EFP plans foreign Oscar contender screening series in LA
Majority of the films seek US distributors, while Adopt Films acquired Sister during the EFM and released it in the US two weeks ago.
European Film Promotion (EFP) is hosting a series of screenings in Los Angeles for seven European films that are submitted for Oscar consideration.
The films, which all are seeking US distributors, will be screened during the AFM (Nov 3-7). This is the fifth year of such screenings, supported by MEDIA.
The films to screen are:
Kauwboy (The Netherlands)
November 3 / 3:30 pm
Director: Boudewijn Koole
Our Children (A perdre la raison) (Belgium)
November 3 / 5:30 PM
Director: Joachim Lafosse
Sister (L’enfant d’en haut) (Switzerland)
November 4 / 4:00 PM
Director: Ursula Meier
Distributor: Adopt Films
The Third Half (Treto poluvreme) (FYR of Macedonia)
November 4 / 6:00 PM
Director: Darko Mitrevski
Vegetarian Cannibal (Ljudozder vegetarijanac) (Croatia)
November 6 / 6:15 PM
Director: Branko Schmidt
Made In Ash (Až do mesta Aš) (Slovak Republic)
November 6 / 8:00 PM
Directors: Iveta Grófová
In The Shadow (Ve Stinu) (Czech Republic) [pictured]
November 7 / 4:30 PM
Director: David Ondříček
All will screen at the Wilshire Screening Room in Beverly Hills.