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Silvia Costa • Chair of the Culture and Education Committee

LUX Prize 2014

During the Venice Days, Silvia Costa discussed the main challenges of her presidency of the European Parliament's Committee on Culture and Education and talked about the LUX Prize 2014

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Silvia Costa, President of the Committee on Culture and Education of the European Parliament, talks about the LUX Prize 2014, which has once again teamed up with Venice Days to cast an annual spotlight on films that go to the heart of the European public debate. 

This years LUX Prize finalists are Girlhood [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Céline Sciamma
interview: Céline Sciamma
film profile
]
by Céline Sciamma, Ida [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Pawel Pawlikowski
interview: Pawel Pawlikowski
film profile
]
by Pawel Pawlikowski and Class Enemy [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Rok Biček
interview: Rok Bicek
interview: Rok Bicek
festival scope
film profile
]
by Rok Biček. The European Parliament will subtitle these 3 films into 24 official languages of the European Union and screen them in all 28 EU countries within the LUX FILM DAYS. The aim is to make accessible these films and their diversity to all, and to encourage discussions on themes of shared interest together with other European citizens.

The LUX prize 2014 winner will be announced in December 2014 in Strasbourg by the European Parliament. The laureate film will also be made available for the visually and hearing impaired.