Saturday nights in Seville, the European Film Awards, the main awards for the European cinema. Of the five nominations, there were two silver-plated. The European Discovery – Prix FIPRESCI for the best European debut went to Luke Dhonts Girl. In addition, if the Flemish co-production Another Day of Life with the European Film Award for Best Animated film home.
Both Girl as Another Day of Life had their world premiere in the Official Selection of the last Cannes Festival: Girl in the Un Certain Regard section, and Another Day of Life as a special screening out of competition.
Girl had a chance on no fewer than three European Film Awards: in addition to the European Discovery did Dhonts debut also for Best feature Film and Best acting performance (for actor Victor Pad). It is not the first time that a Flemish film award as best European feature debut: in 2011, if Hans Van Nuffel of the European Discovery received for Breath.