Edinburgh award-winner Just Charlie is screening at GYFF Edinburgh award-winner Just Charlie is screening at GYFF

The Glasgow Youth Film Festival has moved to September, and this year's event has a bumper line-up. As always, the films have been selected entirely by young people, and there's something for every age group. There are also special events to add to the excitement.

"Our goal through the Glasgow Youth Film Festival is to bring in young people to the GFT and show them how amazing the art of film is," says the programming team.

The festival runs from 27 September to 1 October.

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Glasgow Youth Latest Reviews

Daphne
Daphne
A young woman finds herself thrown off balance after she saves the life of a shopkeeper.
Just Charlie
Just Charlie
The life of a young football prodigy is turned upside down after they come out as transgender.
Moonrise Kingdom
Moonrise Kingdom
Two children make a pact and run off, prompting the local community to go on the hunt for them.

Glasgow Youth Film Festival Features

In a different light
Spotlight's Neal Huff on Wes Anderson, Hitchcock/Truffaut, Kimberly Levin and more.
Keitel - a man for all seasons
Youth star Harvey on Sorrentino, Campion and Scorsese.
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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