Jury and prizes

Audience jurY

application will be opened during march 2021.

Become a member of the Audience Jury at the 28th Prague International Film Festival – Febiofest!
The jury comprises 33 film fans and is headed by an honorary chairperson.
During the festival, it judges seven competition films and selects a winner.
The winning film receives a cash prize of 3,000 EUR.
The jury’s honorary chair presents the prize to the winner at the festival’s closing ceremony.

Anybody over the age of 15, regardless of their education, profession or background, can become a juror. The jury members are selected by festival president Fero Fenič. The chosen jurors commit to attending the jury meeting one week before the festival and the screenings of seven films, which they rate, during festival days.

Jurors acquire Jury festival accreditation, an invitation to the festival’s closing ceremony and a chance to see behind the scenes of a film festival. Jurors are not entitled to accommodation, reimbursement of travel costs, lost earnings or other fees.

In 2020, the winner was chosen by a 33-member jury of film fans headed by honorary chairman Dana Morávková. Previous chairs have included Jan Saudek, Marta Kubišová, Jan Kaplický, Věra Čáslavská, Dagmar Havlová, Juraj Herz, David Černý, Miroslav Ondříček and Theodor Pištěk.