Film Industry

Accreditation is available to film professionals who work in the movie, television and video industries, in production, distribution, world sales and representatives of other film festivals.

Accreditation deadline: June 9, 2017

Find information about press accreditations HERE.

Find information about festival accreditations for students HERE.

You would like to be accredited as a film professional for the first time:

Please send us a written request by regular mail, fax (both with letterhead) or e-mail to accreditation@filmfest-muenchen.de (with signature), with your company's complete address, your full name and your position. If you work freelance, please include your filmography or proof of membership in a professional association.

After your application has been approved we will send you a personal link to the registration form by email. Please upload your digital passport photo (portrait format, jpg, max. 150 dpi) to the registration form.

 

You were accredited in previous years:

Please note that you will not automatically be accredited to this year's FILMFEST MÜNCHEN.

You will automatically be sent a personal link to the 2017 e-mail registration form by May 12, 2017. In the event that you do not receive a link, please e-mail your accreditation wishes to us at accreditation@filmfest-muenchen.de.

 

Festival accreditation grants you the following at the FILMFEST MÜNCHEN:

  • Access to the daily press, guest and film professional screenings
  • Free tickets to all the films in the festival program (except for those in the 8pm time slots, some exceptions may be announced)
  • Access to the Filmfest Lounge at Gasteig
  • Access to the Press and Guest Center and use of its services and facilities
  • Upon request, your contact information can be added to the login section of the Filmfest München App
  • Use of the video library (not for film industry student)
  • Use of the Industry Office services (not for film industry student)

 

Festival accreditation processing fee:

The fee for accreditation is EUR 80,00 (incl. 19% VAT) per person, for Early Birds who apply before May 26 the price is EUR 70,00 (incl. 19% VAT). Payment will be charged to the credit card listed on your application. In Germany, payment can also be made by bank debit ('SEPA-Basislastschrift'). You will receive a receipt both when your accreditation is confirmed by e-mail and when you pick up your badge. Separate invoices will not be sent.

If we receive written notification from you by June 9, 2017 that you will not be able to attend the festival, your processing fee will be refunded. Later cancellations and 'no shows' will not receive refunds.

Picking up your accreditation:

You can pick up your festival accreditation between Thursday, June 22, 2017, and Saturday, July 1, 2017 at the Press and Guest Center in the 'Glashalle' on the 2nd floor at Gasteig on Rosenheimer Straße 5. The Press and Guest Center is open from June 22 to June 30 daily from 9 am to 6 pm and on July 1 from 9 am to 3 pm.

If you are unable to pick up your accreditation in person, please provide the person picking it up with a letter of authorization. Please note that tickets for screeings can only be picked up in person and upon presentation of your badge.

Directions to Gasteig:

  • From the airport, take S-Bahn (rapid transit lines) S1 or S8 to Rosenheimer Platz
  • From the central station take any S-Bahn line in the direction of Ostbahnhof to Rosenheimer Platz
  • By car - the entrance to the Gasteig underground garage is Rosenheimer Straße 5

 

Please note:

Film Industry Festival Accreditation Guidelines (PDF)

  • The festival reserves the right to approve or deny accreditation. Legal action may not be taken. The guidelines for your category are applicable.
  • After our accreditation deadline (June 9, 2017) accreditations can only be granted as special exceptions and cost an additional EUR 20.00 processing fee.
  • The registration forms cannot be downloaded and are not sent by mail or fax. Festival accreditation is personal and non-transferable.
  • Free tickets for festival screenings are for personal use only
  • For admission to the Festival Lounge, the Press and Guest Center as well as Press and Guest screenings you must have a festival badge. People who are not accredited will not be admitted.
  • Accreditation does not entitle you access to parties and receptions. Please get in touch with the respective hosts or organizers.

 

Contact:
Internationale Münchner Filmwochen GmbH
Presse
Sonnenstraße 21
80331 München
Tel. +49 (0)89 - 38 19 04 64
Fax +49 (0)89 - 38 19 04 61
accreditation@filmfest-muenchen.de

For assistance in making hotel reservations click here.

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Press and Guest Center:
Gasteig, 2nd Floor; Rosenheimer Str. 5, 81667 Munich

Opening hours:
June 22 - June 30, 9am - 6pm daily
July 1, 9am - 3pm