19th European Film Awards

The 19th European Film Awards were presented on December 2, 2006 in Warsaw, Poland. The winners were selected by the members of the European Film Academy.

19th European Film Awards
DateDecember 2, 2006
SiteCentrum EXPO XXI, Warsaw, Poland
Hosted byMaciej Stuhr, Sophie Marceau
Organized byEuropean Film Academy
Best PictureThe Lives Of Others
Best DirectionPedro Almodóvar
Best ActorUlrich Mühe
The Lives Of Others
Best ActressPenélope Cruz
Most awardsVolver (4)[1]
Most nominationsVolver (6), The Lives Of Others
Television coverage
ChannelArte, TVP2


Best FilmEdit

English title Original title Director(s) Country
The Lives of Others Das Leben der Anderen Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Germany
Breakfast on Pluto Neil Jordan Ireland, United Kingdom
Grbavica: Esma's Secret Grbavica Jasmila Žbanić Bosnia and Hercegovina, Austria, Germany, Croatia
The Road to Guantanamo Michael Winterbottom, Mat Whitecross United Kingdom
Volver Pedro Almodóvar Spain
The Wind That Shakes the Barley Ken Loach Ireland, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain

Best DocumentaryEdit

English title Original title Director(s) Country
Into Great Silence Die Grosse Stile Philip Gröning Germany
37 Uses for a Dead Sheep Ben Hopkins United Kingdom
Dreaming by Numbers Anna Bucchetti Netherlands
Grandmother's House La casa de mi abuela Adan Allaga Spain
Maradona, the Golden Kid Maradona, un gamin en or Jean-Christophe Rosé France
The Cemetery Club Moadon beit hakvarot Tali Shemesh Israel
The Fisherman and the Dancing Girl Rybak i tantsovshitsa Valeriy Solomin Russia
Our Daily Bread Unser täglich Brot Nikolaus Geyrhalter Austria


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