPEAN DIRECTOR 2007 Cristian Mungiu for 4 LUNI, 3 SAPTAMINI SI 2 ZILE EUROPEAN ACTRESS 2007 Helen Mirren in THE QUEEN EUROPEAN ACTOR 2007 Sasson Gabai in BIKUR HATIZMORET (The Band's Visit) EUROPEAN SCREENWRITER 2007 Fatih Akin for AUF DER ANDEREN SEITE (The Edge of Heaven) EUROPEAN CINEMATOGRAPHER 2007 Frank Griebe for DAS PARFUM - DIE GESCHICHTE EINES MÖRDERS (Perfume: The Story of a Murderer) EUROPEAN COMPOSER 2007 Alexandre Desplat for THE QUEEN EUROPEAN DISCOVERY 2007 BIKUR HATIZMORET (The Band's Visit) by Eran Kolirin, Israel EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY PRIX D'EXCELLENCE 2007 Uli Hanisch for Production Design DAS PARFUM - DIE GESCHICHTE EINES MÖRDERS EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY CRITICS AWARD 2007 - Prix FIPRESCI COEURS by Alain Resnais EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY SHORT FILM 2007 - Prix UIP ALUMBRAMIENTO by Eduardo Chapero-Jackson, Spain PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD 2007 for Best European Film LA SCONOSCIUTA by Giuseppe Tornatore EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Jean-Luc Godard EUROPEAN ACHIEVEMENT IN WORLD CINEMA 2007 - Prix Screen International Michael Ballhaus EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY DOCUMENTARY 2007 -Prix ARTE LE PAPIER NE PEUT PAS ENVELOPPER LA BRAISE (Paper cannot Wrap up Embers) by Rithy Panh, France PRIX EURIMAGES Margaret Ménégoz and Dr. Veit Heiduschka HONORARY AWARD presented by the European Film Academy on the occasion of the 20th European Film Awards Manoel de Oliveira