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Awards and Juries 2013 

10 Juries award 14 prizes in an amount of 36,000 Euro

Children’s Film Competition

European Children’s Jury: European Children’s Film Award, endowed by the State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and Arts and the MDR (public broadcasting)

European Children’s Jury: DIAMANT bicycle of the renowned Diamant Fahrradwerke Hartmannsdorf to the best child actor

Professional Jury Feature Film International: Chemnitz Top Award, endowed by the city of Chemnitz


Junior Film Competition

Junior Jury of the Karl-Schmidt-Rottluff grammar school: Film Award of the Junior Jury

Professional Jury Feature Film International: Top Award of the Department of Private Broadcast and New Media of the Saxonian Free State (SLM)

Youth Film Competition

Youth Jury consisting of pupils from the Sportoberschule Chemnitz: Youth Film Award

Focus Germany

Professional Jury Feature Film National: DEFA Foundation Award + Youth and Children’s Film Award of the Goethe Institute

Short and Animation Film Competition

Professional Jury Short an Animated Film: National Short and Animation Film Award (in cooperation with the Saxon Film Federation) + International Short and Animation Film Award



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

Jury of the Matthes-Enderlein grammar school Zwönitz: Fair Play Award

Audience: Lichtenauer Audience Award