European Film Promotion teams up with Studio Babelsberg to focus on the international promotion of young talent.

European Film Promotion (EFP) will be working for the first time at the Berlin International Film Festival 2009 with Studio Babelsberg for the Shooting Stars programme.

The organisations have agreed to a long-term collaboration with a focus on the international promotion of young talents.

During the 2009 edition of the film festival in Berlin, EFP will be presenting ten outstanding young European actors as Shooting Stars in various events from February 7 - 9.

As the main sponsor, Studio Babelsberg will be donating the Shooting Stars Award which will now be presented for the twelfth year at an event in the Berlinale Palast.