The Favourite wins Eight European Film Awards!
10ú Nollaig 2019

The Favourite wins Eight European Film Awards!

Congratulations to Element Pictures on winning a total of 8 European Film Awards for THE FAVOURITE at the EFA ceremony on 7th December in Berlin! The film was developed in its early stages with the help of MEDIA Single Project funding.  

THE FAVOURITE won the following awards: 

  1. BEST FILM
  2. BEST COMEDY
  3. BEST DIRECTOR Yorgos Lanthimos
  4. BEST ACTRESS Olivia Coleman
  5. CINEMATOGRAPHY Robbie Ryan
  6. EDITING Yorgos Mavropsaridis
  7. COSTUME DESIGN Sandy Powell
  8. HAIR & MAKE-UP Nadia Stacey

EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2019 WINNERS

The full list of awards:

  • Best Film The Favourite
  • Best Comedy The Favourite
  • European Discovery (Prix Fipresci) Les Miserables
  • Best Documentary For Sama
  • Best Animated Feature Bunuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles
  • Best Short Film
 The Christmas Gift
  • Best Director Yorgos Lanthimos, The Favourite
  • Best Actress Olivia Colman, The Favourite
  • Best Actor
 Antonio Banderas, Pain and Glory
  • Best Screenwriter Celine Sciamma, Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Best Cinematography The Favourite
  • Best Editing The Favourite
  • Best Production Design Pain and Glory
  • Best Costume Design The Favourite
  • Best Hair & Make-up
 The Favourite
  • Best Original Score
 System Crasher
  • EFA Lifetime Achievement Award Werner Herzog
  • European Achievement in World Cinema Juliette Binoche
  • Best Fiction Series Babylon Berlin
  • European Co-production Award (Prix Eurimages) Ankica Juric Tilic
  • People’s Choice Cold War

You can check out all the European Film Awards winners here and watch the ceremony in full.