ⓘ César Award for Best Film from the European Union


ⓘ Cesar Award for Best Film from the European Union

This is a list of the winners of and nominees for the Cesar Award for Best Film from the European Union. The prize was awarded three times, in 2003, 2004 and 2005, and was subsequently discontinued. In 2005, two films were honoured.

A film qualified for the prize if it was shown at least seven days in a public cinema in the region of Paris between 1 January and 31 December of the previous year.


1.1. Winners and nominees 2000s

2003 Talk to Her Hable con ella, Spain, directed by Pedro Almodovar

119"01 September 11, inter alia UK/France/USA/Iran, directed by inter alia Claude Lelouch, Ken Loach, and Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu Gosford Park, UK, directed by Robert Altman The Man Without a Past Mies vailla menneisyytta, Finland, directed by Aki Kaurismaki Sweet Sixteen, UK, directed by Ken Loach

2004 Good Bye, Lenin!, Germany, directed by Wolfgang Becker

Dogville, Denmark, directed by Lars von Trier The Magdalene Sisters, UK/Ireland, directed by Peter Mullan The Best of Youth La meglio gioventù, Italy, directed by Marco Tullio Giordana Respiro, Italy/France, directed by Emanuele Crialese

2005 Ae Fond Kiss., UK/Belgium/Germany/Italy/Spain, directed by Ken Loach Life Is a Miracle Zivot je cudo, Serbia/France, directed by Emir Kusturica

Bad Education La mala educacion, Spain, directed by Pedro Almodovar Mondovino, Argentina/France/Italy/USA, directed by Jonathan Nossiter Saraband, Sweden, directed by Ingmar Bergman