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Industry Accreditation

Accreditation to the Industry Office is reserved exclusively to film industry professionals and those working within the artistic or technical activities of the audio-visual sector.
 
All requests for accreditation must include specific and up to date documentation concerning the professional activity.
Accreditation passes are issued at the full discretion of the Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia.
 
THE INDUSTRY OFFICE PROVIDES THREE KINDS OF ACCREDITATION:
Industry Gold, Industry Trade, and Industry Professional.
 
EARLY BIRD deadline: Wednesday 6th July, 2016.
 
 


(A)  Industry Gold Accreditation
Registration: 350 Euro
Early bird registration (until 6th July 2016): 290 Euro *
 
* to benefit from the early bird fee and the Company listing in the Industry Guide you must make the online payment no later than Friday 5th August 2016
 
The accreditation gives the following benefits:
- First priority admission to Press & Industry screenings of the festival;
- The possibility to see all selected films of the festival;
- The possibility to request tickets for public screenings that have no priority access for pass holders;
- Exclusive access to the Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings;
- Exclusive access, with priority for Buyers, to the Digital Video Library, consisting of films from the festival selection and Industry Office titles;
- Access to the Industry Club, reserved to producers, buyers and sales agents (ONLY GOLD);
- Access to the Industry Business Centre and the Exhibition Area;
- Access to conferences, networking sessions, cocktails and other activities organized by the Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office such as Final Cut in Venice, the Venice Gap-Financing Market and the Book Adaptation Rights Market;
- Official catalogue of the festival;
- Industry Guide
- Company listing in the Industry Guide;
- Access to the Online Industry Guide;
- Access to the online Digital Video Library Catalogue;
- Complete program of the Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office 2016;
- Wi-Fi and Internet access.
 
The following categories can apply for accreditation:
Acquisition (Distribution/ Television)                                                                                         
Production Company                                                               
Sales   
Film Commission *
Film Fund *                                                                                         
 
* Industry Gold accreditation will only be granted to the persons who are in charge of acquisition, production, sales and are fully employed by the registered companies and to the Film Commission’s and Film Fund’s Head of Department.
The accreditation is valid for the entire duration of the festival.
 
In occasion of the Venice Production Bridge some screening rooms will be available to the exclusive access of the Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings for all Industry Trade / Gold pass holders.
All producers and sales agents are welcomed to send to the office their titles before August 5th, 2016.
 
The whole Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office program will be given to all Industry participants.
 
The Festival screening schedule will be published on the website by mid-August and in the program manual, which you will receive upon arrival with your accreditation pass.
 
If for any reason you should be unable to attend, but have requested your accreditation before the deadline (6th July, 2016) and paid for this in advance online, it will be possible to receive a 60 % refund. Your cancellation must be received before 5th August 2016 and the Administrative Office of the Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia will deal with the refund. 
Accreditation requests received after 6th July or cancellations received after 5th August cannot be refunded.
 
Locations and Services
On the occasion of the upcoming 73rd edition of the Venice Film Festival (31st August – 10th September, 2016), the Venice Production Bridge will be located at the Excelsior Hotel with: The Exhibition Area, Digital Video LibraryIndustry Business Centre, and Industry Club.
Furthermore, Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings will be organized to the exclusive access of all the Industry Trade/Gold participants.
 
All production companies and world sales agents accredited through the festival may submit titles to the Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings (produced after January 1st, 2016) and to the Digital Video Library (produced after September 12th, 2015); all Industry Trade / Gold pass holders can access the Digital Video Library to view the titles from the festival selection and submitted through the Industry Office, purchase an exhibition stall in the Exhibition Area (in case that this service is acquired, Industry Trade / Gold accreditation will be issued at the reduced price of € 200, Gold  / € 150, Trade); organize a conference; arrange a cocktail or round table to present projects or the activities of their company; display promotional material at the Industry locations; purchase signposting spaces, buy slots for trailers shown  on TV screens laid in the industry locations or place brochure,  gadgets, flyers or notebooks into the Industry bags handed to all Industry participants; and buy advertising pages in the Industry Guide and in the online DVL Catalogue.
 
 
 
(B)  Industry Trade Accreditation
 
EARLY BIRD deadline: Wednesday 6th July, 2016
Registration:  280 Euro
Early bird registration (until 6th July, 2016):  230 Euro *
 
* to benefit from the early bird fee and the Company listing in the Industry Guide you must make the online payment no later than Friday 5th August, 2016
 
The accreditation gives the following benefits:
- Second priority admission to Press & Industry screenings of the festival;
- The possibility to see all selected films of the festival;
- The possibility to request tickets for public screenings that have no priority access for pass holders;
- Exclusive access to the Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings;
- Exclusive access, with priority for Buyers, to the Digital Video Library, consisting of films from the festival selection and Industry Office titles;
- Access to the Industry Business Centre and the Exhibition Area;
- Access to conferences, networking sessions, cocktails and other activities organized by the Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office;
- Official catalogue of the festival;
- Industry Guide
- Company listing in the Industry Guide;
- Access to the Online Industry Guide;
- Access to the online Digital Video Library Catalogue;
- Complete program of the Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office 2016;
- Wi-Fi and Internet access.
 
