THE TEACHER: 2017 EFA Feature Film Selection

Today (22. August 2017) European Film Academy has announced the titles of the 51 films (from 31 European countries) on 2017´s EFA Feature Film Selection, the list of feature fiction films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2017, including The Teacher.


The Teacher (2016, director: Jan Hřebejk) is one of three Slovak films in the Selection and the only entry with the majority participation of Slovakian producers on film co-production.

Over three thousand members of the European Film Academy will now vote for the nominations in the categories European Film, Director, Actor, Actress and Screenwriter.

A seven-member jury will decide on the awards recipients in the categories European Cinematographer, Editor, Production Designer, Costume Designer, Hair & Make-up Artist, Composer and Sound Designer.

The nominations will be announced on 4 November at the Seville European Film Festival in Spain.

The 30th European Film Awards with the presentation of the winners will take place on 9 December in Berlin.

Source: PR, European Film Academy, 22. August 2017

Official Australian Trailer of The Teacher, cinema distribution by Palace Films.

Official US Trailer of The Teacher, cinema distribution by Film Movement.

Official Trailer in Spanish (La profesora), cinema distribution by Karma Films.

Official Trailer in Italian (THE TEACHER - Una lezione da non dimenticare), cinema distribution by SatineFilm.