Call for Applications: Arthouse Cinema Training 2024

    The Arthouse Cinema Training returns to Berlin this summer for its 21st edition.
    Don't miss it. Applications are open!

    What is the Arthouse Cinema Training?

    The Arthouse Cinema Training is an intensive one-week program that brings together arthouse exhibition professionals from across the world. The only program of its kind, the Training gives participants a unique chance to learn from top experts in the industry, exchange ideas with international colleagues, and gain a 360° perspective of the global arthouse cinema landscape.
    When: 19 – 25 August 2024
    Where: Holzmarkt, Berlin, Germany
    How to apply: Applications are open at www.cicae.org or via the link below

    For full consideration in the 1st round, please apply by 21 April 2024.
    As spaces are limited and demand is high, we encourage participants to apply early. 
    Get ready for exclusive workshops, mentoring, and industry visits that cover everything you need to know about
    • arthouse programming
    • growing and connecting with your audience
    • marketing strategies
    • business planning
    • budgeting, fundraising
    • data analysis and 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.
    The Training is a unique opportunity to meet international industry experts and build meaningful connections that will make a real impact on your career.
    All this in the heart of Berlin, one of the most vibrant cities in the world. As a global arthouse cinema capital, it is the ideal place to (re)start your cinema.

    Participation fee: 1,785.00 Euro (incl. VAT), which includes:

    • Hotel accommodation close to the seminar venue at 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.

    Knowledge of the English language is required.
    Need more information? Please visit www.cicae.org for additional information on the training structure, testimonials, pictures, and more or reach out to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    We look forward to hearing from you!


    The CICAE Team.

    The Arthouse Cinema Training is generously funded by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, The Senate Chancellery of Berlin, and the FFA – Filmförderungsanstalt.