Call for Student Jury Members

16th Verzió invites you to be a student jury member and award this year’s best human rights documentary 

EXTENDED DEADLINE: October 1, 2019

To become a jury member you should:

  • be in Budapest and available November 11-17, 2019
  • have an active university student status
  • view the films in the International Human Rights Competition program during the festival
  • meet and discuss the films with other jury members
  • consensually select the best human rights documentary
  • collectively write a short statement explaining your decision and present it at the award ceremony on November 16 at Toldi Cinema

We offer:

  • the possibility to develop your critical and argumentative skills
  • a chance to meet your peers in a creative and challenging environment
  • insight into the workings of a film festival
  • a free pass to all festival screenings and events

To apply please send us:

  • A short biography (CV) and motivation letter (in English)
  • A short review of the best human rights documentary you saw in the last 3 years (in Hungarian or English, no longer than 3 pages)
  • Your contact email and telephone

Applications should be submitted via email to (subject: student jury). Jury members will be selected on a competitive basis.