The following categories can apply for accreditation:
Film Festival
Film Commission
Film Financing
Film Fund
Law Firm
Marketing/ Publicity
Publisher (Print/ Digital/Music)
Talent Agency
Technical Industry (Services/ Organization/ Technicians)
Theatrical Exhibitor
Training
Video (production)
 
The accreditation is valid for the entire duration of the festival.
 
The Festival screening schedule will be published on the website by mid-August and in the program manual, which you will receive upon arrival with your accreditation pass.
 
If for any reason you should be unable to attend, but have requested your accreditation before the deadline (6th July, 2016) and paid for this in advance online, it will be possible to receive a 60% refund. Your cancellation must be received before 5th August 2016 and the Administrative Office of the Fondazione la Biennale di Venezia will deal with the refund. 
Accreditation requests received after 6th July or cancellations received after 5th August cannot be refunded.
 
Locations and Services
On the occasion of the next 73rd edition of the Venice Film Festival (31st August - 10th September, 2016), the Venice Production Bridge will be located at the Excelsior Hotel with: the Exhibition Area, Digital Video Library, Industry Business Centre, and Industry Club.
Furthermore, Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings will be organized to the exclusive access of all Industry Trade / Gold participants.
 
All production companies and world sales agents accredited through the festival may submit titles to the Venice Production Bridge Market Screenings (produced after January 1st, 2016) and to the Digital Video Library (produced after September 12th, 2015); all Industry Trade / Gold pass holders can access the Digital Video Library to view the titles from the festival selection and submitted through the Venice Production Bridge, purchase an exhibition stall in the Exhibition Area (in case that this service is acquired, Industry Trade/Gold accreditation will be issued at the reduced price of 200 € - Gold / 150 € - Trade) organize a conference; arrange a cocktail or round table to present projects or the activities of their company; display promotional material in the Industry locations; purchase signposting spaces, buy slots for trailers shown on TV screens laid in the industry locations or place brochure, gadgets, flyers or notebooks into the Industry bags handed to all Industry participants; and buy advertising pages in the Industry Guide and in the online DVL Catalogue.
 
 
 


(C)  Industry Professional Accreditation
 
EARLY BIRD deadline: Wednesday 6th July 2016
 
Registration 220 Euro
Early bird Registration (until 6th July 2016) 170 Euro *
 
* to benefit from the early bird fee you must make the online payment no later than Friday 5th August 2016
 
The accreditation gives the following benefits:
- Third priority admission to Press & Industry screenings of the festival;
- The possibility to see all selected films of the festival;
- Access to the Exhibition Area;
- Whole program of the Venice Production Bridge-Industry Office 2016.
 
The following categories can apply for accreditation:
Actor
Composer
Costume Designer
Director
Director of Photography
Exhibitor
Editor
Production Designer
Screenwriter
Sound Engineer
Theatrical Exhibitor
 
The accreditation is valid for the entire duration of the festival.
 
The screening schedule will be published on the website from mid-August and in the program guide, which you will receive upon arrival with your accreditation pass.
 
 
APPLICATIONS
It is necessary to send the request until and no later than Wednesday 6th July, 2016.
This also needs to include:
· INDUSTRY TRADE / GOLD accreditation request with up-to-date documentation of cinematographic activity of the company *
· INDUSTRY PROFESSIONAL accreditation request with up-to-date documentation of the film activity of the company or a CV in case of a single professional from the artistic and technical sector.
 
* Law Firms must send in attachment a letter by the cinematographic company attesting that the firm represents the legal activities of the cinematographic company.
 
The Accreditation Office will evaluate all requests. If your application has been successful, you will receive a communication with the relevant access codes to the online modules.
These must be completed and returned online to the office no later than Tuesday 2nd August, 2016.
The company data of all Industry Trade / Gold participants who made the online payment no later than Friday 5th August 2016, will be published in the Industry Guide.
 
Accreditation passes are strictly personal and must to be collected in person from the Industry Accreditation desk, presenting the same ID as used in the accreditation form as well as a copy of the registration confirmation.
 
Only requests respecting this registration method, and with the necessary documentation, will be taken into consideration.
The kind of accreditation pass and the numbers to be issued are at the full discretion of the Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia.
 
 
Registration Office
registration@labiennale.org 
Tel. +39 041 5218848
Fax +39 041 5218800 
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