The 2017 edition has closed with a record in registrations this year. 

This year 12,324 registered participants attended the Marché du Film. There was a significant increase of attendees from China (+21% with 600 participants) and Japan (+13% with 309 participants). Afganistan, Honduras, Macau, Mali, Ouzbekistan were new countries participating at the Marché. Kenya was back after several years absent.


3,820 films were on sale at the Marché du Film this year.

From these titles, almost 1,500 films had screenings, 710 of which were market premieres.


VR and Docs

Following a steady increase in recent years, the number of documentatries for sale has reached 650, 110 more than last year. 85 VR Films at NEXT made for 5,300 viewings, including tickets delivered for VR experiences and for the 30-seat VR NEXT Theater.