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The animated short film "Cuddle" nominated for the César Awards 2023!

This Wednesday, January 25, the Academy of Arts and Techniques of Cinema unveiled its list of nominations for the 48th César awards ceremony, which will be held on February 24. Congratulations to Margot Reumont whose film "Cuddle" is in the running for the César for Best Animated Short Film.

The list of nominations for the 48th César ceremony was unveiled this Wednesday, January 25. Among the films selected for the 2023 edition, we welcome the presence of a Wallonie Bruxelles production, Cuddle by Margot Reumont, produced by Zorobabel and Ozù Productions, which is nominated for the César for the best animated short film.  

Once again, local talent from Belgium will be strongly present. The actress Virginie Efira is nominated, for the third time in a row, for the César for Best Actress (for the film Paris Memories by Alice Winocour). In the same category, we have the presence of Zero F*cks Given by Emmanuel Marre & Julie Lecoustre, produced by Wrong Men, a film that has granted French actress Adèle Exarchopoulos a nomination.  

Bouli Lanners is nominated for the César for Best Actor for his role in Dominik Moll's The Night of the 12th. This film, co-produced by Versus Production, is also the second most-nominated movie of the 48th edition, with 10 nominations total.  

Finally, we have the nomination of Lukas Dhont's latest film, Close, also co-produced by Versus Production, for the César for Best Foreign Film.

he 48th César ceremony takes place on February 24th in Paris. 



Margot Reumont

Short film / Animation

Zero Fucks Given

Emmanuel Marre and Julie Lecoustre

Feature film / Fiction


Lukas Dhont

Feature film / Fiction