Call for Applications

Make your mark! Be part of the VLAFF Youth Jury in 2020!
Extended Deadline: Friday, July 24

Youth from across BC between the ages of 18 – 30 are invited to be part of a youth-run film jury at the
18th Vancouver Latin American Film Festival
August 27 – September 6, 2020

Update: We are also accepting applications from Latin American students outside of BC who are currently attending a film school.  

The Youth Jury will choose one film out of seven fiction features by new directors, and present the Youth Choice Award for Best New Director at the Closing Ceremony on September 6 (either in-person or virtually).

Jury Members will be recognized on VLAFF’s website and will receive a full Festival Pass. The members of the jury must make a commitment to see each of the seven required films during the festival and be available to meet for a minimum of two hours (either in-person or online) on the final weekend of the festival to make the selection of the winning film.

Applicants must be between 18 and 30 years of age inclusive. APPLY HERE!!!

We look forward to meeting you!! 

Youth Jury presenting the award in the closing ceremony, September 2019.