Europa Cinemas at Cannes Film Festival 2022

17 - 28 May 2022


Europa Cinemas will attend the Cannes Festival in particular for its Exhibitors' Meeting at the Gray d’Albion Hotel, and with its EC Label Jury at the Directors' Fortnight.

Europa Cinemas at Cannes Film Festival 2022

The EUROPA CINEMAS EXHIBITORS' MEETING will take place on Sunday 22 May 2022 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm at the Hôtel Gray d'Albion (Salon Croisette, 38 Rue des Serbes, 06400 Cannes). The meeting will be followed by a cocktail reception from 5:00pm to 6:00pm.

If you want to attend our annual meeting, please register before Saturday 21 May here.


Welcome speech by Nico Simon (President, Europa Cinemas) and Claude-Eric Poiroux (General Director, Europa Cinemas)

Overview of the box-office and market shares 2021 and insights on the report “Circulation of European films on VOD and in cinemas” by Patrizia Simone (European Audiovisual Observatory)

Presentation of the 2021 results in the Europa Cinemas network and perspectives by Claude-Eric Poiroux

First results of our two focus groups “Gender Balance & Inclusion” and “Environment” by Michael Gubbins

Short overview on Collaborate to Innovate Guidelines and presentation of funding scheme results in 2021 and 2022 by Michael Gubbins

Insights on three Collaborate to Innovate projects supported in 2021:

“Hybrid Futures for European Cinemas” (Netherlands) presented by Mark Drenth (Concordia)

“Z-Power” (Italy) presented by Silvia Pareti, Matteo Pavesi & Simone Moraldi (Metropolis 2.0)

"Passerelle” (France) presented by Tarik Roukba & Jérémie Monmarché (Cinémas Studio)

Insights from Zhovten cinema in Kyiv (Ukraine) by Yuliia Antypova (Zhovten)



For the 20th year, the EUROPA CINEMAS - DIRECTORS' FORNIGHT LABEL will be awarded to a European film presented at the Directors' Fortnight by a Jury composed of four exhibitors from our network:

Sarah Beaufol (Cinéma La Comète, Châlons-en-Champagne, France)

Truls Foss (Vega Scene, Oslo, Norway)

Anita Pócsová (Cinema Lumière, Bratislava, Slovak Republic)

Igor Stankovic (Kombank dvorana, Belgrade, Serbia)


Europa Cinemas will be present throughout the entire festival at the Cannes Film Market, in the European Pavilion, next to Europe Creative / MEDIA.

Address of our booth: INTERNATIONAL VILLAGE - PAVILION #120 EUROPEAN UNION (Esplanade Georges Pompidou - 06400 CANNES)


Come and visit us!

Tuesday, May 17: 4pm - 6:30pm

Wednesday, May 18 to Saturday 21: 9am - 5pm

Sunday, May 22: 9am – 12pm

Monday, May 23: 9am – 5pm

Tuesday, May 24: 9am – 1pm