Discover the Annecy Festival, the place of reference for animation in the world with the Mifa, the professional appointment for the industry, the conferences and the Call for projects.
Check out the latest animated gems, find out about current and future trends, meet up with your favourite film directors and up-and-coming talents, track down new associates and partners... in the fun and friendly atmosphere of the Annecy International Animation Film Festival.
There are a number of theatres in and around Annecy screening Festival films from 10 am to 11 pm.
Each evening at 10:15 pm, there is also a screening on the giant screen on the Pâquier lawn (free to all).
Don't miss the animation industry's foremost showcase in terms of co-producing, purchasing, selling, financing and distributing animation content for all broadcasting platforms.
The Mifa is held in over 4,000 m2 of exhibition space and welcomes 513 international exhibitors.
Located at L'Impérial Palace, the exhibitors' market is open from 9 am to 7 pm with the visiting professionals' market open between 9:30 am and 7 pm.
Exchange ideas about the world of films, from how they are made to their distribution, talking about the creative, technical or business side of the process at the same time. Three types of conferences are offered, along with Work in Progress, Making of, Masterclasses and new for 2015, Keynotes!
The Mifa Pitches and Mifa Recruitment are exceptional moments of exchange between animation professionals and future talents.
These sessions take place on different floors and reception rooms of the Impérial Palace: Ravel A&B (5th floor) for the pitch sessions and the Brasserie (garden level) for the recruitment sessions.
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7,000 accredited professionals from 80 different countries
334 international buyers, distributors and investors,
236 films in competition,
over 500 films screened,
8 theaters for 10 am to 11 pm viewing,
1 giant outdoor screen,
115,000 tickets sold throughout the week.