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Trio of EFA nominations for “Caesar Must Die”

Paolo and Vittorio Taviani's documentary Caesar Must Die (pictured), which won the Golden Bear in Berlin earlier this year, has landed three nominations at the 25th European Film Awards.
November 5, 2012

Paolo and Vittorio Taviani’s documentary¬†Cesare deve morire (Caesar Must Die), which won the Golden Bear in Berlin earlier this year, has landed three nominations at the 25th European Film Awards (EFA).

The film (pictured above) sees convicted prisoners perform the works of Shakespeare, and is the only documentary nominated for an EFA.

In the main European Film 2012 category, it is up against five fiction films: Michael Haneke’s Amour (Love), Christian Petzold’s Barbara, Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano’s Intouchables (Untouchable), Steve McQueen’s Shame, and Thomas Vinterberg’s Jagten (The Hunt).

The Tavianis are also nominated in the European Director 2012 category, and the doc’s editor Roberto Perpignani is nominated for his work on the film in the European Editor 2012 category.

 

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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