General Public

Groupes scolaires
  1. Events open to all
  2. Single Admission Ticket Sales
  3. Screenings of Prizewinning Films
  4. Festival Accreditation
  5. Handy info
  6. Groups and school groups


Take advantage of the Annecy Festival, a great event that’s open to all!

Online accreditation will open in February 2019.

Events open to all

The Festival is a friendly event, open to all. Whether you're alone, with the family, with friends or work colleagues, industry professionals or film fans, check out the free events, open to all:

By reservation:

  • screenings in the different Festival theatres

Single Admission Ticket Sales

No accreditation? No problem.

  • 1h before

    Ticket desk opens

    Buy tickets

  • 30 min before

    Doors open

    Seating begins.
    Tickets scanned

  • 15 min before

    Ticket desk closes
  • 10 min before

    Tickets can no longer guarantee entrance

  • Screening Begins
  1. Look at the programme (available in May 2019)
    Programmes suitable for children or general audiences are marked in the programme guide.

  2. Show up at the theatre ticket desk 1 hour before the session (except for Meetings sessions) to buy a ticket or turn in a pass.

  3. Go to the theatre entrance with your ticket, which will be scanned to control your reservation before entering the theatre. Please note: Your place is guaranteed up to 10 minutes before the screening begins, after which your entry could be refused!

Price Table
Each person can purchase up to 5 tickets. It is not possible to reserve or buy tickets in advance.

Single Ticket Pathé
MJC Novel
La Turbine
Full price 7.00 EUR 5.50 EUR
Reduced price (under 18s, students and
Loisirs Card holders – on presentation of proof)
6.00 EUR 4.00 EUR

See the map of the venues (available in May 2019)

Screenings of Prizewinning Films

The day after the Festival ends, you can come along to screenings of the event’s prizewinning films.

More information in May 2019.

Festival Accreditation

Online accreditation is closed.
Are you an animation fan who would like to come to even more screenings during Festival week? Find out about the personal and non-transferable Festival accreditation that includes a badge that will get you in to a number of screenings and events.

Access/Type of accreditationAccreditation Festival
Official Selection – In Competition
Official Selection – Out of Competition
Screening Events
Special Programmes
Open Air Screenings
Feature Films in Competition Press Conferences
Shorts and Breakfast
Students' Snack Time
Signing Sessions
Boutique du Festival @ BDfugue
Keynote Speeches
Work in Progress
Making of
Studio Focus
Exhibition Area
Training Institutes, New Technologies, Institutional Areas and Recruitment Areas, VR/AR and video game space, Creative Europe MEDIA Umbrella Stand
Chill Out
Mifa Pitches
Share With
Territory Focus
Mifa Campus
Mifa Special Events
Mifa Press Conferences
Demo Sessions
Market Screenings
Video Library
Mifa Recruitment – Recruiters
Mifa Recruitment – Candidates
Impérial Palace – Restaurants La Voile/Brasserie
Annecy Network
List of Festival Participants
List of Meeting Participants
List of Mifa Participants and Companies
Online Video Library
Mifa Recruitment – Recruiters
Mifa Recruitment – Candidates
Online Vote

 Please note: some events are only accessible upon reservation and are subject to the availability of seats.

Your accreditation also includes the publications: L'Officiel and L’Essentiel Festival

Handy info

After accreditation confirmation, you will receive an email with:

  • your access codes for Annecy Network
  • information for reserving screenings at the beginning of June (programme available during May)
  • information for picking up your badge

Check out the registration and cancellation conditions

For accommodation, coming to Annecy, getting a visa and event access: check out the Handy Info pages.

Event Access
Most of the event sites have PRM access. However, in order to welcome you under the best conditions, to inform you about the arrangements at the different sites or how to reserve seats, please contact us by email before your visit:

Groups and school groups

Are you a group (association, company group, etc.) or a school group (middle school, high school, etc.) and would like to participate in some of the seances?

The Annecy Festival has two theatres, La Turbine and the MJC Novel, where seats are already reserved in advance for you, and the programming is especially adapted to the general public to take advantage of the joys of animated film!

More info

More information

Open air screenings

Open air screenings more info

Every evening, you can watch a film on the giant screen, situated on Le Pâquier lawn, next to the lake. >>> more info

Official selection

Official selection more info

Find out the films competing for next prizes. >>> more info

Signing sessions

Signing sessions more info

Meet your favourite artists in person thanks to the Festival's autograph signing sessions. >>> more info


Exhibitions more info

Check out the exhibitions during the Festival >>> more info