International training course for independent cinema exhibitors

The CICAE is glad to announce that the applications for 16th Art Cinema = Action + Management, the next International training course for independent cinema exhibitors, are open.

The course, co-financed by Creative Europe MEDIA sub-programme, will take place from August 26th until September 1st, on the campus island of San Servolo, in Venice (Italy).

Art Cinema = Action + Management (ACAM) is the only international course specifically dedicated to art and independent cinema exhibitors, gathering professionals from all over the world. In a context of rapid technological change and strong competition with diverse forms of entertainment, this training programme offers trainees a place to reflect on their practices and learn from the experiences of dozens of professionals.

The course will be divided into 2 sessions: one for Junior participants and one for Executives. Trainees will share lectures and panel discussion together. But each group will also have its own programme, with a (Re)Start your cinema workshop for Juniors and one-to-one mentoring sessions for Executives, based on their specific professional challenges.

The programme will include:

  • Networking with peers of the industry.
  • In-depth workshops covering diverse topics, such as: green cinema, challenges of the industry, web marketing, business planning and budgeting, technological evolution in cinema exhibition.
  • Best practices, insights and tips.
  • Panel discussions about important themes.

The first round of submissions closes on March 31st. Applications should be submitted by filling out the form on the official website. An Intermediate knowledge of the English language is required.

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