FRONTIÈRES Platform at the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes

Cannes – May 2017

The Frontières Platform in Cannes is a dedicated section of industry programming & networking events for the genre film industry at the Marché du Film. The Frontières Platform is a co-presentation between the Fantasia International Film Festival and the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes, and is co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.

Events will include :

  • Frontières Proof of Concept Presentation a presentation of proofs of concepts from the Frontières Finance & Packaging Forum participants, followed by an invitation-only networking lunch.
  • Frontières Goes to Cannes (Works-in-Progress) a presentation of 4 genre films in post-production, seeking sales agents. Sales agents, distributors and festival programmers are given an opportunity to discover genre films in progress. Presented as part of the Goes to Cannes section.
  • CO-PRESENTATION: The Fantastic Fanatics Mixer an invitation-only networking cocktail at the Plage des Palmes for the genre community, to be co-presented with likeminded genre industry events.

Full programme will be available by early May. Access to all events, unless otherwise specified, is open to Marché du Film badgeholders.

Submissions are now open for Frontières Goes to Cannes, a presentation of Work-in-Progress films. In order to be eligible, films must be in post-production and seeking a sales agent.

Click HERE to submit your film
Deadline: March 1

While completing the above form, you will be asked to include streaming links of your film footage (minimum runtime: 15 minutes) and upload the following documents:

  • Long version of your synopsis (2 pages)
  • CVs of your Director(s), Producer(s) and other key member of your team
  • Director's intentions
  • Budget (including the acquired budget)
  • International co-production intentions
  • Look book
  • Current partners letters of intention or documented proofs
  • Un lien Vimeo du dernier long ou court métrage.