Founded in 1992 with funding from the MEDIA programme and from the Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (CNC), Europa Cinemas is the first film theatre network focusing on European films.

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Europa Cinemas Network
  • Cinema Danaos
  • Comoedia, Lyon



  • Tokyo Story
  • Metropolis
  • Ida
  • The Patience Stone
  • The Broken Circle Breakdown
  • The Selfish Giant
  • Stranger by the Lake
  • Circles
  • Blue is the Warmest Color
  • The Great Beauty
  • Michael Kohlhaas

Films for Young Audiences

  • Bicycle Thieves
  • Pinocchio
  • Der Blaue Tiger
  • Wolfy, the Incredible Secret
  • Room on the Broom
  • Kauwboy

With the support of

  • CNC
  • Eurimages
  • MEDIA Programme
  • Europe

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Europa Cinemas Label

  • Blind
  • Noir

See all Label-awarded films


Éva Vezér has passed away

We have learned with deep sadness that Eva Vezér passed away on 28 March, after a long illness. She was 57 years old. Until recently we enjoyed Eva’s commitment as a Member of Europa Cinemas’ Board...

Read more Highlights - 01/04/2014

Sofia – Thursday 13 to Sunday 16 March 2014

Europa Cinemas takes pleasure in launching a new seminar on the development of audiences, to be held at the next Sofia International Film Festival. Entitled New Approaches with new audiences in the...

Read more Activities - 10/03/2014

Norway's BLIND wins Europa Cinemas Label at the Berlinale

Norwegian/Dutch co-production BLIND, directed by Eskil Vogt, has won the Europa Cinemas Label as Best European film in the Panorama section, it was announced today by a jury of four exhibitors from...

Read more Activities - 14/02/2014

France, meeting ground for the cinema?

On Friday 24 January, at the Premiers Plans festival in Angers, the SPI (French Union of Independent Producers) organised a debate dealing notably with the position of French cinema on the...

Read more Highlights - 07/02/2014

Berlinale - Europa Cinemas at the EFM from 6 to 14 February 2014

Europa Cinemas will be present at the European Film Market. The first major market of the year that attracts professionals from around the globe has announced a few organisational novelties.The EFM,...

Read more Highlights - 05/02/2014

Interview with Hrönn Sveinsdóttir, Director of Bíó Paradís, Reykjavik (Iceland)

Hrönn Sveinsdóttir is member of the Europa Cinemas Label Jury at the upcoming Berlinale. She describes here the different activities of the only art-house cinema in Iceland: cinema education,...

Read more Activities - 03/02/2014