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Press Accreditation

Accreditation passes for press, radio-television, photographers, press attaches, will be reserved to media professionals provided the application forms satisfy the accreditation requirements. In detail:
 
print press
• a letter on official headed paper signed by the editor-in-chief of the publication sending the journalist to cover the Festival; the letter must specify the frequency of the publication (daily, etc), and the circulation;
• a copy of articles written for the previous Festival (if they have not already been sent) or three recent articles written by the journalist in the aforementioned publication for a new application;
• a copy of the professional card.
 
online press
• a letter on official headed paper signed by the editor-in-chief of the publication sending the journalist to cover the Festival; the frequency with which web pages are updated and average number of daily hits per site must be specified;
• a copy of articles written for the previous Festival (if they have not already been sent) or three recent articles written by the journalist in the aforementioned publication for a new application;
• a copy of the professional card.
 
radio television
• a letter on official headed paper signed by the editor-in-chief of the network sending the journalist to cover the Festival; details must be provided on the type of programme (periodicity, scheduling, name of the programme) audience, and broadcasting area; names and functions of the members of the journalistic team;
• a copy of the videotape recordings of tv programmes made during the previous Festival, if this has not already been sent;
• a copy of the professional card.
 
photographers
• a letter on official headed paper signed by the director of the photographic agency or by the editor-in-chief of the publication which is sending the photographer to cover the Festival;
• a copy of the photographic documentation made during the previous Festival or copy of three recent photos stating the photographer’s activity;
• a copy of the professional card.
 
press attaches
• a letter on official headed paper signed by the head of the production or distribution company  specifying the title of the film/films (and related Festival section) represented by the press agent.
 
 
All requested material must be sent to:
    Michela Lazzarin
    la Biennale di Venezia
    Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica
    Press Office – Foreign Press Accreditation
    Ca’ Giustinian 1364/A
    30124 Venezia
    Italy
 
Tel. +39 041 5218726 / 852  -  Fax +39 041 5218815
 
or by e-mail at the following address:
    foreignpress@labiennale.org
 
 
The Press Office reserves the right to approve applications as we see fit. Please note that the deadline is July 12, 2014.
 
We cannot guarantee that applications that arrive at our office after that date will be accepted.
Only applications for accreditation with the necessary documentation will be considered.
Requests which have simultaneously been sent to other registration offices asking for other typologies of accreditation (Press, Industry or Professional), will not be taken into consideration.
Badges are issued at the full discretion of La Biennale di Venezia, taking into account the regulations for registration and the limited number of available seats.
 
The code for access to the accreditation form online will be sent when the accreditation is accepted. It has to be sent back by August 2, 2014
 
The press badge will be delivered upon payment of a fee.
 
A Press Pass allows access to screenings as marked day-by-day in the programme.
The screening schedule will be online on this website as of mid-August, and in the official programme distributed when the Pass is collected.
The Pass is valid for the whole duration of the Festival.
 
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