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Dervishes – A film by RJ Muna
Choreographed + performed by Katherine Helen Fisher + Jaime Verazin
© RJ Muna

IMZ MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

THE IMZ: BUSINESS PROMOTION FOR THE CULTURAL FILM INDUSTRY

The IMZ International Music + Media Centre is the largest global platform for the cultural film + TV industry, a proactive and versatile network of more than 150 member companies and organisations in 30 countries. An industry hub and primary source of information, the IMZ provides customised business opportunities for anyone active at the intersection of the performing arts + media: leading film production and distribution companies, public + private broadcasters, VOD + streaming platforms, opera houses, orchestras, concert halls, record labels, programme editors, dance companies and artists.


JOIN US AND TAKE YOUR BUSINESS FURTHER!

The IMZ is your shortcut to crucial information, valuable business opportunities and promising matchmaking in the cultural film industry.

From the moment I applied for my membership until Avant Première 2020, I feel I have been looked after like a privileged member of a wonderful community with fast, cheerful and spot-on assistance whenever I needed it.
How I wish I had joined the IMZ earlier!

Shuyun Sun
Artistic Director, Eos Films TV

WITH THE IMZ YOU CAN:

+ Gain a foothold in the international market
+ Promote your business globally
+ Take advantage of exclusive presentation + exposure opportunities
+ Meet potential coproduction partners or financiers
+ Get access to the people + companies that can positively impact your business
+ Benefit from the latest information, valuable resources + expert advice
+ Gain exclusive access to all showreels and production details of the 600 latest performing arts films presented each year at Avant Première
+ Stay on the forefront of current developments in the cultural film industry
+ Spread your news through the vast IMZ Network
+ Expand your professional network on a global scale
+ Have a voice in establishing the IMZ standards, common industry formats developed with and for our members

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS FOR BROADCASTERS + PLATFORMS

+ Purchase state-of-the-art TV programmes for your slots
+ Present your own productions to a global audience
+ See what’s cutting-edge in the international cultural film business
+ Meet industry representatives and organise coproductions or pooling of resources

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS FOR DISTRIBUTORS

+ Purchase state-of-the-art programmes for your portfolio
+ Save money and effort and meet major decision makers in one place
+ Gain customised exposure for your productions on an international scale
+ Stay up-to-date with current trends and developments within the industry

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS FOR PRODUCTION COMPANIES

+ Showcase your films to major international buyers
+ Meet industry representatives to negotiate coproductions or sharing resources
+ Boost your business on an international scale
+ Save fees for promoting your productions at international film festivals
+ Meet decision makers and experts and get useful advice
+ Receive guidance on how to expand your business, avoiding expensive mistakes

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS FOR PERFORMING ARTS INSTITUTIONS

+ Meet potential partners, coproducers or financiers from film production companies, distributors, broadcasters, streaming platforms, funding bodies or other cultural organisations
+ Gain access to the expertise + connections of the largest international network for performing arts films
+ Save time, money and effort in further developing your digital + media strategies
+ Showcase your productions to international decision makers + experts
+ See what’s state-of-the-art and get inspired
+ Gain privileged insights about current trends + innovative technologies

IMZ MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS + CATEGORIES AT A GLANCE

CATEGORIES FULL
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ASSOCIATE
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APPLIES TO TV stations, public and private broadcasters, VOD and streaming platforms, film production and distribution companies, publishers, opera houses, orchestras, record companies and educational institutions smaller production companies with a maximum annual output of two productions academic institutions and museums individuals like musicians, dancers, artists, and choreographers
BENEFITS        
Present your productions to 600 cultural film professionals at the Avant Première Screenings    
Feature your film productions in the Avant Première Catalogue, which serves as a reference for the whole performing arts film industry throughout the year    
Gain access to all Avant Première Showreels after the event and find all crucial production details of the latest music + dance film productions online
Enjoy reduced registration fees for Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin
Take advantage of significant discounts when booking your Market Screening, Special Screening, Avant Première Talk or Special Presentation to promote your productions or initiatives  
Get attractive discounts when booking your booth, advertisement or sponsorship package to increase your exposure at Avant Première
Shape + be part of Content.Agent, the innovative B2B Marketplace for Film License Trading founded by the IMZ
Receive exclusive access to over 1,000 direct contacts from key market players in the performing arts industry in the IMZ Directory
Reach 7,000 industry representatives and 10,000 performing arts enthusiasts by spreading your news through the IMZ Newsletter  
Gain valuable insights and expand your network at the IMZ Academy, with special rates for IMZ Members
Benefit from exclusive pitching opportunities at the IMZ Pitching Sessions
Run for a seat on the IMZ Board
Vote in IMZ Board Elections  
Benefit from the IMZ's involvement in industry gatherings and jury activities
 
FEES P.A. 2.900 EUR 1.450 EUR 725 EUR 400 EUR

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