This year the 8TH EU FILM FESTIVAL will be held in November under the supervision of Mr Peter Sallade (Festival Director) and Mr. Gianluigi Perrone (Head of Selections).

The goal of the festival is to promote the European Cinema to Chinese audience and to strengthen the cooperation between Chinese and European film industries.

Ambassadors from the EU Member States, Cultural and Press Counsellors, prominent representatives of both Chinese and European film industry, media, and the artistic circles will participate to the event.

In this year's edition, in order to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the EU-China diplomatic relations, and enhance the visibility of the EU FILM FESTIVAL in China, the best European movies are also presented during the prestigious Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF).

Here is the list of the movies promoted at BJIFF under the “EU Selections” section:


White God (Hungary)



Song of the Sea(Ireland)

Two Days, One Night(France)

A Pigeon Sat on A Branch Reflecting on Existence(Sweden)

The Wonders(Italy)

Life of Riley(France)

Amour Fou (Austria)

More information about the EU FILM FESTIVAL available at: www.EUOFF.org