Once again the NPA flag will be flying high at this years Cannes Festival.
As well as our Festival Office to support the many NPA members who attend we also have organised events including a Seminar and Evening Reception. If
you are not already an NPA member there is still time to join before
this years festival to ensure that you can take advantage of all that
the NPA has organised this year. Visit the NPA membership page.
NPA Festival Office
The NPA will be centrally located in Kodak L'appartement
near the Palais des Festivals (entrance through the American
The Kodak L'Appartement is a general meeting place for
NPA members - where you can be guaranteed a familiar face as well as
enjoy complimentary coffee, juice and ice-creams every afternoon - which
has a lot to be said for in Cannes.
The NPA desk will be staffed daily between 10-12pm and 2-5pm.
We are also compiling a list of NPA members in Cannes
and details of the projects that they are taking with them. NPA staff
will be distributing the list to leading Sales Agents and Distributors .
To make sure you are on the list contact the NPA office before 7th May.
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NPA Events in Cannes
Seminar Distribution & Marketing - Tuesday 18th May 2-5pm UK Film Centre
In association with IFP New York, the NPA presents this
panel of leading UK and US Producers and Distributors who willl be
shaking the stick at the bee's hive of indie distribution.
What works in the US? What works in the UK? Are there new synergies to exploit?
How are independent films packaged and released without breaking the bank?
Join industry veterans and outspoken new Turks in what
will undoubtedly be a provocative discussion on independent film
Panellists include; Steven Gaydos (Exec editor of
Variety), Peter Buckingham (head of distribution and exhibition, UK Film
Council) Michael Cowan (Spice Factory) plus others tbc.
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NPA Reception - Tuesday 18th May 6-8pm
With a special thanks to KODAK, the NPA will once again be hosting this evening reception.
This is a strictly invite only event for NPA members.
(If you are not yet a member you can join by contacting
the office before the festival or by downloading an appllication form
and sending it in)
Invites can be picked up from the NPA desk in the KODAK pavilion from the 12th May
Come see us and for a drink!