Launched in 2015, the Agora (Market) section of the Festival is addressed to directors, producers, distributors & professionals in the field of animated film, cinema and new technologies and it represents the core of creative professional networking targeting the creation of synergies between animation professionals from all over the world.
The Agora includes pitching sessions of animated films- in -development to producers, distributors and other film market representatives, as well as intensive pitching workshops. In addition to the above, lectures and discussions are held on contemporary issues that concern the animation market, the broader field of cultural entrepreneurship and the audiovisual section, while masterclasses by established creators and professionals in the field are also taking place. The Agora section also hosts the “Meet the Directors” action, a wide networking meeting, between professionals, artists, producers and institutional stakeholders aiming at cultivating the ground for collaborations, exchange of knowledge and experience.
The Agora activities are accessible to accredited professionals. For more information on Agora please contact [email protected].