Are you a film enthusiast wanting to get a taste of the Cannes Film Festival? Want to attend Cannes, but it interferes with finals or graduation? Or have you already done our program and want to come back for a shorter period? ...

Cannes Intensive might be perfect for you! Taking place during the second week of the Cannes Film Festival, with no internship component, our Cannes Intensive will allow you to fully immerse yourself in screenings, roundtables, panels, and other events. Enjoy access to this industry-only event and benefits of The American Pavilion membership!

Contact us if you already signed up for the Cannes Student Program, but want to switch to Cannes Intensive!

Cannes Intensive Details

Important Info:

Registration Deadline: March 1, 2024

Cannes Program Fee: $2,995
AmPav Alumni Program Fee: $2,495

Program Dates: May 20–26

Program Fee includes:

  • Industry-only Festival badge – carbon offset, access to Festival and Market screenings
  • Membership to The American Pavilion
  • Airport transfers and bus pass for transportation in Cannes
  • Shared accommodation in a European-style residence apartment
  • Daily breakfast
  • Exclusive roundtable discussions with industry executives and talent
  • End-of-Program party and other social events

Flight/Travel Arrangements:

Participants are responsible for travel arrangements to and from Nice, France.

Registration Steps

1. Completed online registration form (including ID photo for accreditation)

2. Confirmation call with an AmPav rep

3. Payment of $1000 non-refundable deposit to hold spot

The balance of $1,995 is due no later than March 31, 2024. Please note that all fees are non-refundable.
*Receive a $500 discount by paying the program fee in full at time of registration!

AmPav Alumni: A non-refundable deposit of $1000 is due at registration to hold your spot. The balance of $1495 is due no later than March 31, 2024. There is no additional discount for paying in full before March 31. Please note that all fees are non-refundable.

Failure to comply with the above stated conditions will result in being put on the waiting list or forfeiting your place in the program.


Program fees are non-refundable. Acceptance can be deferred to a future year only if participation is not possible due to travel restrictions, date change, or cancellation by the Festival.

Adherence to all COVID-19 safety protocols will be required. Depending upon conditions at the time of travel, this could include proof of vaccination/boosters, masking, and/or frequent testing. We will keep participants updated regarding policies and safety measures put forth by the CDC and the Festival organization.

Please note that we cannot accept checks.