Reg. Trib. Milano n. 418 del 02.07.2007
Direttore responsabile: Elisabetta Brunella

International Edition No. 80 - year 7 - 11 May2012

Special issue on the occasion of the 65th Cannes Film Festival 



MEDIA Salles is glad to invite you to

organized by the MEDIA Desk Italia and Antenna MEDIA Torino in collaboration with Istituto Luce Cinecittà

Cannes Film Festival, Italian Pavilion, 20 May 2012, 4 p.m.

MEDIA Salles will present the ninth edition of
“DigiTraining Plus: European Cinemas Experiencing New Technologies”

The new edition of DiGiTalk will be distributed to participants,
together with the new issue of the European Cinema Journal

Happy Hour

Registration required within 18 May

Click here to see the programme



The ninth edition of the
“DigiTraining Plus: European Cinemas Experiencing New Technologies”
course will take place

in Amsterdam

from 29 August to 2 September 2012
Deadline for registration: 28 May 2012

Further information is published on our website, at the page dedicated to the course:

Click here to see the Programme (provisional) 

Venues and visits

The EYE Film Institute Netherlands
The Cinema Oostereiland, Hoorn
The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, Hilversum

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Focus on the Speakers

Mads Egmont Christensen

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Michael Karagosian
MKPE Founder and President

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Ron Sterk
Managing director NVB

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Other interesting dates

Cinema: Digital Innovation Award

UNIC, the International Union of Cinemas, has launched the Cinema: Digital Innovation Award to encourage radical new thinking that helps film theatres reach out to new audiences using the internet, social media and smart phone applications.
Shortlisted candidates will be given the chance to present their ideas at CineEurope in Barcelona, at the expense of UNIC. The winner will receive a cash prize of € 5,000 and each of the selected candidates gets the chance to meet with key decision makers from the cinema exhibition industry.

Application deadline: 31/05/2012

Click here to see the Press Release.

Venice, 27 August - 2 September 2012

CICAE, the International Confederation of Art Cinemas, is organizing the 9th edition of its training Course (Venice, 27 August – 2 September 2012, during the Festival), open to young European art cinema exhibitors.

The ambition of the "Art Cinema = Action + Management" training is to hand-on on to the new generation the specific know-how (methods, tools, ideas, contacts) for programming, animating and managing an art cinema.

This year again the course is proposing the “Executive session” specifically dedicated to experienced professionals, that will take place from 27 to 31 August 2012.

Application Deadline: 15/05/2012

For further information and enrolment, please log on to the CICAE website at:

MEDIA Salles’ contacts and address

MEDIA Salles
Piazza Luigi di Savoia, 24 – 20124 Milano - Italy
Tel.: +39.02.6739781 – Fax: +39.02.6690410