Unveiling of the 2018 LUX Prize candidates
KARLOVY VARY 2018: The shortlist of the ten movies selected for the European Parliament's LUX Prize was revealed at the 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
As usual, the Grandhotel Pupp hosted the unveiling of the selection, and this year it welcomed Vice-President of the European Parliament Evelyne Gebhardt, Vice-Chair of the Committee on Culture and Education Helga Trüpel, Vice-Chair of the Committee on Budgetary Control Martina Dlabajová, Members of the Committee on Culture and Education Michaela Sojdrova and Bogdan Wenta, and LUX Prize coordinator Doris Pack.
The announcement was preceded by the unveiling of the winner of the Audience Mention for the 2017 LUX Prize Competition, based on feedback collated from voters from all over the continent. The lucky voter randomly selected to attend KVIFF, Romania's Sinziana-Maria Jurau, announced Sámi Blood [+see also:
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film profile] by Amanda Kernell as the winner.