AVANT PREMIÈRE MUSIC + MEDIA MARKET 2023
Avant Première is the world's most important international trade fair for cultural TV and VOD content and
presents the latest music + dance film productions for global broadcasting.
Avant Première: See performing arts films before they premiere.
Avant Première Music + Media Market
18-22 February, 2023
Hotel Scandic Berlin Potsdamer Platz
Gabriele-Tergit-Promenade 19, 10963 Berlin, Germany
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The largest trade fair for cultural TV content + performing arts in audiovisual media. Trade show, market place, conference, exhibition + networking event: All in one place for four days!
WHAT TO EXPECT
Get a feeling for Avant Première - browse our photo + video gallery for a glimpse of previous editions + find out why it is the hotspot for the music + dance film industry!
Be part of it
Avant Première Screenings
Our signature event has major cultural content producers presenting their latest productions to an audience of industry insiders, defining arts + culture TV + VOD programmes for the upcoming year.
See performing arts legends in Berlin during the most important trade fair for cultural TV and VOD content in the world!
The perfect frame to gain special attention for individual music + dance productions: Market Screenings allow for a deeper, more intense impression by offering a full-hour presentation!
Avant Première at EFM
EFM Market Badge Holders can buy any day pass for the reduced rate of €95! Also, Avant Première participants can book screenings there at a deep discount! Book today and present your production to an additional 1,500 potential buyers!
Avant Première Talks + Innovation Day
Avant Première Talks tackle the issues affecting the performing arts and audiovisual sector. Innovation Day explores new technology, different formats + imaginative approaches in film production.
IMZ X SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC PITCHING SESSIONS
See eight finalists pitch directly to potential partners, buyers and co-producers in the categories Digital Creation + Performing Arts Documentary!
One-on-One Expert Sessions
Our highly popular speed-dating format is back! Meet the buyer or movers + shakers of the creative industry and pitch to those who can help make your project a reality!
Special Presentations showcase companies, ideas, products or productions, providing insight into current developments, the latest innovations and new solutions, while special guests + creative formats guarantee an engaging programme.
KICKOFF: ARTE CONCERT@BERLINALE
Before Avant Première 2023 begins in earnest, we will celebrate our return to Berlin with a spectacular kick-off at Berlin’s most famous music + TV event, the “ARTE Concert @Berlinale” club concert!
In cooperation with Accentus. Join us for the official Avant Première Opening Ceremony – an insightful, celebratory evening to kick off our sector's most important trade fair, featuring a special presentation by conductor Alondra De La Parra!
To end Avant Première on a high note, Avant Première + the members of the Latin American booth invite you to mingle over caipirinhas while listening to smooth Latin sounds! ¡Hasta luego!
INTRODUCTION FOR NEWCOMERS
First time? Join us at this info session during the Warm-Up Brunch and learn how to seize opportunities at Avant Première!
ONLINE EXHIBITOR'S AREA
Online Exhibitor Booths can boost a visibility with an immersive + interactive digital experience – a great opportunity to showcase your company to an international audience + position your brand in front of the key industry players!
ONLINE MARKET SCREENINGS
Available from 19 February - 7 April on b2Match, Online Market Screenings present your production to every registered participant, reaching an even wider audience!
AVANT PREMIÈRE 2023 ONLINE SERVICES
Our event management tool b2match offers online matchmaking before, during and after the event; an online screening catalogue; an online Exhibitor Area; a digital marketplace; the full list of participants and all Avant Première Screenings + Market Screenings viewable on demand the evening after being presented.
GET YOUR TICKET AND EXPERIENCE AVANT PREMIÈRE!
Registration for Avant Première 2023 Music + Media Market 2023 is open! Learn about all ticket options here.
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70 % of productions which will be broadcasted in my slot are those that I collect here at Avant Première.Masumi Kawaguchi
NHK – Japan Broadcasting Company
It's a market place but at the same time, it's a place of ideas.Thomas Oberender
Avant Première is important because it's the ideal place to meet those people who either programme or produce or distribute classical music.Jan Mojto