El Gouna Film Festival 2020 - Accreditation Now Open

CineGouna Platform Accreditation Now Open

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for accreditation for the 4th edition of CineGouna Platform (CGP). Requests for accreditation will be accepted from professionals working in the film industry, film companies, film institutions, and cultural organizations. The activities of CGP will take place in El Gouna from October 25 to 29, 2020.

As a creative hub for minds and markets, and a vital element of El Gouna Film Festival, CineGouna Platform is an industry-oriented event created to promote and empower Arab filmmakers, helping them find artistic and financial support.

CineGouna Platform presents program initiatives such as CineGouna SpringBoard and CineGouna Bridge that not only provide several financial awards, but also learning opportunities through filmmaking workshops, panel discussions, roundtables and master classes with experts in the field of cinema.

Accredited industry professionals will receive access to film screenings, CineGouna SpringBoard pitch sessions and awards ceremonies, in addition to CineGouna Bridge master classes, panel discussions and workshops led by international and regional industry leaders.

GUIDELINES FOR CINEGOUNA PLATFORM ACCREDITATION

1. The following supporting documents are to be provided along with a duly completed application form:

i. A short CV of the applicant

ii. A business card

CineGouna Platform will acknowledge the receipt of your application.

Once the application is approved, a payment email will be sent to the email address you provided with your submission. After the payment is received, we will send you a confirmation email with instructions on how to get your badge.

If you do not hear from us within 5 days of the submission, please contact us by sending an email to the Accreditation Department at accreditation@elgounafilmfestival.com.

2. The festival reserves the right to deny accreditation; applicants of unsuccessful requests will be duly informed.

3. Accreditation is non-transferrable.

BENEFITS OF CINEGOUNA PLATFORM ACCREDITATION

  • Festival Catalogue, Festival Guide, CineGouna Platform Guide
  • Listing in the CineGouna Platform Guide (in order to appear on the online guide, you must have submitted and paid for your badge until October 19, 2020)
  • Access to the video library (CGP Premium only)
  • Free entry to the CineGouna Platform networking events 
  • Up to 4 daily entry tickets, free of charge, to 4 different festival screenings (you must reserve your ticket online)
  • Up to 2 daily entry tickets, free of charge, to industry events (panel discussions, roundtables, master classes, etc.) 

Please note that accreditation does not cover accommodation or transportation to the festival.

 

Student Accreditation Now Open

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for accreditation for the 4th edition of El Gouna Film Festival. Requests for student accreditation will be accepted from enrolled students in film or media programs at a higher educational institution. Applications must be submitted on www.elgounafilmfestival.com and the deadline for the submission on October 19, 2020.

 Accredited students will receive access to film screenings, as well as CineGouna Platform master classes, panel discussions and workshops led by international and regional industry leaders.

GUIDELINES FOR STUDENT ACCREDITATION 

1. The following supporting documents are to be provided along with a duly completed application form: 

i. University or higher educational institution ID (major must be mentioned)

ii. If major is not mentioned, letter from the university/institution stating the classes that are being taken

El Gouna Film Festival will acknowledge the receipt of your application.

Once the application is approved, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address you provided with your submission.

If you do not hear from us within 5 days of the submission, please contact us by sending an email to the Accreditation Department at accreditation@elgounafilmfestival.com.

2. The festival reserves the right to deny accreditation; applicants of unsuccessful requests will be duly informed.

3. Accreditation is non-transferrable.

4.Accommodation proof should be provided.

5.This accreditation doesn't grant red carpet access

Please note that accreditation does not cover accommodation or transportation to the festival