Check out the complete Avant Première Programme

Author: IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Check out the multifaceted programme awaiting you at Avant Première: Exclusive previews to 560 music + dance films, cutting-edge conference programme and valuable networking opportunities with experts + decision makers from around the globe.

  • Check out the complete Avant Première Programme | Copyright: © Marcus Gaertner

    © Marcus Gaertner

Apart from the latest high-quality music + dance films, Avant Première features programme formats designed to fit the specific needs of the industry:

Special Focus “Innovation Day”
The Innovation Day on 12 February 2019 places a special emphasis on innovative technologies for the Arts, with a focus on VR, 360° and immersive sound and further explores novel + imaginative approaches to music + dance filmmaking.

Sunny Side of the Doc + IMZ Pitching Session
In cooperation with Sunny Side of the Doc, the global market place for documentary + factual content, Avant Première 2019 shines a special spotlight on performing arts documentaries. The call for proposals yielded an incredible amount + quality of projects, the five best proposals are invited to pitch at Avant Première to decision makers from BBC, ARTE France, SVT – Swedish Television, Sky Italia and distributor Wide House.

Broadcaster Lightning Talks
In order to facilitate communication + cooperation between producers + buyers, major international broadcasters like AMC International Networks – Latin America, WDR – Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ZDF – German Television, ARTE France or NHK – Japan Broadcasting Corporation, present their future programming + acquisition strategies for cultural content.

One-on-One Expert Sessions
In a “speed dating” format participants get the unique chance to connect with decision makers from major international broadcasters + streaming platforms like BBC Music, Sky Italia or In ten-minutes meetings emerging + established talents can pitch their projects and open up potential collaborations + coproductions.



Be part of the IMZ Member Session + General Assembly

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

In order to foster a flourishing network and strong community, IMZ Members are invited to connect + exchange during a delicious lunch. Moreover, the IMZ General Assembly will provide us all with the opportunity to share plans + thoughts.

Exciting News from Music Traveler Productions

Only Hands Small

Music Traveler Production will be represented by the new COO Sabina Igudesman. She is coming to Avant Première to present some very exciting projects.

Register online before 25 January!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Be there or be square! Take advantage of the online registration rate and get featured in the printed Participant List distributed at Avant Première with your registration before Friday, 25 January!

Swan Lake

Telmondis Distribution

"Swan Lake" is a timeless love story that mixes magic, tragedy, and romance into four acts.


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