• Monday, 19 June, 2017
    The European Commission will organise two events at the 2017 edition of CineEurope, which is the major European trade show and convention for the cinema exhibitors. The European Film Forum on 19th of June 2017 will tackle how cinemas can continue to embrace innovation in order to further grow their competitive edge. On the 22nd of June 2017, for the first time a selection of European films will be promoted at the convention of cinema exhibitors.
  • Wednesday, 14 June, 2017
    The next European Film Forum puts the animation industry in the spotlight. It takes place on 14 June 2017 (14:30-16:30) alongside the Annecy International Film festival and its market (MIFA). In addition, 10 films supported by Creative Europe MEDIA programme are screened during the Festival, read more details below.
  • Friday, 19 May, 2017 to Wednesday, 24 May, 2017
    After Berlin and Vilnius, the European Film Forum will travel to Cannes on May 22. In the context of the mid-term review of the Creative Europe MEDIA programme, the discussions in Cannes will focus on the future of the MEDIA programme after 2020, its architecture and priorities. In addition to the main conference, the European Film Forum will also feature a dense programme of roundtable discussions and panels with representative of audiovisual industry and policy makers. More widely, like last year, showcase events will be organised at the Creative Europe MEDIA stand throughout the Festival.
  • Thursday, 6 April, 2017
    The next European Film Forum (EFF) will take place alongside the Vilnius Film Festival “Kino pavasaris”. It will focus on promotion and prominence of the audiovisual works and it will be organised during the 8th edition of "Meeting Point Vilnius" - an international film industry event accompanying the Vilnius Film Festival.
  • Monday, 13 February, 2017
    The first edition of the European Film Forum 2017 took place alongside the Berlinale. It focused on how European works can benefit from technology and was followed by a showcase event presenting projects funded by the Creative Europe MEDIA programme.
  • Thursday, 1 December, 2016 to Friday, 2 December, 2016
    The European Commission (Creative Europe MEDIA), in collaboration with the Brussels Centre for Fine Arts (BOZAR), is organising a special European Film Forum (EFF) to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the MEDIA programme.
  • Sunday, 18 September, 2016
    The 64th San Sebastian Festival will also celebrate its second edition of “Audiences in motion”. The event will continue to study the central position held by the audience in the production, distribution and exhibition of audiovisual content in the digital era. Connecting to the new generations of users, the so-called millennials and digital natives, represents an enormous opportunity for the industry.
  • Saturday, 3 September, 2016 to Sunday, 4 September, 2016
    Industry representatives from the cultural and creative sectors will meet in Venice at the European Film Forum, to discuss alternative modes of financing for enterprises, and reflect on the use of new digital possibilities for film exhibitors.
  • Thursday, 21 July, 2016
    A new study of the film industries in the Eastern Partnership countries will be discussed at the Odessa film festival, at a seminar taking place on 21 and 22 July.
  • Thursday, 30 June, 2016
    On June 30th, the European Film Forum will stop in Bologna for the first time to discuss the exploitation of film heritage in the current technological environment.