The Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes launches the 1st edition of Shoot the Book ! Rendez-vous. This initiative will bring together a total of 40 publishers, 20 french publishers and 20 european agents/publishers, and international producers seeking future projects.

Shoot the book news

This special operation will take place at the Salon des Ambassadeurs, Level 4 Palais des Festivals, on Tuesday, May 21 on two stages :

  • In the morning, the pitching session of Shoot the Book! will give publishers the chance to present 10 books selected by a jury of audiovisual professionals for their adaptation potential. Producers attending the Marché du Film will be given the opportunity to discover these stories from 10h30. The Shoot the Book! pitching session will be followed by a cocktail from 11:30 to 12:30.
  • In the afternoon, from 15:00 to 18:00, the 1rst edition of Shoot the Book ! Rendez-Vous will bring together 40 publishers  (20 french publishers and 20 International agents/publishers) and International producers seeking future projects.

This event is organised by SCELF’s (Société Civile des Editeurs de Langue Française) and Institut Français. It is supported by the BIEF (Bureau International de l’Edition Française), the Centre Français de la Copie and the Sofia.

To register for the events : 

In the morning, the pitching session of Shoot the Book! will give publishers the chance to present 10 books selected by a jury of audiovisual professionals for their adaptation potential. Producers attending the Marché du Film will be given the opportunity to discover these stories from 10 : 30 to 13:00

In the afternoon, from 15:00 to 18:00, the 1rst edition of Shoot the Book ! Rendez-Vous will bring together 40 publishers  (20 french publishers and 20 International agents/publishers) and International producers seeking future projects.

It is supported by the BIEF (Bureau International de l’Edition Française), Film Paris Region, the Centre Français de la Copie and the Sofia

To register for the events : 

  • Shoot The Book ! Pitches Session (10:30 - 13:00) :

https://www.scelf.fr/evenements/Shoot-the-Book-2019-Pitch-Session

  • Shoot The Book ! Rendez-Vous (15:00 - 18:00):

https://www.labase-rendezvous.com/users/event_signup?event_id=151