Thirty films nominated for the Cesars (from a total of 53) are funded by the European Union's MEDIA Programme. These movies account for 90 nominations out of a total of 119.

The European Union's Creative Europe programme funded 30 of the films shortlisted for the Cesars awards in France. The nominations were another opportunity to look back on a year full of stories and successes, which saw many European films cross borders and score high box office performances on non-national markets (Youth, The Brand New Testament, Mustang…)

The 30 MEDIA-funded films with 90 nominations:

  • Connasse, princesse des coeurs (1)
  • La tête haute (8)
  • Trois souvenirs de ma jeunesse (11)
  • Les anarchistes (1)
  • A trois on y va (1)
  • Les cowboys (4)
  • L'hermine (2)
  • 21 nuits avec Pattie (1)
  • Marguerite (11)
  • Mon roi (8)
  • Dheepan (9)
  • Much loved (1)
  • Valley of love (3)
  • La loi du marché (3)
  • Mustang (9)
  • Asphalte (1)
  • L'enquête (1)
  • Journal d'une femme de chambre (3)
  • En mai, fais ce qu'il te plait (1)
  • The little prince (1)
  • Avril et le monde truqué (1)
  • Ni le ciel ni la terre (1)
  • Le bouton de nacre (1)
  • L'image manquante (1)
  • Une jeunesse allemande (1)
  • Son of Saul (1)
  • Je suis mort mais j'ai des amis (1)
  • Mia madre (1)
  • Le tout nouveau testament (1)
  • Youth (1)

Altogether, these films received over €6 million from the Creative Europe's MEDIA subprogramme, from the development and distribution schemes.

France's Cesars nominations and upcoming Berlinale selection shed light on Europe's finest recent cinematographic achievements.