List of Upcoming Film Markets

List of Upcoming Film Markets

The following list of Film Markets around the world is your opportunity to pitch your film and make deals with development executives and distributors. For filmmakers with a project in its early stages, film markets often present opportunities to to screen works-in-progress or to pitch films in either a one-on-one or competitive, public setting.

Film Markets

Real Screen Summit New Orleans

Real Screen Summit New Orleans

The Realscreen Summit is the definitive global market and conference for the business of unscripted and non-fiction entertainment, we pride ourselves on making it easy to make meaningful industry connections.

Deadline: 26 January

INPUT TV Conference Germany

INPUT TV Conference Germany

The conference will gather hundreds of programme makers from around the world, for four full days of screenings and discussions devoted to storytelling in the public interest.

Deadline: 27 January

Sheffield Documentary MeetMarket

Sheffield Documentary MeetMarket

The Sheffield MeetMarket is one of the world’s largest documentary and factual markets and pitching forums, selected projects will have the opportunity to meet with top Decision Makers among 300+ international funders, broadcasters, distributors and exhibitors.

Deadline: 14 February

Latino Media Market Los Angeles

Latino Media Market Los Angeles

NALIP’s Latino Media Market™ is designed to be a great stepping stone to further the careers of its fellows and their their projects by meeting industry representatives who can provide sound advice on how to foster their project to the next level.

Deadline: 11 March

MIPTV Cannes

MIPTV Cannes

Building-up on the leading international and multigenre market for content development and distribution, MIPTV in Cannes is a reimagined experience that not only serves the needs of the distribution market as of today but also future-proof the content industry evolving business.

Deadline: 30 March

The Doc Shop Toronto

The Doc Shop Toronto

The Hot Docs industry conference and market in Toronto offers exceptional professional development, networking, and business opportunities to dcumentary filmmakers and industry professionals at all levels of experience.

Deadline: 30 April

Cannes Marché Du Film

Cannes Marché Du Film

Producers, distributors, buyers, programmers, The Marché du Film in Cannes opens the gates to the film market for you. Whatever your needs are, we provide you with solutions: business opportunities, international visibility, the latest innovations.

Deadline: 11 May

BANFF World Media Festival and Market

BANFF World Media Festival and Market

Canada’s biggest TV market & festival the Banff World Media Festival has brought top leaders from across the evolving media landscape to the heart of the Canadian Rockies for a totally unique experience.

Deadline: 14 June

Sunny Side of the Doc Berlin

Sunny Side of the Doc Berlin

The 4-day event brings together broadcasters, decision makers, financing bodies, distributors, content creators and producers from around the world to sell or buy projects and programmes, and to find coproduction partners.

Deadline: 22 June

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Upcoming Film Grants in your Mailbox

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Learn how to Sell and Distribute your Film

Learn how to Sell and Distribute your Film

The key to building a career in show business is the ability to consistently get projects funded and then make money back for your investors. In this online film course, the Indie Film Academy talks with 10 experts in film distribution about what you can do to make sure your film sells.

Film Sales Agents List

Film Sales Agents List

List of 90 top film sales agents that specialize in independent documentary, short and feature films. The international sales agent directory includes contact names, phone numbers and email addresses.

Film Distribution Agreement

Film Distribution Agreement

5-Page Distribution Agreement for Feature and Short Films Template. An example you can use for your contracts


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