Since 2005, Fribourg international Films Festival and Comundo have collaborated for the Festival’s Youth Jury Award. This Jury gives the COMUNDO prize – consisting of a sum of CHF 5'000.- – to a feature film of the International competition which shows best their generation’s concerns. The call for candidates for the 2022 edition is now open.
The members of the Youth jury are Switzerland resident between 18 and 25 years old. People who are interested in taking part in this unique experience will find the necessary information as well as the contact coordinates to send their application in the following document (in French and German): Youth jury Comundo 2022.
In 2021, the member of this jury awarded the film Quo Vadis, Aida? by director Jasmila Žbanic. What film will be the youth's favourite in 2022? The answer will come in March.
Comundo promotes personnel development cooperation (PDC). Comundo works with a holistic approach and encourages cross-linking between its work and various partners. Comundo hires qualified personnal according to projects' needs, trains them and prepares them specifically for their assignement. While on mission, co-workers are supported both by a local coordinator and by a project manager in Switzerland.
More about Comundo: comundo.org/en/