Accreditation

 

Applications for accreditation to the 15th Zurich Film Festival will be accepted online from July 17 until September 18, 2019. Applications for accreditation after September 18, are only possible on site at the Festival Centre (extra charge applies).

Accreditation: INDUSTRY


The Accreditation Industry allows you to:

  • access all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • access the ZFF MASTERS events (with additional ticket)*
  • access the online „WHO IS WHO“ of attending industry professionals (via MyZFF Account)
  • access the ZFF Video Library via Cinando
  • access 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 fee:

  • regular film industry representatives: CHF 125.- (online accreditation)
  • association members: CHF 85.- (online accreditation)

Members of the following Swiss associations can profit from the reduced-price industry accreditation fee: Swiss associations (PDF)

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 September 28 - 29, 2019.

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.

Please visit www.zurichsummit.com for an overview of previous topics and speakers.

Accreditation INDUSTRY + SUMMIT includes:

  • a 1-day pass for the Zurich Summit (Conference Day) granting entry to all keynotes and panel discussions on Saturday, September 28, 2019
  • access to all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • access to the ZFF MASTERS events (with additional ticket)*
  • 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 28 - 29, 2019.

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.

Please visit www.zurichsummit.com for an overview of previous topics and speakers.

The Accreditation Industry + Summit Premium includes:

  • a 2-day pass for the Zurich Summit
    • access to all keynotes and panel discussions on Saturday, September 28, 2019
    • access to all side-events on Sunday, September 29, 2019 incl. the tennis tournament and gala dinner at the Terrace Restaurant
  • access to all regular screenings (with additional ticket)* and industry screenings
  • access to the ZFF MASTERS events (with additional ticket)*
  • 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.

Guidelines for industry accreditation:

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 festivals is required for accreditation.
 Every accreditation request is reviewed individually and you may be asked to provide convincing proof of your professional activity (e.g. an up-to-date CV or a detailed filmography).

Please note that the Zurich Film Festival reserves the right to reject applications.

Please send any queries to: [email protected].

We look forward to welcoming you to the 15th Zurich Film Festival!