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TIFF Kids Industry

Our two-day programme is designed to engage, inform, and inspire creators of children’s screen content, through conversations with leading industry experts. This opportunity for the children’s entertainment industry will feature sessions that elevate content creation, while exploring the ever-shifting business landscape.

Passes

Please review our pass and onsite prices below. Have questions? Contact registration@tiff.net or call 416-934-5834.

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Pass Benefits

Online Delegate Resources

Delegates’ Guide
A detailed list of all registered industry delegates attending the 2018 TIFF Kids International Film Festival. The contact information has been agreed upon by the delegate.

Delegate Search
A tool that allows registered industry delegates to locate the contact information of fellow attendees.

Edit Profile
Allows registered industry professionals to update their contact information. All updates will be visible in the Delegates’ Guide two business days after they are made.

TIFF Kids Festival Industry Guide
A digital copy of the same book that delegates will receive in their delegate bags upon picking up their passes. It features a breakdown of the industry programming panels, speakers, and schedule. Available in late February.

TIFF Kids Festival Rights List
A list of all the films playing at the 2018 TIFF Kids International Film Festival, featuring additional information such as the director, runtime, programme, and film tags/keywords to describe the film. If applicable, the international sales agency representing the film, sales agent contact information, and the available territories are also listed.

Industry Screening Library

This is an ideal location for TIFF Kids Pass holders to catch up on any screenings they may have missed. Please note: not all films in the Official Selection are guaranteed to be available in the library.

March 8–16
Location: NBCUniversal Learning Studio C, 3rd floor, TIFF Bell Lightbox
Hours of Operation: March 8-9: 10am - 6pm,
March 10-16: 10am - 4pm

Industry Forum

March 8 and 9
Designed to inspire and engage creators of children’s cinema, television, and games, the two-day Forum will feature a diverse group of guest speakers from around the world, ranging from filmmakers, writers, and animators, to researchers, interactive producers, and funders. Delegates can experience intimate roundtable talks, workshops, masterclasses, and panel discussions with influential figures.

digiPlaySpace

All passholders are entitled to secure one ticket per cohort to digiPlaySpace during public hours from March 8 to 18. These tickets can be secured onsite at our box office during the festival. Learn more about our award-winning digiPlaySpace exhibition.

Industry Lounge

The Industry Lounge is a place where all passholders can relax between screenings and programming events. It’s also an ideal location to hold meetings with fellow attendees and network with other delegates.

March 8 and 9
Location: Bell Blue Room, 3rd floor, TIFF Bell Lightbox
Hours of Operation: 9am– 3:30pm

Industry Cocktail

The Industry Cocktail is an event where all passholders can unwind in a relaxed setting and meet with fellow industry professionals. All passholders will receive an evite to RSVP for the event. All evites are non-transferable and admit one.

Pass Pick Up

TIFF Kids Industry Pass holders can start picking up their passes as of March 8 at our Industry Pass Pick-up desk or the box office at TIFF Bell Lightbox. Please check the dates for each below.

Onsite Pass Pick-up Desk
Date: March 8 and 9 only
Time: 8:30am to 5pm
Location: 3rd floor of TIFF Bell Lightbox, outside of Cinema 4

Box Office
Date: March 10–18
Time: 10am–10pm
Location: Steve & Rashmi Gupta Box Office at TIFF Bell Lightbox

Key Dates

December 6
Canada's Top Ten Film Festival Programme Announcement
December 13
Canada's Top Ten Industry Forum Programme Announcement
December 13
Canada's Top Ten Industry Forum Ticket Packages on sale
January 3
Canada's Top Ten Industry Forum Individual Tickets on sale
January 12
Canada's Top Ten Industry Forum
January 12
TIFF Kids Industry Forum registration opens
February 5
Talent Development Applications opens
February 13
TIFF Kids Industry Forum early-bird registration deadline
March 8-9
TIFF Kids Industry Forum
March 9-18
TIFF Kids International Film Festival

Festival

Registration for Festival 2018 opens on May 4


Missed the Industry Conference at Festival 2017?

