Second round of applications closes on 24 September - Become part of the Arthouse Cinema Training 2023!

    Good news! To accommodate the high demand and provide equitable access to the Arthouse Cinema Training 2023, we are opening a second round of applications.  
    Take the chance and apply until 24 September!

    Why apply to the Arthouse Cinema Training 2023?

    The Arthouse Cinema Training is an intensive one-week program that brings together arthouse exhibition professionals from across the world to exchange and learn about:
    • arthouse programming
    • growing and connecting with audiences
    • business planning, budgeting, and fundraising
    • marketing strategies
    • data analysis
    • the latest cinema tech trends
    • sustainability, as well as diversity, equity and inclusion

    You will be part of engaging workshops, masterclasses, and panels where you will have the chance to connect with cinema exhibitors, filmmakers, distributors, festival organizers, funding representatives, advocacy leaders, and decision-makers from across the world. A unique opportunity to:

    1. Engage with Industry Experts: Learn from experienced professionals who will share their knowledge, best practices, and success stories.
    2. Discover unique networking Opportunities: Connect with peers from diverse cultural backgrounds and forge valuable relationships that will lead to future collaborations and partnerships.
    3. Gain Exclusive Insights: Get to know the latest trends, technologies, and strategies driving the arthouse cinema industry today.
    4. Expand Your Skill Set: Enhance your programming, marketing, and management skills through interactive workshops and seminars.
    5. Explore Berlin's Arthouse Scene: Immerse yourself in Berlin's thriving arthouse cinema landscape and experience the city's unique cultural atmosphere.

    How to apply to the Arthouse Cinema Training?

    The second round of applications is open at www.cicae.org until the 24th of September 2023.
    Practical details

    Time: 30 October - 5 November 2023
    Place: Holzmarkt, Berlin, Germany.
    Language: The courses will be conducted in English.
    Eligibility: Cinema and film professionals interested in the arthouse sector. The CICAE values diversity and encourages applications from all individuals regardless of cultural background, race, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, or disability.
    Cost: 1,785.00 Euro (incl. German VAT), which includes:

    • Hotel accommodation close to the seminar venue (Holzmarkt, Berlin) for the duration of the training
    • Breakfast and Lunches
    • All the Arthouse Cinema Training sessions in Berlin
    • Training material
    Please note that travel costs are not included in the fee.
    The ACT 2023 will take place in the fabulous and renowned venue Holzmarkt 25
    Scholarships and Visas
    We are committed to offering guidance on both visa and scholarship applications. Should you be in pursuit of funding or mobility opportunities, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us for advice. For more information please visit www.cicae.org or reach out to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
    Don't miss this exceptional opportunity. Join us in shaping the future of arthouse cinema!

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    The CICAE Arthouse Cinema Training Team