CICLOPE Festival is the international conference and award show dedicated to craft in moving image. In the last few years, it has become the ultimate platform for directors, creatives, artists, producers and entertainment professionals to network, be inspired and catch up with the latest trends in storytelling.
Annually held since 2010, CICLOPE Festival gathers in Berlin world top-notch professionals to share their ideas and know how, to discuss the main issues of the business, to celebrate the best work and to network with colleagues and clients. Because of the high level of people attending and its friendly reputation, many agree that CICLOPE Festival is the best event for effective and enjoyable networking.
A conference and an award show merge in a two-day event full of inspiring content and networking activities. The Conference offers inspiring talks and case studies, with speakers such as David LaChalepelle, Sir John Hegarty, Tom Kuntz, Roman Coppola, Lance Acord and many other international renowned creatives. The award show is an outstanding showcase and celebration of the very best of the year in commercials, music videos and short films.
In order to build bridges among the industry, the festival also helds three regional events: CICLOPE Latino (in Mexico), CICLOPE Africa (in South Africa) and CICLOPE Asia (in Japan).
ONLINE AWARD SHOW
In 2021, the only festival dedicated to film craft in advertising and moving image gathers online the most prestigious creatives, producers and marketers to recognize the most well-crafted work in Africa.