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MY CONNECTION. MY LIFE.

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WORLD WIDE WEB

WORLD WIDE WEB

Whether it’s to catch up with friends or stream the latest episode of my favourite TV show, in the EU I have the right to a basic internet connection at home. So if I’m checking in to the Czech Republic, or uploading a selfie from Spain, I know that I can use the best possible home internet connection at a fixed, affordable price.

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FAIR CONNECTION

Looking for local news or information on the next football World Cup? Whatever my interest, internet service providers in the EU cannot slow down or block the content I access to promote one website over another. As long as it’s legal, secure and the network is not exceptionally busy, I can choose how I use the internet.

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FAIR CONNECTION
ENTERTAINMENT ACROSS BORDERS

ENTERTAINMENT ACROSS BORDERS

The EU believes that nothing should stand in the way of a good film, album or game – especially national borders. That’s why I can access my subscriptions to online video and music streaming services wherever I travel in the EU. Just one more episode, then?

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WiFi4EU

Checking the train timetable on the move? I want to rely on free public Wi-Fi rather than using up my valuable data allowance. The EU is investing €120 million into the installation of free public Wi-Fi hotspots in up to 8,000 different locations across Europe, so that I can remain connected wherever I am.

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WiFi4EU

How it works

EU laws mean that no matter how rural or remote the area in which I live is, in the EU I get guaranteed access to the best possible internet connection at an affordable price. I’m able to access thousands of free Wi-Fi hotspots across Europe and take my video, music, gaming and sports subscription services with me wherever I go.

Did you know

72%

of Europeans use the internet every day.

87%

of young Europeans (aged between 16 and 24 years old) use social media networks.

42%

of Europeans book travel, accommodation or tickets online.

39%

of Europeans use the internet to make phone or video calls.

50%

of people aged between 15 and 39 think that accessing the services they subscribe to when travelling is important.

Get connected

If you’re in a rural area without an internet connection, speak to your National Regulatory Authority who can help you get online. Read more

The Living Hostel, directed by Matthias Hoene

Although her youth is long behind her, Gisela still longs to experience the sights of Europe. Her grandchildren decide to raise enough money to send her on her dream adventure, but their plan has unexpected results...

behind the scenes - The Living Hostel, directed by Matthias Hoene
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Oona, directed by Zaida Bergroth

After becoming lost and stranded in a menacing forest, a young girl must rely on the assistance of an unlikely friend to find her way home.

behind the scenes - Oona, directed by Zaida Bergroth
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Party Animal, directed by Yorgos Zois

Alex is an energetic twenty five year-old who will do anything he can to keep dancing. Trapped in a restrictive job, he's suddenly hit by a spark of inspiration.

behind the scenes - Party Animal, directed by Yorgos Zois
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The Loner, directed by Tomasz Konecki

A man of the wilderness, Jan lives alone in a cabin in the Polish mountains. But when destiny interrupts his solitary lifestyle, he must devise a plan in order to follow his heart.

behind the scenes - The Loner, directed by Tomasz Konecki
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Debut, directed by Dalibor Matanić

A young Croatian farmer dreams of becoming a professional football star. But before pursuing his ambition on the pitch, he must first face the truth about who he really is.

behind the scenes - Debut, directed by Dalibor Matanić
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The Living Hostel, directed by Matthias Hoene
The Living Hostel, directed by Matthias Hoene
Oona, directed by Zaida Bergroth
Oona, directed by Zaida Bergroth
Party Animal, directed by Yorgos Zois
Party Animal, directed by Yorgos Zois
The Loner, directed by Tomasz Konecki
The Loner, directed by Tomasz Konecki
Debut, directed by Dalibor Matanić
Debut, directed by Dalibor Matanić

How does the EU help you do what you love?

Ever dream of starting a business, studying abroad, or volunteering to help communities in need? And did you know the EU can support you in achieving all of these things? Discover everything the EU gives you to unlock your potential.

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