We are going online!
The 2021 edition of the EFM will take the form of an online market, offering a platform for sales agencies and institutions, online screenings and the EFM Industry Sessions: cutting-edge and interactive talk formats, workshops, matchmaking and networking events.
The new dates of the European Film Market are March 1st - 5th, 2021.
Please find a short overview and some of our new online features below.
Be sure to check back every now and then as this site is constantly updated and all information will be published here once it becomes available.
Virtual Q&A Chat
Are you having questions regarding the EFM's online format, our online concept for exhibitors and other companies, the options for online market screenings, the possibilities to participate online or the EFM Industry Starter Package? We are offering live consultation in three slots per week. Join our virtual Q&A chat in order to get answers from the team that help you plan your EFM 2021 the best way possible. Find the time slots and link to our meeting room below. We are looking forward to meeting you every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Please note: the last Q&A Session in 2020 will take place on Monday, December 21.
We will back for the normal routine in January, starting on Monday, January 4.
|EFM Q&A Chat Mondays||EFM Q&A Chat Wednesdays||EFM Q&A Chat Fridays|
|6-7pm Berlin time
UTC-5 NYC 12noon-1pm
UTC+1 BERLIN 6-7pm
UTC+8 ASEAN 1-2am
|3-4pm Berlin time
UTC-5 NYC 9-10am
UTC+1 BERLIN 3-4pm
UTC+8 ASEAN 10-11pm
|9-10am Berlin time |
UTC-5 NYC 3-4am
UTC+1 BERLIN 9-10am
UTC+8 ASEAN 4-5pm
|Join Q&A Chat|
after clicking the "Join Q&A Chat" link:
- cancel download request, wait 5 seconds
- select "join from your browser" (please use Chrome or Firefox browser)
- enter name and e-mail address
- select "join meeting" (green button at the bottom)
EFM Industry Sessions
All seven platforms join forces and offer online sessions containing various events: cutting-edge and interactive talk formats streamed live and available online, workshops, matchmaking and networking events. Not to be missed by anyone who wants to know what 2021 has in store.
Online Market Badge
The newly designed Online Market Badge will grant access to the EFM online programme as well as to online screenings. All details on benefits and fees will be published from November onwards. The accreditation period started in November.
The EFM will offer online screenings in 2021. Please enter our Film Entry page to submit your film now.
The extended EFM Screening Schedule displays all online screenings and lets you filter for films, times and many more. Find film details and export your favourites to your personal calendar.
The Participants Guide conveniently lists all industry attendees, discovers and filters relevant participants, buyers, exhibitors, producers etc.
Easily set up meetings with your peers or explore the participants’ slates as well as company portfolios online.
Discover the EFM programme in our improved EFM Event Schedule and join our virtual events or stream the recordings of selected events on demand.