South by Southwest (abbreviated as SXSW and colloquially referred to as South By) is an annual conglomerate of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences that started in 1987 and takes place in mid-March in Austin, Texas, United States.
Founded in 1978, the Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, is a film festival that takes place annually in January, in Park City, USA. It reunites over 45,000 artists, making it the largest film festival in the United States.
Founded in 1964, MIPTV is an international market dedicated to financing, co-production, acquisitions and sales of audiovisual content on all platforms. Preceded by the MIPDOC and the MIPFORMAT, MIPTV attracts annually more than 10,500 industry professionals from 100 countries.
Founded in 1986, the International Animation Film Market (MIFA) takes place in June, in Annecy, France. It presents annually a selection of approximately 200 films and reunites over 10,000 professionals across the world.
Founded in 1985, the World’s Entertainment Content Market (MIPCOM) is held in October in Cannes, France. Each year, it brings together more than 10,000 professionals from the television and entertainment industry.