The 2018 edition has closed with a record in registrations this year. 

This year 12 411 registered participants attended the Marché du Film. There was a significant increase of attendees from China (+22% with 700 participants) and Germany (+15% with 600 participants). Palestine and Saudi Arabia were new countries participating at the Marché. 


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.