Prix Arte 2009: Three Nominations for Austrian coproductions


Ten documentary films have been nominated for the European Film Award - Prix Arte 2009. This year’s selection of Europe’s most outstanding documentary films includes three Austrian coproductions: Cooking History by Peter Kerekes, Defamation by Yoav Shamir and Pianomania by Lilian Franck & Robert Cibis.

Cooking History by Peter Kerekes
Slovakia, Austria, Czech Republic
produced by Mischief Films (A), Peter Kerekes (SK), Negativ (CZ)

Defamation by Yoav Shamir
Austria, Denmark, Israel, USA
produced by knut.ogris.films. (A), SF Filmproduction (DK), CinePhil (IL), Reveal Productions (USA)

Pianomania by Lilian Franck & Robert Cibis
Austria, Germany
produced by Wildart Film (A), Oval Filmemacher (D)