With the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Government and the Department of Culture of the city of Moscow

Rules of accreditation

Dear participants and guests of the Festival!
The 42nd Moscow International Film Festival will open on October 1, 2020. We will be glad to welcome you and we hope that this edition of the festival will offer many positive experiences to those who come to the festival venues.
Please be informed of the following rules of accreditation.
All accreditation requests will be reviewed by the MIFF administration that has the right to reject an accreditation request for a valid reason without disclosing it. 
By virtue of the Executive Order of the Moscow Mayor No. 77-UM dated June 8, 2020 (on amending the executive order of Moscow Mayor No. 68-UM dated June 8, 2020) and by virtue of regulations of the Moscow Directorate of the Federal Service for the Oversight of the Consumer Rights Protection and Welfare, entertainment and cultural events in Moscow are resumed under the condition of meeting the requirements aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19.
In view of the above, the number of accredited persons from each company will be limited. Each accreditation request will be reviewed on case by case basis. Subsequent applications will not be accepted.
Please bear in mind that the accredited person is fully responsible for their issued accreditation card. If damaged, lost, stolen or passed over to another person, the accreditation card will not be reissued.
An ID is necessary for getting the accreditation card. An accreditation card for a third person can be issued upon presentation of a duly certified letter of authority.
PLEASE NOTE that you must wear medical masks and gloves in the Oktyabr cinema center, including the Accreditation Service. Visitors without personal protective equipment will not be admitted to the cinema center.
Accreditation will be at the «Oktyabr» cinema (Novy Arbat, 24).
Accreditation service of 42nd Moscow International Film Festival
Working hours
September, 28th - October, 7th 11 am - 8 pm
October, 1st 11 am - 6 pm
October, 8th 11 am - 2 pm
We are looking forward to seeing you at the 42nd MIFF!


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