Browse through our library of supporting information, application guidelines and forms, and guidance for Co-productions and International Productions.
The annual Cannes Cinéfondation Résidence du Festival welcomes 12 young filmmakers from around the world who are working on their first or second feature film.
The Busan International Film Festival is Asia's largest film festival.
The Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) is one of the world’s top film festivals. It takes place every February and is home to a wide range of film screenings and industry events.
The MIFF (Melbourne International Film Festival) Accelerator programme is an intensive director development programme aimed at short film directors who are seeking to transition to feature filmmaking.
The American Film Market is a pivotal destination for independent film companies and businesspeople from all over the world. It is held each year in Santa Monica at the beginning of November.
Hot Docs is North America's largest documentary film festival and conference.
Berlinale Talents (formerly Berlinale Talent Campus) is an annual six-day creative summit for up-and-coming filmmakers. It runs alongside the Berlin International Film Festival.
The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) is considered one of the the most important documentary festivals in the world. It is also, in terms of visitors, the largest.
The Cannes Film Festival is the world's most famous film festival.
Clemont-Ferrand in France is one of the world's leading short film festivals.
Founded in 1932, the Venice Film Festival is the world's oldest film festival.
Sundance is one of the world's most famous festivals for independent movies.
The Toronto International Film Festival is a key festival for launching independent productions.
Rotterdam has become a crucial festival for bold international cinema. An annual festival of indie and innovative films from around the world, Rotterdam also includes the CineMart co-production market for new work.
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