Buyers’ Initiatives

Buyers' Initiatives

Join our buyers community and enjoy the benefits of being at the Marché du Film!

You make up more than 1,500 buyers attending the Marché du Film each year!

We are proud to welcome such a diverse and active community of buyers and be chosen as your one-stop shop for doing business.

“Buyers are the lifeblood of the film industry!”

… as one of you underlined, and we found this to be so true! That is why it is important to us to strengthen our efforts in making sure you make the most out of your Marché du Film experience.

Discover below all the new events & services available just for YOU!

Our new events & services for buyers*

Opening Breakfast

Enjoy a welcome breakfast for buyers on the first day of the Marché du Film. Use this social gathering to meet sales agents and hear more about their lineups!

Buyers & Sales Happy Hour

Boost your network! Come meet buyers and sales agents you haven’t met yet and make some new connections, thanks to our friendly cocktail mixer.

Your Personal Contact

Have an issue or need help during the Marché du Film? Rest assured, we’ll be available to answer any questions you may have and help you make the most of your market experience.

Fast-Track Access to the Palais

Waste no time! Get priority access and enter the Palais des Festivals via a specially dedicated queue! (Reserved for buyers with a Priority Badge**).

Our popular returning services for buyers

300 Exhibiting Sales Companies Access

Among 400 exhibitors, visit 300 sales companies from all over the world, 200 of which are conveniently located inside the Palais des Festivals – the perfect meeting ground to reconnect and make deals in a unique and lively setting!

1,500 Market & Festival Screenings Access

Explore more than 1,500 market & festival screenings in Cannes and enjoy all the other returning benefits: professional access to the Festival ticketing system, catch-up screenings of the Official selections, and priority access (reserved for buyers with a Priority Badge**) to market screenings and those from the parallel sections (Directors’ Fortnight, Semaine de la Critique, ACID).

Marché du Film Online & Cinando Access

Access to the Marché du Film Online (600 online screenings available), the online Promo Reel Days & additional online catch-up screenings on Cinando after the Marché du Film.

Unlimited Access to The Lounge**

Take advantage of unlimited access to The Lounge, our dedicated space for work and relaxation (reserved for buyers and festival programmers with a Priority Badge**).

*Services & events reserved for certified buyers. To become a certified buyer, please update your latest lineup and let our Cinando team know at:

**Only acquisition companies with a proven track record may receive a Priority Badge. One or two badges per company may be given at no extra cost. Only acquisition companies with proved track records and who have already received a Priority Badge can buy additional ones.

Our buyers incentives are implemented with the support of