Film industry accreditation

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


Accreditation deadline: June 10, 2022


Find information about press accreditations.


Find information about festival accreditations for students.

 

You wish to be accredited as a film professional:

Please send us a written request by postal 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 e-mail. Please upload your digital passport photo (portrait format, jpg, max. 150 dpi) to the registration form.

 

Festival accreditation grants you the following at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN:

  • Access to the daily press and industry screenings
  • Free tickets to all the films in the festival program (available from the Filmfest Webshop and at the Filmfest box offices)
  • Access to the Press and Guest Center (incl. information service)
  • Upon request, your contact information may be added to the login section of the FILMFEST MÜNCHEN website
  • use of the video library on our partner platform Festival Scope Pro (not for film industry students)
  • Use of Industry Office services
  • Admission to the FILMFEST MÜNCHEN Beergarden Convention

 

Festival accreditation processing fee:

The fee for accreditation is EUR 100.00 (incl. 19% VAT) per person. 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 10, 2022 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 may pick up your festival accreditation between Thursday, June 23, 2022, and Saturday, July 2, 2022 at the accreditation counter in the Festival Center Amerikahaus, Karolinenplatz 3. The accreditation counter is open from June 23 to July 1 daily from 10 am to 6 pm and on July 2 from 10 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 screenings may only be picked up in person and upon presentation of your badge at the Filmfest box offices.

 

Please note:

  • 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 10, 2022), accreditations may be granted only as special exceptions and cost an additional EUR 25.00 processing fee. Please note that access to the video library cannot be guaranteed for late accreditations.
  • The registration forms cannot be downloaded and are not sent by e-mail or fax. Festival accreditation is personal and non-transferable.
  • Free tickets for festival screenings are for personal use only. Please have your festival badge ready.
  • For admission to the Press and Guest Center, press and industry screenings, as well as the Beergarden Convention, you must have a festival badge. Individuals who are not accredited will not be admitted.
  • Accreditation does not entitle you access to external events associated with FILMFEST MÜNCHEN. Please get in touch with the respective hosts or organizers.
  • Current coronavirus hygiene measures must be observed at all venues. You’ll find detailed information about this on our website when the time comes.

 

Contact:
Internationale Münchner Filmwochen GmbH
Festival Accreditation
Sonnenstraße 21
80331 München
Tel. +49 (0)89 - 38 19 04 60
Fax +49 (0)89 - 38 19 04 61
accreditation@filmfest-muenchen.de