Industry Accreditation

We'll be awaiting for you at the Central Hotel Panama Lobby, during the Festival (April 4-10) for the Last-Minute Accreditation Period.

All film-industry professionals, including but not limited to: directors, writers, producers, executive producers, sales agents, exhibitors, distributors, film commissioners, and festival planners/coordinators, can apply.


The benefits of the industry accreditation include access to industry panels and to all press conferences, press and industry functions, lectures, digital programming, and happy hours, cocktails and parties. Also included are two daily admissions to public functions.


Cost by Period

The accreditation period is divided into three phases: Early, Regular, and Last Minute, available between the following dates at the listed costs.




Early Accreditation

November 12th, 2018 to January 31st, 2019


Regular Accreditation

February 1st to March 15th, 2019


Last Minute Accreditation

April 4th-10th 2019



To apply for Industry accreditation you must meet the following requirements:

  • If you are a film-industry freelancer:
    • please include your CV/resume,
    • a list films you've worked on over the past two years 
    • a link to your reel or professional website, and 
    • a digital portrait photograph (minimum 300 dpi; face should be visible)
  • If you represent a company:
    • please include your company profile,
    • a list of recent projects,
    • your title/position, and
    • a link to the company's reel or website and
    • a digital portrait photograph (minimum 300 dpi; face should be visible)

Terms and conditions

  • Should it become apparent that your listed company does not exist or you do not work in the film industry, IFF Panama will deny and/or cancel your industry accreditation application.
  • In case of any missing/incorrect attachments or information in your application, IFF Panama will cancel the accreditation application.
  • Accreditation fees are non-refundable.

Please direct questions or concerns to: [email protected].