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24th International Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

Awards & Juries


10 Juries award 18 prizes totalling 64,000 euros

CHILDREN'S FILM COMPETITION


European Children’s Jury

  • European Children’s Film Award of the Saxon Art Minister
    endowed by the Saxon State Ministry of Science and Art

JUNIOR FILM COMPETITION


Jury of the Sportoberschule

  • Junior Film Award

YOUTH FILM COMPETITION


Jury of the Karl-Schmidt-Rottluff grammar school

  • Youth Film Award

FOCUS GERMANY


Professional Jury Feature Film National

  • DEFA Foundation Award 
  • Children’s and Youth Film Award of the Goethe Institute
trophy

ANIMATION FILM COMPETITION


Professional Jury Short and Animated Film

  • Animated Feature Film Award (in cooperation with the German Institute for Animated Film DIAF)

CHILDREN'S / JUNIOR FILM COMPETITION


  • Professional Jury Feature Film International
    SLM Top Award
    endowed by the Department of Private Broadcast and New Media of the Saxon Free State
     
  • Professional Jury Feature Film International
    Award of Chemnitz City
    endowed by the city of Chemnitz
     
  • Professional Jury Feature Film International:
    MDR Special Award (public broadcasting)
    endowed by MDR
     
  • Professional Jury Feature Film International:
    DIAMANT bicycle of the renowned Diamant Fahrradwerke Hartmannsdorf to the best child actor

SHORT FILM COMPETITION


Professional Jury Short and Animated Film

  • Short Film Award National | International (in cooperation with the Saxon Film Federation)
  • Animated Short Film Award National | International (in cooperation with AG Animationsfilm)

CROSS-COMPETITION


  • Jury of the European Children’s Film Association (ECFA): ECFA Award
  • Jury of the The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI): Award of the FIPRESCI Jury
  • Ecumenical Jury: Award of the Ecumenical Jury
  • Audience: Lichtenauer Audience Award