Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin News

Avant Première - EFM Screenings

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin continues to expand its cooperation with the EFM European Film Market, the business section of Berlin International Film Festival which is attended by almost 10,000 visitors and 1,500 buyers per year.

Avant Première Market Screenings

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Market Screenings allow for a more comprehensive, more intense impression during a full-hour presentation. Check out which companies and productions are awaiting you.

Avant Première Opening Celebrations on 17 + 18 Feb

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Join us and international experts in the performing arts films industry together with renowned stars for two nights of beneficial networking + exclusive celebrations!

Avant Première Screenings

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première 2018 sets new records: At Avant Première 2018 almost 70 international companies will present exclusive previews to more than 600 performing arts films, a volume and diversity that is unparalleled!

Avant Première Special Screenings

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Special Screenings take place in a festive environment in the evening together with a glamorous reception and the music + dance stars of the production. In short: evenings to remember! Join when the pilot episode of Joy Denalane's quest for musical answers "Sound-Treck Europe" will be presented and world-famous opera singer Elīna Garanča will personally be present to showcase her documentary "Hide and Seek. Elīna Garanča".

Broadcaster Lightning Talks

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Know what major buyers need! Representatives from international broadcasting companies present their future programming strategies.

Extraordinary artists and renowned stars at Avant Première 2018

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin is not only the largest trade fair and b2b event for performing arts films but also honoured to welcome wonderful artists and stars of the film, music + dance scene this year.

Get an overview with the Avant Première Timetable

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Check out what is awaiting you on five exciting days of Screenings, cutting-edge Conference Programme + rousing Networking Events!

IMZ Member Session + General Assembly at Avant Première

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

IMZ Members are invited to connect + exchange and to give us their thoughts + feedback. Join us on 21 February for the IMZ General Assembly and the IMZ Networking Session while we treat you to a delicious lunch!

Interactive Participant List

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Do you want to know who you'll meet at Avant Première? The participant list for 2018 is online!

Join us at Avant Première from 17-21 February 2018!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Be there when the international performing arts film industry meets! Online Registration is only open until 5 Feb! And bear in mind: IMZ Members and EFM participants benefit from special ticket rates!

Pitch to the Broadcasters: One-on-One Expert Session

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Do you want to talk to the right people and benefit from the exclusive opportunity to pitch to international experts? Do you want valuable feedback from senior executives from leading broadcasting companies?

Special Focus 2018 “Innovation Day“

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

On 19 February we will place a special emphasis on innovative technologies for the Arts and on novel and imaginative approaches in arts + film production.

Special Focus 2018 “Meet the North“

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première 2018 shines a spotlight on Scandinavian and Baltic companies and allows Nordic market players active at the intersection of film and performing arts to present themselves during a rousing reception.

Special Presentations

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The Avant Première Special Presentations shine a special spotlight on companies, solution, ideas, initiatives, products or productions.

Complete Screening Schedule is online!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

At Avant Première 2018 almost 70 international companies will present exclusive previews to more than 600 performing arts films, a volume and diversity that is unparalleled!

Market Screenings at Avant Première 2018

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Market Screenings allow for a more comprehensive, more intense impression during a full-hour presentation. Check out what we have in store for you!

Pitch to the Broadcasters: One-on-One Expert Session

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Do you want to talk to the right people and benefit from the exclusive opportunity to pitch to international experts? Do you want valuable feedback from senior executives from leading broadcasting companies? Reserve your slot now!

Programme Highlight 2018 “Meet the North”

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The special focus gives participating “Northerners“ the opportunity to benefit from extensive visibility throughout the event while "Southerners" can enjoy networking and exchange possibilities with "the North" during a festive and rousing reception. Join us on 20 Feb 2018!

Programme Highlight 2018: “Innovation Day“

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

On 19 February we will place a special emphasis on innovative technologies for the Arts and on novel and imaginative approaches in arts + film production.

Screening Partner C Major Entertainment + UNITEL

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Learn more about the Avant Première Screening Partner C Major Entertainment + UNITEL.

Sujet Partner Telmondis Distribution

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Learn more about Avant Première Sujet Partner Telmondis Distribution

BE PART OF “MEET THE NORTH”

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Are you a "Northern" producer, distributor, broadcaster, streaming platform, performing arts institution, film commission or any other industry representative involved with music + dance film?

Join us at the Avant Première from 17-21 February 2018!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin is the largest trade fair for cultural TV content and performing arts in audiovisual media, showcasing more than 600 film productions!

Promote your business at Avant Première

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Increase your company’s visibility and showcase your brand, your company, your productions or your ideas to international business professionals from the performing arts and audiovisual media.

Benefit from attractive Early Bird Rates until 31 October 2017!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin is the international trade fair for music and dance films and the B2B event for the cultural film industry. Join us from 17-21 February 2018 in the Hotel Scandic Potsdamer Platz Berlin!

SUBMIT YOUR FILMS FOR AVANT PREMIÈRE SCREENINGS until 31 October 2017!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Do you want to present your performing arts films to an international crowd of buyers, producers, distributors, broadcasters and potential partners? Submit your films until 31 October 2017!

Join us at the Avant Première from 17-21 February 2018!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première is the largest trade fair for cultural TV content and performing arts in audiovisual media. Hosted by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, it offers participants a front row seat to exclusive previews, cutting-edge information and priceless business contacts.

Save the date: Avant Première 18-21 February 2018

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Join us for the next edition of the largest international trade fair for performing arts films in Berlin.