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MIFA is the world’s biggest animation market. Organised in conjunction with the Annecy International Animation Film Festival with more than 4,000 sq.m. of space reserved exclusively for promoting the animation industry, it is an opportunity for networking with 3,000 animation industry professionals, to show off content to more than 400 buyers and distributors, and more than 600 exhibitors from more than 70 countries.


All places have now gone !

Marché International du Film d’Animation (MIFA) - Impérial Palace Hotel, Allée de l’Impérial, 74000 Annecy

Stand number A.78 – Creative Europe MEDIA
Located on the first floor in the Exhibition Area of the Impérial Palace Hotel


Opening hours

– From Tuesday, 14 June to Thursday 16 June from 9.00 am to 7.00 pm
– Friday, 17 June from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. You will have to clear all your materials from the stand by the time the stand closes.


The EU Stand offers the following services and facilities to European independents who have registered via media-stands.eu.


– where you check for messages;
– where we post special announcements;
– where you can consult a ‘who’s who’ console with information on all the participants;
– where after “checking-in”, you receive your MEDIA lanyard identifying you as a participant with access to all services and facilities (please wear it at all times).


– where you can hold your meetings;
– where you can enjoy snacks and free hot and soft drinks with your contacts;
– where we organise our daily Happy Hour from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm.

*It is not allowed to bring food into the stand other than the one from our private bar.


There is free wi-fi in the Stand. Ask for the password at the Reception Desk and please do not share it with others.

WiFi network is available throughout the Festival week in the Forum Bonlieu, at Mifa and in the Salle Pierre Lamy. To use it, please follow the steps below:

- Connect to the WiFi network "Annecy2022"
- Type in the address: wifi.annecy.org
- Type in your Annecy Network access codes received by e-mail


– Where you may store [a limited amount of] your material.

We cannot accept any liability for damage or theft, so please always keep your valuables with you! The storage room opens from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.



On arrival in Annecy, pick up your badge at the Mifa Welcome Desk, located next to the Impérial Palace (opposite La Volière - the large bird park), allée de l’Impérial, Annecy.
You collect it by presenting your ID card.

You can reach the site using the free shuttles and bus numbers: 5, 14, 60 – Impérial Stop

MIFA Welcome Area Opening hours:
- Sunday 12 June: 2.00 pm -7.00 pm
- Monday 13 June to Thursday 16 June: 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
- Friday 17 June: 8.30 am – 5.00 pm

Your MIFA badge gives you unlimited access to the Festival and MIFA events, and to the MIFA areas.


Come to the reception desk of the European Stand [no. A.78 on the first floor in the Exhibition Area of the Impérial Palace Hotel; see map above]. You will receive a lanyard for your badge. This identifies you as a participant of the Creative Europe MEDIA umbrella stand with access to the services and facilities of the Pavilion (please wear it at all times).


Access to Screenings
You can request up to two daily reservations to screenings via the online system.
Once you are accredited, activate and update your Annecy Network space to access the ticketing service. You will receive an e-mail with the date when the online ticketing service opens. Be ready to reserve your seats online as soon as it opens.

You can find more information here: https://www.annecy.org/take-part/ticketing

*Event Translations*

Remember to bring your personal earphones or headsets!

Some events provide simultaneous translation. To take advantage of this service bring your personal earphones or headsets. No equipment will be provided due to health reasons.


For security reasons you are not allowed to enter the Festival and MIFA sites with your luggage or large items. There is no luggage locker service at the Festival or the MIFA. Please leave your luggage at your accommodation beforehand.

https://www.annecy.org/the-mifa/presentation official website of the MIFA, for news and practical information on the market (programme, conferences, etc.)

https://www.annecy.org/the-festival/presentation a detailed description of the Festival and associated events (screenings, masterclasses, etc.)

Getting there

Transportation between Geneva airport and Annecy

Find all the information here: https://www.annecy.org/take-part/coming-to-annecy/transfers

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