The 1st European road safety film festival

Date(s) - September 14, 2015
All Day


No Categories

House of Parliament of the Brussels Capital Region
Rue du Lombard, 69 – 1000 , Brussels, Belgium

View on Google Maps

The Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region hosts the 1st European Festival of Road Safety Film on September 14, 2015. This event, springboard for the launch of the European Mobility Week, is produced by Laser International Foundation (LIFE), under the aegis of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the European Union, the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration and the partnership of PRI.

The objectives are to promote the best productions, favor the meetings between stakeholders in road safety and facilitate the implementation of national and local programs.

Participants are expected from 43 European countries. They emanate from public authorities, private sector, associations, civil society and European organizations.

The event takes place in the Chamber of Parliament and in the Salle des Glaces.


The European competition of road safety films

In the Chamber of Parliament are held the sessions of the European Jury. By means of electronic voting, all participants present will form the jury and vote for the winners of the European Festival. The films presented in the European competition have to be produced during the last five years. They are classified by categories: communication & campaigns, road education, driver training, risk prevention in professional circles, innovations for road safety, and films for youth and by youth.


The European road safety videos Centre

In the Salle des Glaces, the room of prestige of the Parliament, will be projected all videos designed for the European Centre of Road Safety Film. The participants present will constitute the selection committee. They will evaluate the films and multimedia documents on the basis of explicit criteria: intrinsic qualities, clarity and relevance of the message, adapted to the target, quality and originality of the script, reproducibility, technical qualities (sound, soundtrack, picture, editing), cost / efficiency.


The exhibition “Life in the city”

In the Salle des Glaces, the exhibition “Life in the city” will present all the innovative and available products for the public and stakeholders road safety actions. The products will be films, videos, interactive software for communication, tools for education in road safety, driving simulators for driver training and professional individual vehicle, best practices of youth Initiatives, technical innovations in infrastructure, vehicles and information systems.


For more information and to register, please contact: