MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE by Marc Bauder (DE/AT, bauderfilm) was named Best European Documentary 2014 at the European Film Awards. The more than 3,000 members of the European Film Academy – filmmakers from across Europe – have voted for this year’s European Film Awards. The awards ceremony took place in Riga.
LICHTGRENZE is "word of the year" declared by the the Society for German Language (GfdS), reflecting the newsmakers that were Germany in 2014. This year, it was the "border of light" that topped the list thanks to the 25th anniversary celebrations in Berlin that saw 15 kilometres of the former East Berlin border lit up with thousands of helium balloons.
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As part of the TIDE Experiment MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE has been released in cinemas in Italy, France, Netherlands, Poland, Czech Republic and Slowakia. TIDE is a project coordinated by l’ARP in partnership with Europa Distribution & 30 of its European distributors, Under the Milky Way, The Film Agency and 4 sales agents: Urban Distribution International, Wide, Fandango, Goldcrest. TIDE is supported by the MEDIA Programme.
MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE is nominated for EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY 2014. The six nominated films will now be submitted to the more than 3,000 European Film Academy Members to elect the winner. The European Documentary 2014 will then be presented at the Ceremony in Riga on Saturday, 13 December – streamed live on www.europeanfilmawards.eu