Toni Erdmann’s writer-director Marin Ade (centre), stars Sandra Hueller (second from right) and Peter Simonischek (right), and producers pose with the awards the film received at the European Film Awards. Photo: AFP

Toni Erdmann, comedy about a prickly executive and her practical joker father, sweeps European Film Awards

Film directed by Maren Ade that was the toast of Cannes film festival, even though it didn’t win there, sweeps top prizes at festival in Poland, winning best film, director, screenwriter, actor and actress

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Toni Erdmann’s writer-director Marin Ade (centre), stars Sandra Hueller (second from right) and Peter Simonischek (right), and producers pose with the awards the film received at the European Film Awards. Photo: AFP
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