Please review our pass and onsite prices for 2018 below. Have questions? Contact registration@tiff.net or call 416-934-5834.

Industry Office

TIFF Industry offers year-round professional development opportunities, fluid access to TIFF's film festivals and world class sales support to film industry professionals. Our team enable business, development, and connections for filmmakers and screen industry professionals.

Our Team

Kathleen Drumm
Industry Director
Geoff Macnaughton
Industry Senior Manager
Lynne Crocker
Manager, Industry Programming
Hayet Benkara
Programmer, Talent Development

Erika Loyola
Coordinator, Industry Services
Brittany Allan
Industry Coordinator


Find us Year-Round
Monday - Friday | 9:30am to 5:30pm EST
TIFF Bell Lightbox Reitman Square, 350 King Street West, Toronto

Festival registration registration@tiff.net
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Film submissions submission@tiff.net
Press accreditation media@tiff.net

2017 Festival Partners

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Professional Development

TIFF Industry runs a series of tailored professional development programmes to assist talented filmmakers in fast-tracking their careers and projects. The broad range on offer includes bespoke opportunities for writers (TIFF Studio), directors (TIFF Talent Lab), actors (TIFF Rising Stars), and filmmakers with films in Official Selection at the Toronto International Film Festival (Boot Camp). Filmmaking teams are encouraged to apply for Telefilm Canada’s PITCH THIS! competition, and producers may apply to the OMDC's International Financing Forum.

TIFF's professional development programmes are supported in part by the Share Her Journey campaign, which is committed to increasing participation, skills, and opportunities for women behind and in front of the camera.

Are you an industry professional who would like to stay informed or submit an idea for the programme? Let us know!

TIFF Kids Delegate Resources

Find a Delegate

Delegates' Guide

The Delegates Guide is a detailed list of all registered delegates attending TIFF Kids. Check out the list or search by first name, last name, or company.

Your Profile

If any of your contact information changes after you have registered, you may edit your profile to update it. Changes will be reflected within 2 business days.

Ten Minutes With... Sign-ups

A valuable opportunity to sit down for brief one-on-one meetings with some of the industry’s leading experts. Space is limited, sign-up to secure your spot.

Ten Minutes With…(1)

In this session, delegates have the opportunity to meet with Lambur Productions, JamPie Productions, Hulu, Marble Media, CBC Kids or Canada Media Fund.

Ten Minutes With…(2)

In the session, delegates have the opportunity to meet with Shaw Rocket Fund, DHX Media, Sinking Ship Entertainment, Bus Stop Films, Sesame Workshop and Boat Rocker Media.

Ten Minutes With…(3)

In this session, delegates have the opportunity to meet with Pukeko Pictures, Hulu, United Nations, TVO Kids, Guru Studios and the screenwriters of Nut Job 2.

Publications

Online Public Schedule

View the official selection and schedule for TIFF Kids.

Industry Guide

View a copy of the Industry Programme Guide and learn more about the keynotes, master classes, panels, workshops and 1-1 meetings you can attend.

Rights List

The Rights List includes all films in official selection at TIFF Kids 2018. Includes director, programme, runtime, international sales agencies contact information, and available territories.

Festival Scope Pro

Festival Scope Pro will be streaming a selection of films from TIFF Kids after the Festival. Festival Scope is an online platform for film professionals only. Select pass holders will receive notification from Festival Scope with information on how to access their free membership.

Pass Pick-Up

March 8-9 During the Industry Forum, collect your pass from the registration desk on the 3rd floor of TIFF Bell Lightbox between 8:30am and 5pm.

March 10-18 Collect your pass at the Steve & Rashmi Gupta Box Office at TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King Street West) from 10am to 10pm.

For TIFF Kids screenings and events scheduled before 10am, the Box Office will open one hour before the start time. All spaces are wheelchair accessible.

