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The EFADs welcome the launch of Lumiere VOD

The EFADs welcome the launch by the European Audiovisual Observatory of LUMIERE VOD, a new database on the availability of European films on video on-demand. The EFADs have been one of the first supporters of the project initiated by Commissioner Mariya Gabriel back in 2018, complementary to the already useful Lumiere database on admissions of …

The Film Center Serbia joins the EFADs

The Film Center Serbia has become the 33rd member of the European association of Film Agencies, the EFADs, as of January 2019. Film Center Serbia joins the EFADs as an associate member, a status open to any film agency located in a country member of the Council of Europe. It allows it to take part …

EFADs Vision Paper 2019

Creating a Strong, Sustainable and Dynamic European Film Industry and Culture in 2030 Updated version of February 2019   EFADs’ OPTIMISTIC VISION FOR EUROPEAN FILM IN 2030 By 2030, European film will be globally competitive and flourishing culturally and connecting with wide and varied audiences across Europe and the globe, on every conceivable platform. Film …

Julie-Jeanne Régnault appointed as EFADs General Secretary

The European Film Agency Directors Association (EFADs) is pleased to announce that Julie-Jeanne Régnault has been appointed as its new General Secretary with effect from 11 March 2019. Julie-Jeanne previously lead the European Affairs Department at the CNC (Centre national du cinéma et de l’image animée), working on the revision of the Audiovisual Media Services …

EFADs New President and Vice President elected in Seville

    On 15 December 2018, in the framework of the European Film Awards in Seville the members of the European Film Agency Directors (EFADs) Board elected the new President and Vice-President of the association with a 2 year mandate: President: Luis Chaby Vaz, President of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Cinema …

EFADs open call for General Secretary

European Film Agency Directors aisbl General Secretary- Job description 1. EFADs GENERAL DESCRIPTION European Film Agency Directors (EFADs) is an association representing the directors of 31 European Film Agencies (28 Members States of the EU+ Norway, Iceland and Switzerland). All agencies are bodies (public, governmental or charity) with the responsibility to devise and/or carry out …

EFADs advocate for a stronger MEDIA Programme

A stronger MEDIA programme for better promoting European audiovisual diversity and competitiveness 1. MEDIA: a European success story to be continued! The MEDIA sub-programme has demonstrated its high EU added-value in strengthening the European audiovisual sector, supporting the creation and circulation of European works. The MEDIA programme is a brand and a label for quality, …