Serbia international youth film festival is a independent festival for the world's best youth-made films. It is a diverse collection that includes all genres, celebrates youth culture, and showcases a new generation of filmmakers.
We call on young people from all over the world to participate and explore different perspectives, Different perspectives, different cultures.
We cooperate with many universities and youth alliances around the world to promote and exchange outstanding works from different young people from all over the world every year. To promote the growth of youth.
The films are chosen by a youth jury, who rate all entries for originality, entertainment value, production value, and the message portrayed.We value innovation and inclusion and work to ensure the festival includes First Nations, LGBTQ*, people of colour, female leads and multi-abled individuals/content

Best Feature
Best Documentary
Best Sci-Fi / Horror Feature
Best Female Director Feature
Best Short Film
Best Short Documentary
Best Animated Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Horror / Sci-Fi Short
Best Feature

1. be made by youth 40 years old and younger
2. short film be under 40 minutes
3. feature film not less than 60 minutes
4. be original video or have permission to use
5. have original music or music you have permission from the artist to use
6. be in English or with English subtitles

*Please make sure that the submitted information such as movie posters, stills, introductions, etc. is complete.
*For promotion, we will use some movie posters, stills and trailers.
*The screening needs to provide a link to the movie available for download.
* By submitting a film to The Festival, the submitter agrees that the film will be screened in a live theatrical venue during the festival
*All films submitted must be free from any legal disputes and the filmmaker must have cleared all rights for music and exhibition

Overall Rating
  • Marcos Altuve

    It was an honor that our film "The eyes of the land" has been selected. Thank you!

    September 2021
  • I am happy to share that my work is appreciated by juries and accepted to Serbia International Youth Film Festival, and feel honored to be selected as a finalist in my category. It was a great experience for me. I would recommend this festival to other filmmakers. Wish to come with new projects in the future.

    August 2021
  • Nur VURAL

    Hope to see you face to face in healthier days🍀

    June 2021
  • Serbia International Youth Film Festival,Thank you for your selection and it is a fantastic festival, and put on a great virtual event!

    June 2021
  • Thanks for selecting our short film 'Tomorrow Will Be A Better Day' for the festival. Arranging one was no easy feat. We would love to visit someday, in better times.

    June 2021