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    How is my Home Page organized?

     

    The black toolbar at the top of the page offers you direct access to manage your personal features:

     

     

    -         My Preferences (symbolized by the wheel icon) allows you to manage your settings

    -         My Messages (symbolized by the envelope icon) is your private Cinando mailbox

    -         My Profile contains all the information concerning your company, staff members, personal profile and films

    -         Groups allows you to edit and manage your groups in Cinando. Share your ideas and information within your groups and professional network through "postings"

    -         Lists allows you to manage your personalized contact lists

    -         My Screening Room

    -         Festivals agenda gives an overview of the festivals and markets you will attend

    -         News gathers all your company and personal published news

    -         My Account

    -         BuyersBO

     

     

    The home page highlights other relevant information:

     

    -         The Now available in the screening room carousel showcases the latest uploaded titles

    -         Catch-Up on Festivals and watch the films you missed from your favorite films festivals

    -         New trailers showcases the latest uploaded trailers

    -         Latest News is a newsfeed of Cinando members' published news

    -         Festival Attendance is a schedule of the upcoming festivals and markets

    -         Company Spotlight lets you discover a featured company each time you visit

     

    How do I manage my preferences?

    Click on the wheel icon located at the top left of the toolbar and you will be able to change your password, the language, or your e-mail notifications settings. A valid e-mail address is mandatory if you wish to receive notifications. You can choose to hide your e-mail address from Cinando members, but you will still receive the notifications you've set up, where you can also choose the frequency of your notifications.

     

    How do I change my password?

    In the wheel icon, click on Change my password on the top right of the page, type your new one and validate.

    How do I choose the language?

    You can choose between either English or Spanish by clicking on the corresponding flags at the far right of the toolbar or by visiting the My Preferences section.

     

     

    MY ACCOUNT

     

    Where can I find the 'My account' section?

    Your account can be accessed by clicking My account on the toolbar at the top of any page.

     

    Who can register to Cinando?

    Only professionals working within the cinema industry can register for Cinando: mainly feature film producers, distributors, sales agents and film festivals, as well as TV broadcasters and distributors, VOD platforms, law firms or service companies which specialize in the cinema and entertainment industry. Please remember that only companies can register for Cinando. Freelancers are unable to apply for registration.

    Every subscription must be approved by the Cinando team.

     

    What is the price of a yearly subscription and how can I pay?

    A yearly subscription costs 85 euros. You can pay online by credit card or AMEX. To proceed with payment, simply log in to your account and you will see the following sentence: "Sorry, your company subscription has expired. Click here to renew." Click on "Renew" to subscribe and follow the instructions. Please note that you can get complimentary access to Cinando by registering with our international markets partners.

     

    Once my company is registered, how many staff members can join?

    The subscription is for a company so you can add as many staff members as you need.

     

    What is a personal login and password?

    Each member of a company has his/her personal login and password. Once a new staff member is created, he/she receives an email with his/her login details.

     

    What if I forgot my password?

    On the top right of the home page, click on "I forgot my password" or "Member Access" and "Lost my password".

    Your password information will be sent via email.

     

    When I register to Cinando, can I access all features for free?

    Yes, except for the premium services.

     

    How do I add credit to my account?

    In 'My account', you can buy credits in denominations of 10, 20, 50 or 100 euros (for example: to send invitations to download an mp4 file or burn to DVD).

     

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    Network

     

     

    NEWS

     

     

      TIP: News is a tool which allows you to share your personal information and current accomplishments (films released, awards received, shoots beginning, new division...)

    Your news is visible to anyone logged onto Cinando via the Latest News section on the homepage or in your company profile.

     

    How do I create news?

    To create news, you can either:

    -         Click on 'News' in the toolbar and access all your company news. Click on "Create News"

    -         Go to the home page in the section 'Latest news' and click on "Create News".

    When you create or modify news, you can choose to temporarily hide your news until you want it to be published and visible to all: choose "Visible" or "Hidden". You can upload files up to 1GB (text, pictures, documents...) + one video up to 1GB.

    You can instantly react to news by adding comments and sharing them on Facebook, Twitter or by email in 'Latest news'.

     

    How do I modify or delete my personal news?

    Visit either "News" in the toolbar or "Latest News" in the homepage and click on "Modify" or "Delete".

