The online accreditation deadline ended on September 20th. We will gladly accept accreditation applications at the Industry Desk at the Festival Centre on Sechseläutenplatz starting September 28th.

Opening hours Industry Desk:

Thursday, 28.09.: 14:00 – 21:00
29.09. - 8.10.: 11:00 – 21:00

Only industry representatives are eligible to apply for accreditation. Proof of current professional activity as a film worker, representative of the film industry, a cultural institution or other film festival is required for accreditation. Please remember to bring a personal identification card.

Please note: Zurich Film Festival verifies each accreditation request and reserves the right to deny applications.


  • Regular film industry professionals: CHF 125.- (online) / CHF 145.- (on site)
  • Association members: CHF 85.- (online) / CHF 105.- (on site)

Accreditation entitles you to:

  • Attend all regular screenings (additional tickets required)*
  • Attend the industry screenings
  • Attend ZFF MASTERS events (additional tickets required)*
  • Attend the ZFF TALKS
  • Access an online WHO'S WHO of industry professionals
  • Access to ZFF Video Library via Cinando
  • Free Wi-Fi in the Festival Centre
  • Happy Hour, daily from 5-6pm at the Festival Centre bar 

* The additionally required tickets for regular screenings can be obtained from the Industry Desk in the Festival Centre on presentation of your industry accreditation card. Tickets can only be acquired for screenings on the same or the following day. For industry accredited cardholders there is a contingency reserve of tickets which are distributed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

If you have any questions, please contact:

We look forward to welcoming you to the 13th Zurich Film Festival!


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