The Agència Catalana de la Joventut (Catalan Youth Agency), at the Catalonian Generalitat – the Autonomous Government – and the Sitges – International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, have opened the period to send request to be a member of the twelfth Carnet Jove Jury. The deadline is July 4th.
The goal of the Carnet Jove Jury is to professionalize film reviewing and offer an offer an opportunity to five young people interested in this field, or in the film world in general, so they can be a part of an official jury at one of the most prestigious film festivals and the number one in the world in the fantastic genre.
The Carnet Jove Jury is incorporated in the Festival’s jury structures and presents two awards: the Carnet Jove Jury Award for the Best Feature Length Film from the Official Fantàstic In-Competition Selection and the Carnet Jove Jury Award for the Best Feature Length Film from the Midnight X-Treme section, a Festival category that contains horror genre movies with a more independent spirit.
The candidates must present their documentation through the Carnet Jove website. The deadline is July 4th.The first selection of finalists will be done between July 3rd and September 15th. The week of September 12th we will announce the selection of people who will be making up the 2016 Carnet Jove Jury.