The 5th BEAST International Film Festival returns to Porto with a strong and vibrant programme highlighting Eastern European Film. The BEAST IFF 2022 Accreditation ensures that you can make the most of the festival and connect with other industry members. As an accredited guest, you’ll be able to attend our events, screenings and networking opportunities throughout the 5-days-long run event from 21st to 25th of September 2022. As well as being able to attend our industry events programme, with the accreditation you will receive access to various corners of the festival featuring a large selection of films and a great pool of international filmmakers. 

BEAST International Film Festival creates an open space in Porto to nurture and champion the art of creative filmmakers from Central and Eastern Europe. Our attached industry events are designed to give filmmakers and those working with film, support and inspiration through online talks, masterclasses and discussions, and online networking opportunities with industry professionals.

The accreditation is suitable for anybody working within the field of cinema, culture and intercultural dialogue – this includes: filmmakers, sales agents, commissioners, distributors, and those working in talent development, funding, festivals, or broadcast. It allows you to take full advantage of our programme and stay up to date with the list of new emerging talents from Central and Eastern Europe.

If you have any questions regarding accreditation, please get in touch at

BEAST IFF 2022 Accreditation provides access to:

  • — Access to Films, Digital library and Screenings;
  • — Invitation to activities, meetings and industry events related to the film selection;
  • — Daily events update;
  • — Welcome Kit.

Please note:

  • — Applications will be accepted via our form until September 15;
  • — There are no costs attached to the Accreditation;
  • — Accreditation for BEAST IFF is entirely at the discretion of the Festival Office.

Accreditation Form

Accreditations to the 5th BEAST IFF are currently closed.