Youth Jury

Are you ready for a new edition of LIFF in 2024? As the festival gears up for this exciting event, we are looking for enthusiastic young people to join our 2024 jury. Are you between 16 and 23 years old and passionate about film? This is your chance to be part of a unique experience!

The Youth Jury

What does the jury entail?

As a member of the youth jury, you will have the opportunity to watch several films specially selected for you. Alongside other jury members, you will engage in in-depth discussions and decide which film makes the biggest impression on you.

In addition to watching films, you will spend your days together and participate in a number of workshops designed to help you step into the role of a juror. Moreover, you will attend the festival’s official red carpet premiere. As a youth jury member, you bring enthusiasm and a fresh perspective to the film festival.

Join us!

Do you want to be part of the youth jury and contribute to LIFF? Sign up by sending a motivation letter to, introducing yourself and describing your favorite film. You might be one of the lucky ones who’ll get to experience this special opportunity up close!

Come and experience LIFF through the eyes of the youth jury in 2024! Application deadline: September 2.

Please note: It is important that you are available for two weekends: October 5-6 & 12-13.

About the jury

The Youth Jury has been part of the festival since 2021. The jury consists of young people aged 16 to 23. During the festival, you will watch a selection of films specially chosen for the jury. Together you choose the best film from this selection.

Besides watching films, you will spend the days together and receive a number of lectures beforehand that will help you choose the films during the festival. LIFF brings together young talent and enthusiasm with the Youth Jury. The Youth Jury adds a new, fresh perspective to the film festival.