Developing Your Film Festival
Developing Your Film Festival is a 5-day residential training course for professionals from established medium sized film festivals from across Europe.
The course is designed to professionalise the film festival sector by equipping film festival professionals with essential skills, knowledge and confidence to: strengthen their festival’s business model, build audiences, and maximise professional relationships. The course also fosters international networking, collaboration, information sharing and partnerships between film festivals across Europe, sharing best practice and encouraging them to integrate a European dimension into their work.
Learning outcomesA clear strategy that can be implemented immediately, as well as new contacts from festivals around the world.
Target groupExhibitors, Festival managers, Funders & financiers
Requirements Staff members from established film festivals all over the world who have been working in festivals for minimum of 2 years. This may be in a paid / unpaid or freelance position but the position must be on where the applicant is in a position to influence change in the organisation.
Intermediate | Senior
Scholarships worth €900 & €700 towards course fees; travel scholarships worth €200 (to spend on travel only)