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.