International Film Distribution Summit 2024

The accreditation to the International Film Distribution Summit is reserved for film professionals actively working in the film industry particularly in the field of film distribution, marketing and launching of cinema films: distributors,  film marketing experts and campaigners, buyers, curators, film festival programmer or representatives of complementary fields in the audio-visual sector.

With your request for a IFDS Badge, please include a photo as well as a document or CV legitimating your current professional activity, if not clearly substantiated by a link to a relevant website. Invited guests of EWIP do not need to register.

The accreditation gives pass holders access to the project presentations, key note speeches, panel discussions and networking events of International Film Distribution Summit Cologne 2024.

The accreditation also allows access to all film screenings as well as industry events of the Film Festival Cologne depending on ticket availability.

If you are also interested in participating in the European Work in Progress Cologne (14 – 16 October) you can request a EWIP + IFDS Badge. Find more info about EWIP here:

Please use the online form below to send your request for the online accreditation. Badges are limited and in a first come-first served basis.

After registering, you will receive an automatic reply to confirm the receipt of your accreditation request. Please allow us some time to consider all requests. We will get back to you as soon as possible and – in case of approval – send you the corresponding invoice along with more detailed information.

Badges are not transferable and are issued at the full discretion of the host.

Accreditation fee IFDS Badge: € 65,00 incl. VAT

Accreditation fee EWIP + IFDS Badge: € 100,00 incl. VAT

Accreditation requests are possible until 11th October 2024.

Press delegates are kindly asked to send their request to the press agency mm filmpresse Sylvia Müller, or Claudia Hegner,

For all your enquiries regarding the accreditation process please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail to or


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