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Art Cinema = Action + Management

This is an international training programme for professionals working in the art-house exhibition industry: Art Cinema = Action + Management.

Juniors Session: 30 August-5 September, 2021
Executives Session: 30 August-4 September, 2021 

The course takes place on the campus-island of San Servolo, in Venice, Italy. The training course takes place at the same time as the Mostra del Cinema (Venice International Film Festival) and the Venice Film Market.

It is two side-by-side courses - one for Juniors with at least one year experience in art house cinema exhibition, and one for Executives - at least 5 years experience in cinema exhibition and/or audiovisual sector).

The aims are to:

- Communicate to the new generation of art house managers the specific knowledge (methods, tools, ideas and contacts) they need for programming, event organisation and management of an art house cinema.

- Offer exhibitors a space where they can reflect on their practices, share their experiences and discover new opportunities in their industry.

- Provide insight into the know-how and the challenges of the sector.

- Benefit from the skills of around a hundred top-notch cinema professionals and trainers.

- Create a network of contacts and for participants to exchange experiences with their peers.

- Develop short and long-term projects.

Target groupExhibitors, Festival managers, Distributors¬†& sales agents
Without project
Junior | Intermediate | Senior
1,650/1,950 (1,650: Executives Session, 1,950: Juniors Session. Inc. accreditation for Venice Film Festival.) Fees for 2020 tbc as of March 2020
Scholarships available.
Local transport in Venice included. Transport to/from Venice not included.
Included Single room on San Servolo Island. Rebate available of EUR 25 per day for room sharing option.
Last updated on : 09.11.20