This year, the Viennale welcomed a total of 130 directors and actors, who came to Vienna to personally present their films at the festival.
International media representatives who covered the Viennale 2017 included journalists from Le Monde, Libération, France24 TV (France), Süddeutsche Zeitung, Deutschlandradio Kultur (Germany), Neue Zürcher Zeitung (Switzerland), Expresso (Portugal), Il Messaggero (Italy), Ethnos, Ta Nea (Greece), Politika (Serbia), Monitor (Croatia), BBC World (UK). In addition, a large number of representatives from international specialist and industry publications attended the festival, including Cahiers du cinéma, Sight & Sound, Film Comment, Cinemascope, De Filmkrant, 4:3, Cineuropa, Cinepur, mubi.com, theartsdesk.com, kinozeit.de, critic.de, artechock.de, mediacritica.it, Filmögon, Ekran, Film International, Cinephilia, Altyazi, and twitchfilm.com. Furthermore, we welcomed representatives of the Berlinale and the film festivals in Locarno, Lisbon, Rotterdam, Toronto, Mar del Plata, Mexico City, Oberhausen, Munich, Prague, Warsaw, Seoul, Jeonju City, and Pingyao, among many others.
A total of about 650 media and industry representatives were accredited at the Viennale 2017.
We’re looking forward to seeing you again at the 2018 festival.