Jurys

Joachim Lafosse was born in Brussels in 1975. After receiving his diploma from the IAD (Institut des Arts de Diffusion), he directed his first feature film, Private Madness (2004), selected for competition at Locarno, in 2004. In 2006, he shot two features, Ça Rend Heureux (2006) (in competition at Locarno, and Grand Prix du Jury of the Premiers Festival Plans of Angers) and Private Property (2006) with Isabelle Huppert (in competition at Venice). His fourth feature, Private Lessons (2007) was shown in the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes in 2007. Joachim Lafosse’s career gathered speed with the release of each new film, earning him national and international recognition: Our Children (2012) was selected for Un Certain Regard and won Best Actress for Émilie Dequenne. In 2015, he made White Knights (2015) with a top-tier cast (Vincent Lindon, Louise Bourgoin, Valérie Donzelli and Reda Kateb). The film was presented at Toronto and won Best Director in San Sebastian.

What's on ?

QUICK, REGISTER YOUR CLASSES FOR THE 2020 SCHOOL SCREENINGS…

For the Festival’s 10th edition taking place from 5th to 15th March , teachers can now register their classes for screenings, workshops and events of our school programme via the... → More

DISCOVER THE YOUNG AUDIENCES PROGRAMME 2020!

For Luxembourg City Film Festival’s 10th anniversary edition happening from 5th to 15th March 2020 , young festivalgoers will get to discover an exceptional array of international Young Audiences works... → More

INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY 2020

Discussions and film screenings about the Holocaust as part of the Remembrance Day of the liberation of Auschwitz. For the upcoming International Holocaust Remembrance Day , the Luxembourg City Film... → More