Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin

Avant Première is the largest international trade fair for cultural TV content
and presents latest film productions for worldwide transmission.
Avant Première: See performing arts films before they premiere.


Join us from 17-21 February 2018 at Hotel Scandic Berlin Potsdamer Platz!


The largest trade fair for cultural TV and performing arts in audiovisual media. Trade show, Market Place, Screenings, Conference, Exhibition and Networking Event: All in one place for four days!

What’s on

Find out what to expect at Avant Première in three minutes!


See who joins us in Berlin! Our participant list allows you to filter according to countries, branches or involvement at the Avant Première so you can easily prepare meetings and presentations.

Get involved

Complete Screening Schedule is online!

A record number of more than 70 international companies will present exclusive previews to more than 600 performing arts films. Check out the complete schedule!


Get your front-row seat to exclusive previews, priceless business contacts and cutting-edge information!


Get exposure at the Avant Première and reach all the diverse stakeholders involved in performing arts films efficiently in one place!

Special Focus “Meet the North”

Avant Première 2018 shines a spotlight on Northern countries and allows them to comprehensively promote their business to international industry peers. Check out how to get involved!

Special Focus “Innovation Day”

Stay on the forefront of future developments in the performing arts film sector and join us when diverse speakers share their unique insights from encompassing perspectives.

One-on-One Expert Session

Stay tuned on how to get your spot for the One-on-One Expert Session, the unique opportunity to "speed date" senior executives from major broadcasting companies!

70 % of productions which will be broadcasted in my slot are those that I collect here at Avant Première.

Masumi Kawaguchi
Senior Producer,
NHK – Japan Broadcasting Company

It's a market place but at the same time, it's a place of ideas.

Thomas Oberender
Managing Director,
Berliner Festspiele

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

Avant Première Partners