DokuFest Artistic Director Veton Nurkollari will be attending the 26th European Film Awards to be presented on 7 December 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The European Film Awards are presented annually since 1988 by the European Film Academy to recognize excellence in European cinematic achievements. The awards are given in over ten categories and they are restricted to European cinema and European producers, directors, and actors. This year’s winners will be selected by over 2,500 members of the EFA.
In July this year, Nurkollari was selected a member of EFA. As a member, Nurkollari presented the screening of SHORT MATTERS! programme at this year’s Dokufest. The Programme included the short films nominated for the European Film Awards and was also screened at a series of festivals around the world. Among other activities, Nurkollari also casted his votes for the European Film Awards.