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Future of Cinema

The Series came to life in Cannes 2007 was followed by events and panels every year since, in Cannes then Locarno.
What Is the Future of Cinema? Few know, some Share: we dare do both!

Check the video transcript of the panels in Cannes and Locarno

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Future of Film Festivals Forum – Between the Local and the Global.

Accompanying event of the 2nd Ars Independent International Film Festival, from 23th to 25th of September in Katowice. (

The program:

Monday, 24th of September
Rondo Sztuki

10:00 – 10: 30 Welcome speech
Introduction during which the managers will present goals and ideas of the Forum and introduce the attendees. “Authorial word” of meeting’s moderators.

10:30 – 13:30 the Forum participants’ authorial presentations.
Prof.dr hab. Andrzej Gwóźdź /Silesian University / „Festivals as the Memory of the Cinema”
Bruno Chatelin / “Festivals and Web”

12:00 – 12:15 Coffee break
Neeme Kari /Tallin Black Nights IFF/ “Festival’s Real Value and the Opportunity for the Local Economy”
Sergiej Stanojkovski/Avvantura FF – Zadar/ “Zadar Festival – between Art and Economy”
Anna Sienkiewicz-Rogowska / PISF/ “Polish Film Institute – Festival Politics”

14:00 – 15:30 Panel discussion: “Place – Identity – Economics. Film Festivals and Integration of Local/Global Communities.”

15:45 – 17:00 Panel discussion: “Festival – Media – Recipients. Strategies of Interactivities”

17:30 – 20:00 Meetings One-on-One (closing party)

20:30 Projection of “Atomic Age” (kinoteatr Rialto)

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About Future of Cinema

Chatelin Bruno


This blog explores the future of Cinema, from production to Distribution.

Future of Cinema Salon returns to Cannes 2011 after its successful 2007 introduction and following installments in Cannes and Locarno.

CONVERSATIONS ABOUT THE FUTURE OF FESTIVALS Wednesday May 15th, 2011, The Estonian Pavilion, 3:00PM - 8:00PM
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