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Accreditation

 

Accreditations for the 16th Zurich Film Festival will be accepted online from July 20, 2020.

A precondition for an industry accreditation is a proof of your current professional activity as a filmmaker or representative of the film industry, cultural institution or another film festival. Every accreditation request is reviewed individually and you may be asked to provide convincing proof of your professional activity in accordance with the accreditation requirements. Please note that the Zurich Film Festival reserves the right to reject applications.

Three types of accreditation are available:

Accreditation: Industry

The Industry Accreditation allows you access to:

  • all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • the ZFF Masters events (with additional ticket)*
  • all Soundtrack_Zurich events
  • the online Who is Who of attending industry professionals (via MyZFF Account)
  • the ZFF Video Library via Cinando
  • further industry services and events

* The additionally required tickets can be obtained from the Industry Desk inside the Festival Centre. There is a contingency of tickets for each of these screenings distributed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

Industry Accreditation fee:

  • regular film industry representatives: CHF 135.- (incl. VAT, online accreditation)
  • association members: CHF 95.- (incl. VAT, online accreditation)

NOTE: The accreditation form must be completed in any case, regardless of whether you are entitled to a free or reduced accreditation.

Accreditation: Industry + Summit

The Zurich Summit is the festival’s largest industry event. It takes place over the weekend on September 26 - 27, 2020.

In the gap between tradition and innovation, creative personalities discuss the most important questions currently engaging the film and technology scene. Inspirational keynote speakers encourage the exchange and discovery of new ideas and business models. A dynamic public gathers in an innovative and modern environment to make Zurich Summit one of the most exciting networking platforms for those interested in technology, business and film.

Accreditation Industry + Summit includes:

  • a 1-day pass for the Zurich Summit (Conference Day) granting entry to all keynotes and panel discussions
  • access to all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • access to the ZFF Masters events (with additional ticket)*
  • access to all Soundtrack_Zurich events
  • access to the online Who is Who of attending industry professionals (via MyZFF Account)
  • access to the ZFF Video Library via Cinando
  • access to further industry services and events

* The additionally required tickets can be obtained from the Industry Desk inside the Festival Centre. There is a contingency of tickets for each of these screenings distributed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

Accreditation Industry + Summit fee: 

CHF 450.- (incl. VAT, online accreditation)

Accreditation: Industry + Summit Premium

The Zurich Summit is the festival’s largest industry event. It takes place at the Hotel Dolder Grand over the weekend September 26 - 28, 2020.

In the gap between tradition and innovation, creative personalities discuss the most important questions currently engaging the film and technology scene. Inspirational keynote speakers encourage the exchange and discovery of new ideas and business models. A dynamic public gathers in an innovative and modern environment to make Zurich Summit one of the most exciting networking platforms for those interested in technology, business and film.

Mingle with filmmakers and investors, win prizes for a good cause at the Charity Tennis Tournament and enjoy the Zurich Summit Dinner.

The Accreditation Industry + Summit Premium includes:

  • a 2-day pass for the Zurich Summit
    • access to all keynotes and panel discussions on Saturday, September 26, 2020
    • access to all side-events on Sunday, September 27, 2020 incl. the tennis tournament and gala dinner at the Terrasse Restaurant
  • access to all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • access to the ZFF Masters events (with additional ticket)*
  • access to all Soundtrack_Zurich events
  • access to the online Who is Who of attending industry professionals (via MyZFF Account)
  • access to the ZFF Video Library via Cinando
  • access to further industry services and events

* The additionally required tickets can be obtained from the Industry Desk inside the Festival Centre. There is a contingency of tickets for each of these screenings distributed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

Accreditation Industry + Summit Premium fee:

CHF 850.- (incl. VAT, online accreditation)

 

Accreditation process

Applications for accreditation can be made online. Before filling out the application form you will be forwarded to the My ZFF login. If you don't have an account already, you can create a new account for free. Please observe the current guidelines for industry accreditation.

The Zurich Film Festival carefully checks every successfully submitted application and reserves the right to reject accreditation. Applicants will be informed of the ZFF’s decision via e-mail. Successful applicants can pay online or at the Industry Desk when picking up their accreditation passes.

Accreditation passes can be picked up at the Industry Desk inside the Festival Centre from the first day of the festival. Please remember to bring a valid form of identification and, if applicable, proof of your association membership.

Please send any queries to: accreditation@zff.com

We look forward to welcoming you to the 16th Zurich Film Festival!