Festival Accreditation

Make the most of your time at Open City Documentary Festival and register for accreditation to access events, screenings and networking opportunities throughout the festival from 4th  – 9th September 2018. Our delegates get access to films, talks and networking opportunities throughout the festival, as well as full entry to our extensive industry events programme. We also offer discounted accreditation for students as well as complimentary accreditation for press.

Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space in London to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers. Our Industry events programme is designed to give filmmakers and those working with documentary insight, support and inspiration through talks, masterclasses and networking opportunities with industry professionals.

INDUSTRY ACCREDITATION

Regardless of what stage you are at with your filmmaking career, our industry accreditation allows you to take full advantage of our programme and stay up to date with the latest developments in the industry. Suitable for aspiring documentarians looking to take the next step as well as industry professionals looking for creative reinvigoration, our delegates receive access to films, talks and networking opportunities throughout the festival. If you have any questions regarding accreditation please get in touch at industry@opencitylondon.com

Industry accreditation provides free access to:

  • Ticket requests for public screenings and daily rush queue (subject to availability).
  • Invitation to Opening Night Gala.
  • All workshops, masterclasses and panel events running throughout the festival including VR talks and our dedicated Audio Day.
  • Press & Industry screenings.
  • Open City Surgeries: one-to-one meetings with Industry figures TBA (limited availability).
  • Festival Video Library (located in Festival Hub throughout the festival dates).
  • Daily networking socials and parties.

Industry Accreditation costs £60. The deadline for accreditation is Monday 27th August 2018 (we cannot guarantee the processing of any application submitted after this date).

For Industry accreditation you can apply here.

STUDENT ACCREDITATION

We also offer accreditation for university undergraduate and graduate students (including those who are graduating in 2018). This type of accreditation grants free access to all of the events in the industry programme happening throughout the festival. Students also get access to the festival’s Video Library. Please note that student accreditation does not guarantee access to film screenings, and that it is subject to proof of status with Student ID upon collecting the pass. If you would like any more information regarding accreditation, please get in touch with us at industry@opencitylondon.com, with the subject line ‘Student Accreditation’.

Student accreditation provides free access to:

  • All workshops, masterclasses and panel events running throughout the festival
 Daily rush queue for public screenings.
  • Festival Video Library (located in Festival Hub throughout the festival dates).
  • Open City Surgeries: one-to-one meetings with Industry figures TBA (limited availability).
  • Daily networking socials and parties
.

Student Accreditation costs £30. The deadline for accreditation is Monday 27th August 2018 (we cannot guarantee the processing of any application submitted after this date).

For Student accreditation you can apply here.

We are also seeking volunteers for the festival, see details here.