Journalists Accreditation

Press professionals (journalists or bloggers), take advantage of an accreditation that gives you access to all the professional events, indoor screenings, and connected tools to cover the event in the best conditions.
Discover everything you can see and do with the Journalists accreditation.

Journalists Accreditation

Upon request
Accreditation will open in February 2024
Access to the Festival events

A detailed list of access to the various Festival formats

Short Films – Competition
Feature Films – Competition
TV Films – Competition
Commissioned Films – Competition
VR Works – Competition
Screening Events - Out of Competition
Special Programmes - Out of Competition
Annecy s'anime - Out of Competition
Open-air screenings - Out of Competition
Festival Meetings4
Work in Progress
Making of
Shorts and Breakfast
Meetings for All Audiences3
Festival Extras
Signing sessions
Access to the Mifa events

A detailed list of access to the various Mifa formats

Industry Content11
Mifa Pitches
Partners Pitches
Market Screenings
Meet the
Share with
Studio Focus
Demo Sessions
Mifa Conferences
Partners Conferences
Press Conferences
Short Film Forums
Talent Content4
Recruiters Talk
Recruitment sessions – Recruiters -
Recruitment sessions – Candidates
Mifa Campus
Access to the Mifa Areas

A detailed list of access to the Mifa Areas

Stands & Pavilions Area, Organisations Area, "Creative Europe MEDIA" Umbrella and Short Film Area
Recruitment Area, New Technologies Area and XR and Training Institutes Area
Chill Out Area
Impérial Palace – Restaurant La Voile
Impérial Palace – Restaurant Brasserie
Connected Tools
List of Participants
List of Companies
Video Library: consult films/projects
Video Library: submit films/projects -
Messaging service
Ticketing 4 reservations/day
Apply to the recruitment sessions

Your accreditation will be subject to validation by the Media Relations Department.

Documentary Proof
Please upload: a declaration from your Editor-in-Chief, your main articles relating to the Festival (if you have already attended and/or an article announcing the upcoming edition), or relating to film/culture (less than two years old), and your Press Card if you have one.
For requests related to a blog or website, you will also need to upload a screenshot of your statistics with a visits analysis chart (sessions). Depending on the target audience or distribution, the Media Relations Department reserves the right to refuse your request.

To provide the best conditions possible for your attendance, and in light of a significant increase in requests, the Festival reserves the right to close the sale of accreditations before the date initially announced. Thank you for your understanding!

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