Now in its 33rd year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to our audiences. This year’s Showcase is presented online for the first time; all films are available to viewers in the AFI Silver’s home region of Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC, and 29 films are available to view throughout the United States and U.S. Territories.
This year's Showcase features 48 films representing 25 EU member states, including award winners, regional box-office hits, debut works by up-and-coming talents and new works by leading auteurs, plus nine of the top contenders for this year's Academy Award® for Best International Feature Film and 12 U.S. and North American premieres.
2020’s Hungarian title is Lili Horvát’s Oscar-nominated PREPARATIONS TO BE TOGETHER FOR AN UNKNOWN PERIOD OF TIME (FELKÉSZÜLÉS MEGHATÁROZATLAN IDEIG TARTÓ EGYÜTTLÉTRE). The movie will be available between December 13, 9:00 AM and December 20, 11:45 PM, 2020, to viewers located anywhere in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Click here for more info on the film:
New this year: VOTE for the AFI European Union Film Showcase Audience Award! All titles in this year’s Showcase – including PREPARATIONS TO BE TOGETHER FOR AN UNKNOWN PERIOD OF TIME - are eligible for the Audience Award. You can only cast your ballot for a film after viewing. One vote allowed per purchaser per film. Look for the winner to be announced on Sunday, December 20! For more information and schedule, please visit the festival’s website: https://afieu.eventive.org/welcome