European Film Festival

About The Festival

European Film Festival in Sri Lanka is an annual film festival held in Cololmbo, organized by The European Union Delegation in partnership with European Cultural Institutions and Diplomatic Missions in Colombo and New Delhi.


This is the ninth consecutive year that this festival is taking place in Sri Lanka. The organising committee of the festival is chaired by the European Union Delegation in Colombo and coordinated by Agenda 14.  Like in the past, the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka joins hands as a partner of this year’s festival too.


This festival is a shared international cultural experience that aims to promote a friendly relationship and to increase the mutual understanding between European Nations and Sri Lanka.


Alliance francaise, British Council, Goethe Institut, Polish Institute in New Delhi, InstitutFrancais in Paris, Royal Embassy of Denmark in New Delhi, Embassy of France , Embassy of Romania, Embassy of Italy, Embassy of the Netherlands, Embassy of the Slovak Republic in New Delhi and Embassy of Switzerland in Sri Lanka are the partners of this year’s festival.