The Creative Europe MEDIA programme is launching the third edition of the EU Film Contest today. Thanks to this online quiz on European cinema, participants can test how much they know about European films for a chance to win one of the 10 trips to experience the Cannes Film Festival and discover the European audiovisual industry at work.

Love European Films? Join the #euFilmContest & win a trip to the Cannes Film Festival 2019!

The 10 most successful participants will travel to the festival from 17 to 19 May 2019. They will attend screenings of films (from La Quinzaine des Réalisateurs and La Semaine de la Critique) and meet film professionals.

Last year, over 11000 film lovers from across Europe participated in the contest. Have a look at this video and see how much the winners of previous editions enjoyed the experience!  

About the EU Film Contest

The EU Film Contest aims to promote Europe's unique diversity of films and TV series in an accessible way to a wide audience. It particularly aims to reach young people with an interest in films/TV, but it is open to anyone aged 18 or above, from countries where the Creative Europe MEDIA programme is active. Professionals from the film industry are not eligible, yet they are encouraged to spread the word and promote the contest to their networks.

The contest can be accessed in 9 languages

For this third edition, five official partners are involved: European Film Awards (EFA), Europa Cinemas Network, International Confederation of Arthouse Cinemas (CICAE), International Union of Cinemas (UNIC) and European Film Promotion (EFP).

About Creative Europe MEDIA

Since 1991, the EU has been investing over €2.5 billion in European content, creativity and cultural diversity through Creative Europe MEDIA, helping European talents to work together across borders. Each year it supports around 2000 projects, including films, TV series, video games, training programmes, cinemas and much more