Date: 11th November 2009

Winslet up for European film gong

Kate Winslet is among the British nominees at this year's European Film Awards (EFAs), to be presented in the German city of Bochum next month.

The 34-year-old is up for best European actress for The Reader, the Holocaust drama that won her an Oscar this year.

Also cited in her category is newcomer Katie Jarvis, recognised for her work in Andrea Arnold's drama Fish Tank.

Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire is up for five awards, including European film, director and actor.

Source: Press Release