Venice International Film Festival

Attend the European Film Forum in Venice

The European Commission’s next European Film Forum will take place during the Venice International Film Festival on 1 September.

The event will focus on the future of the Creative Europe programme beyond 2020 and how best to support film festivals to reach larger audiences.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Opening remarks by Paolo Baratta, President, La biennale di Venezia
  • Keynote speech by Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CONNECT, European Commmission
  • Laurence Herszberg, Festival Director, Séries Mania
  • José Luis Rebordinos, Festival Director, San Sebastián International Film Festival
  • Chiraz Latiri, Director, Tunisian National Cinema and Image Centre (CNCI)
  • Ulrich Wegenast, Managing Director, Internationales Trickfilm-Festival Stuttgart
  • José Luis Cienfuegos, Festival Director, Sevilla International Film Festival
  • Closing remarks by Silvia Costa, MEP, CULT Committee

Event details: Saturday, 1 September 2018/16.00 - 18.00/  Excelsior Hotel, Venice Lido, Sala degli Stucchi.

Find out more on the European Comission's website.  

Image: The Grande Salle at Venice International Film Festival