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IFFR champions boundary-pushing independent cinema – both through its festival programming and its industry activities which offer year-round support to film professionals. 

IFFR at Cannes

Read all the reaction to the IFFR Pro-backed titles that screened in Cannes.

IFFR Pro programmes

We support filmmakers and emerging professionals by offering a platform for industry pros to launch their projects, build their network, take meetings, workshops, masterclasses, debate and develop.

  • CineMart

    A co-production market where filmmakers launch their ideas to the international film industry.

    Go to CineMart
  • Darkroom

    A tailor-made work-in-progress programme for CineMart and HBF-backed projects.

    Go to Darkroom
  • Talent development

    Initiatives that champion and support promising emerging talent from all over the world.

    Talent development
  • Pro Hub

    A meeting place and programme of panels, workshops and mentor meetings for filmmakers and professionals.

    Go to Pro Hub

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