[06.12.2008]

The Prix Eurimages awarded to the producers Bettina Brokemper and Vibeke Windelow

The Prix EURIMAGES, a prize for European film co-productions, has been awarded to Vibeke WindelÝv, one of the best known independent film producers in Scandinavia, and Bettina Brokemper, an internationally acclaimed young German producer, on Friday 5 December 2008 in Copenhagen at the end of the European Film Academy’s General Assembly.

Moreover, two films supported by Eurimages have been rewarded during the ceremony of the European Film Awards which took place on Saturday 6 December in Copenhagen: Kristin Scott-Thomas won the Actress Award for her performance in the film "Il y a longtemps que je t'aime" by Philippe Claudel, while the European Actor Award 2008 went to Toni Servillo for his performance in both films "Il Divo" by Paolo Sorrentino and "Gomorra" by Matteo Garrone.