After an extraordinary 2022 edition that saw attendance grow by 20%, MIA International Audiovisual Market directed by Gaia Tridente and promoted by ANICA and APA, returns to Rome from 9th to 13th October 2023 with its ninth edition.
MIA is a destination for the global audiovisual ecosystem, conceived as a curated market, a physical and digital space for animation, documentary, drama and film professionals. MIA offers a wide range of specific programs, featuring dedicated Co-production Market and Pitching Forums, Market Screenings, Content Showcases, b2b meetings, tailored networking activities as well as a line-up of conferences tackling the latest and hottest topics among industry insiders. MIA has gained throughout the years a continuous interest from the European and international professionals: top decision-makers, networks, and platforms discuss at MIA the opportunities and challenges of the audiovisual production and distribution in today's international content paradigm.
The last edition of MIA closed with excellent results: Over 2400 registered participants from 60 countries around the world, with a +20% increase in attendance compared to the 2021 edition. The year 2022, with its strong editorial program representing the entire audiovisual ecosystem and its paradigms, was a turning point for MIA, making it a hotbed of discussion, debate, and confrontation between the most important international executives from all over the world.
ANICA and APA, have renewed their commitment to organize the 2023 edition, ensuring a unique marketplace to strengthen the audiovisual ecosystem, and supporting its industrial and cultural positioning on the global scene, to facilitate new business opportunities for the development and creation of new contents, developing new international co-productions, as well as encourage sales and distribution of contents, and accelerate circulation of talents and projects.
The next edition of MIA will return to Rome's Barberini District (Barberini Theater and Palazzo Barberini’s Museum) for five days, from 9th to 13th October 2023, and will aim to secure on the positioning acquired over the years and, at the same time, to strengthen the project through an enriched program dedicated to professionals operating in the production and distribution of animation, documentaries, factual, feature films and drama. As in previous editions, on-site activities will be enhanced and complemented by online activities, through the MIA DIGITAL online platform.