Public and school group screenings

Industry Pass holders can book 10 advance public tickets online! If you hold this pass type, you should have received an email outlining how to do this. If you haven't, contact us at tiffkidsindustry@tiff.net.

In addition to 10 advance tickets, Industry Pass holders can also collect same-day public and school group screening tickets. Visit our Box Office and show your accreditation.

Designated seating is available for Industry at all school group screenings. Please identify yourself to our Front-of-House staff so they can direct you accordingly.

Digital Screening Library

The screening library is for registrants who may have missed a selected film. Please note that not all selected films will be available for screening.

Location: Learning Studio C, 3rd Floor, TIFF Bell Lightbox Hours of Operation

March 8-9 10:00am - 6:00pm

March 10-16 10:00am - 4:00pm

Industry Cocktail

TIFF Industry invites all registered delegates and Forum speakers to join us for cocktails on Thursday, March 8th in the 1st Floor Atrium of TIFF Bell Lightbox. This will be a chance to networks and to explore the award winning digiPlaySpace with its curator, Matt Nish-Lapidus!

Passes

Conference

410

+HST
Early bird rate ends June 12
As of June 12: $480 + HST
Onsite: $560

Includes:

Rush access to Press & Industry screenings
– Rush access and same-day tickets for public screenings
– Access to 6-day Industry Conference
– Access to networking events, online delegate resources, and Business Centre
– Access to the Screening Library
– Trial membership to Cinando and Festival Scope Pro

Passes

Industry

610

+HST
Early bird rate ends June 12
As of June 12: $695 + HST
Onsite: $795

Includes:

– Access to Press & Industry screenings
– Secondary access to Priority P&I screenings
Rush access and same-day tickets for public screenings
– Access to 6-day Industry Conference
– Access to networking events, online delegate resources, and Business Centre
– Access to the Screening Library
– Trial membership to Cinando and Festival Scope Pro


Passes

Premium

765

+HST
Early bird rate ends June 12
As of June 12: $870 + HST
Onsite: $995

Includes:

– Access to Press & Industry screenings
– Secondary access to Priority P&I screenings
Up to 10 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 7 to 11
Up to 10 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 12 to 17
Rush access and same-day tickets for public screenings
– Access to 6-day Industry Conference
– Access to networking events, online delegate resources, and Business Centre
– Access to the Screening Library
– Trial membership to Cinando and Festival Scope Pro

Exclusive*

Film Rep

725

+HST
Only open to professionals with films in Official Selection
Onsite: $830

Exclusive to Sales Agents and Producers in Official Selection

Includes:

– Access to Press & Industry screenings
– Access to Priority P&I screenings
Up to 5 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 7 to 11
Up to 5 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 12 to 17
Rush access and same-day tickets for public screenings
– Access to 6-day Industry Conference
– Access to networking events, online delegate resources, and Business Centre
– Access to the Screening Library
– Trial membership to Cinando and Festival Scope Pro

Exclusive**

Buyers

840

+HST
Early bird rate ends June 12
As of June 12: $ 955 + HST
Onsite: $1,095

Includes:

– Access to Press & Industry screenings
– Access to Priority P&I screenings
Up to 20 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 7 to 11
Up to 20 advanced tickets to public screenings from Sept. 12 to 17
Rush access and same-day tickets for public screenings
– Access to Buyers’ Lounge
– Access to 6-day Industry Conference
– Access to networking events, online delegate resources, and Business Centre
– Access to the Screening Library
– Trial membership to Cinando and Festival Scope Pro


1-Day Pass

Doc Conference

135

+HST
Early bird rate ends June 12
As of June 12: $150 + HST
Onsite: $170

This pass provides one-day Doc Conference access. It does not come with any of the benefits associated with our other pass types.

All passes are subject to additional approval.

*Film Rep Passes are available exclusively to producers and sale agents with films in Official Selection.
**Buyers Passes are available exclusively to buyers, distributors, and acquisition executives and are approved by our registration team.

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