The European Film Academy has announced the nominations in the category European Film Academy Documentary 2012. A committee consisting of Nik Powell, director of the NFTS and deputy chairman of the EFA Board (UK), EFA Members Francine Brücher (Switzerland) and Despina Mouzaki (Greece), and the documentary experts Claas Danielsen (Germany), Ally Derks (the Netherlands), and Jacques Laurent (Belgium) has chosen three films.
Hiver Nomade (Winter Nomads)
Switzerland, 90 mins
DIRECTED BY: Manuel von Stürler
WRITTEN BY: Claude Muret & Manuel von Stürler
PRODUCED BY: Elisabeth Garbar & Heinz Dill
London – The Modern Babylon
UK, 128 mins
DIRECTED BY: Julien Temple
PRODUCED BY: Amanda Temple & Stephen Malit
Le thé ou l‘electricité
(Tea or Electricity)
Belgium/France/Morocco, 93 min
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: Jérôme le Maire
PRODUCED BY: Isabelle Truc, Isabelle Mathy & Khadija Alami
The nominated documentary films will be made available to the 2,700 members of the European Film Academy. They will vote for the winner, who will be presented at the 25th European Film Awards on 1 December in Malta.