Formerly called as the “Banff World Television Festival”, the Banff World Media Festival is one of the most prestigious media events held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in the Canadian Rockies in Banff, Alberta, Canada. Home of storytelling in the form of scripted, unscripted, digital, branded entertainment or family, Banff or the Banff World Media festival gets you covered.
It is an international media or television event devoted to world television and digital content (its creation and development) and invites professional from different corners of the world to participate in various master classes, pitching and seminars.
Who Attends the Banff World Media Festival?
The international media event welcomes some of the most renowned television personnel, including film directors, producers and screenwriters from many production houses and broadcasters such as HBO, Sony Pictures, Israel cable Programming (ICP), NHK, PBS, Channel 4, CBC, SBS, BBC, NFB and ARTE. With great television figures from branded channels and broadcasts attend the event; the Banff World Media Festival gets the coveted name as the “Olympics of Television”.
BANFF is a global platform for television industry where massive discussions and debates on current issues, trends and challenges take place.
Vacationing in Canada sometime in June? Why not become a part of the festival and support your favorite television show? You can also rent Canada Vacation Rentals and extend your stay to cover the country’s major landmarks.