MEDIA Events at Cannes Film Festival 2019
02 May 2019

MEDIA Events at Cannes Film Festival 2019

MEDIA have announced their schedule of events for Cannes Film Festival. The Creative Europe MEDIA stand will be a meeting hub for film professionals attending Marché du Film 14-23 May. In addition MEDIA will host a number of events with different key topics each day. Every day at 6 pm, film professionals are invited to a Meet & Greet networking cocktail! The MEDIA stand is located at Festival International du Film – Village International/Riviera, Pavilion number 118, European Union.

Friday, 17 May | MEDIA GOES GLOBAL

  • 11am, MEDIA stand. Helping professionals reach new markets. A Presentation by European Film Promotion.

  • 5pm, MEDIA stand. European Film Festivals: sharing the love for films with global audiences.

  • 6pm, MEDIA stand. Meet & Greet Networking Cocktail

Saturday, 18 May | Policy & Data

  • 10am, MEDIA stand. European Authors’ Remuneration - Where do we Stand?

  • 5pm: MEDIA stand. LUMIERE VOD - Find your film online! Presentation by the European Audiovisual Observatory.

  • 6pm, MEDIA stand. Meet & Greet Networking Cocktail

Sunday, 19 May | Women on the move

  • 10am, MEDIA stand. Making your first film a success. Conversation with Carla Simon, director of Summer 1993.

  • 3.30pm, MEDIA stand. Gender Parity Pledge - where are we one year later? Organised by Collectif 50/50 in association with MEDIA.

  • 5pm, MEDIA stand. Industry responses to better gender balance.

  • 6pm, MEDIA stand. Celebrating women in European cinema – Networking cocktail

Monday, 20 May

  • 10am, MEDIA stand. Copyright conundrum: a chat with Giuseppe Abbamonte, Director Media Policy, European Commission. 

  • 11.15am: Terrasse du Festival, Palais des Festivals. Audiovisual markets: trends & investments. 

  • 3pm: Salon des Ambassadeurs, Palais des Festivals. European Film Forum. A Europe of Talents - Empowering Creativity

  • 6pm: Palais des Festivals. Meet & Greet Networking Cocktail

Tuesday, 21 May | MEDIA meets Tech

  • 10am, MEDIA stand. Nut Alone Digital Platform: new online VOD platform for European independent films.

  • 5pm, MEDIA stand. XR Spotlight. A programme dedicated to immersive technologies. 

Wednesday, 22 May

  • 10am, MEDIA stand. Classic films get better with time: Conversation with Juliette Rajon and Sandra den Hamer. 
The MEDIA stand is located at Festival International du Film, Village International / Riviera, Pavilion number 118, European Union.