Press accreditation

Representatives of all media outlets (print, online, radio, tv, press agencies and press photographers) who will report about VIS Vienna Shorts can apply for a free accreditation.

The press accreditation includes:

- access to all film programs (if available; excluding gala events)
- access to the festival centre
- festival catalogue
- festival bag
- access to screening booths in the festival centre
- participation at industry events

If you would like to accredit for VIS Vienna Shorts 2018 please complete the form by the 15th of May at the latest.

Requests after the deadline can be accepted in exceptional cases only.
Please be aware that in that case there will be charged a increased processing fee of € 20,-.

The festival reserves its right to verify the request on the basis of the information provided.

If you need further information please contact presse(a)

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Data submitted under "First name", "Last name", "Professional field", "Organization", "Date of arrival", "Date of departure" will be shared with other accredited guests. If you don't want us to share this data please send an e-mail to guest(at) indicating so.

All other data will only be used for the festival's internal organization and will not be shared with third parties.

I hereby agree that Independent Cinema gathers, stores and uses (e.g. for invitations to film competitions) the provided data in the organization’s own database. The database can only be accessed by the members and authorized contractors of Independent Cinema and its associated organization Vienna Shorts Agentur.


Furthermore I grant Independent Cinema the right to use, free of charge and without limitations, the image(s) uploaded to this form for promoting the current and future festival editions, as well as other events and the organization's work in general.

I am aware that I can, at any time, request information about the personal data, regarding myself, stored by Independent Cinema and also request their deletion (to request information or deletion simply send a message to the organization).

The data is being stored on servers operated by Host Europe GmbH, Welserstraße 14, 51149 Köln and PHP-Friends GmbH, Ruhrorter Str. 55a, 46049 Oberhausen.


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