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 our 7 day run from 4th  – 10th September 2019. Our delegates receive 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 (see below) 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 and Closing Night screenings (subject to availability).
  • All workshops, masterclasses and panel events running throughout the festival.
  • 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.

Early bird industry accreditation is available until 19th July 2019 for a reduced rate of £47.50.

After this date, industry accreditation costs £65. The final deadline for accreditation is Monday 26th August 2019 (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 2019). 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 26th August 2019 (we cannot guarantee the processing of any application submitted after this date).

For student accreditation, you can apply here