     

     

    FESTIVALS AGENDA

     

      

    aestivalsestivals"ions, visibility o TIP: Want to add organizations that you are a member of? Select and share them on your profile in ______ (reserved for partners of Cinando or FIAPF and Category A or B organizations only).

     

    How do I manage my festivals agenda?

    Festivals Agenda lets your peers know which festivals or markets you will attend. Access the schedule directly in the head toolbar and choose to inform about your attendance ("Yes", "No", "Maybe"). By clicking on "see all" at the bottom of the box, you can view the dates of all festivals and markets and check the number and names of attendees.

     

    On the home page, at the bottom right, you can directly visit the Festival Attendance section where you can see the attendees' lists.

     

     

     

     

    MESSAGES

     

     

    TIP:  My Messages is your private mailbox on Cinando.

     

     

     

    How do I manage my messages?

    Click on the envelope icon in the toolbar and directly access 'My Messages'. If you have unread messages, the number will appear in the red icon. Click on "See all messages" to access your mailbox.

    Your mailbox is divided in three parts:

    -         Your messages

    -         Your groups requests

    -         Your screenings requests (Requests sent by a person to be authorized to watch one of your films. This means you ticked the box "On requests" when you uploaded a title to the screening room.)

     

    A new message system is under construction. Currently you are not able to send private messages in your Cinando mailbox. This feature will be available soon. In the meantime, please note that you can:

    -         Send emails when visiting a person's profile by clicking on the envelope icon

    -         Send a private message in Cinando if the envelope is red and not clickable (this means the person hid his email address and chose to communicate only via Cinando).

     

    How can I add contact information to my Outlook contacts?

    Visit a user's profile page. To the right of the person's name, you have a range of icons.

    TIP: Click on the Add to Outlook icon to add contact info to your Outlook address book.

     

     

     

     

    GROUPS

     

    TIP: Groups aims for more private communication among professionals and to share ideas, projects, and more. You can find Groups in the head toolbar. In each group, you have access to other members, group postings, news and shared films.

     

     

     

    How do I browse for groups?

    To browse for groups, click Groups on the toolbar, then the See All Groups button on the right side of the page to access the Groups List
     

    How do I create a group?

    You can create your own group(s) and invite people to join.

    You have the choice between three visibility options:

    -         Public: people can join immediately.

    -         Private and visible: people can view groups and ask to join

    -         Private and invisible: only you can invite people to join. Once your invitation has been accepted, you can view what's going on in the group.

     

    You can then privately communicate with the members of your group by publishing "Postings" (see below).

     

    To create your group: click on 'Create a new group' in 'Groups' section. Fill in the requested fields and clearly describe the purpose of your group. Specify the status of your group, then validate.

     

    How to join/leave a group?

    In the 'Groups' tab click on 'See all groups' and click on the button "Join a group" or "Request to join". To leave a group, go to the group and click on the red button "Leave group" on top right of the page.

     

    What are postings?

    Postings are similar to 'news' items except they are restricted to a group or a network. You can only view postings if you are a group member. They allow you to upload images and videos or share private information (looking for advice, for cast and crew, asking financial or tax issues...).

     

    How to create postings?

    Postings and their comments appear in a specific page within your 'Groups' tab. Click on 'postings' to access all former postings, then click on the green button 'Create a posting' to create one. You can choose to be notified of new postings by clicking on the button "Notify me of new postings".

     

    How to invite someone to a specific group?

    Once you are on a profile, click on 'Invite to join a group' button: .Once you have sent an invitation, this button will become inactive.

     

    How to remove someone from one of my groups?

    Click on ''Remove from my group" button: in the user's profile or directly in the group's page.

     

    How do I know if I have received invitations?

    You are not notified by email if you have received an invitation. To view your invitations, visit your "Messages" and the "Groups requests" section.

     

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    MY PROFILE

     

     

    TIP: With your company's online profile page, you can share information about your contacts, films, and more! To access your company profile, click on "My profile". From there, you have access to your company summary, your staff member profiles and your films. Highlight your films in Cinando by creating dedicated pages, uploading stills, trailers and even the full movie!

     

    How do I change my profile/company information?

    Click on 'My Profile' and click on "Update my data" in your company/profile/film page at the top right.

     

    How do I change preset information?

    Some of your company data is not able to be changed directly by you as it has been preset by previous entries and/or validations from the cinando.com team. In the Company section, these fields are: Company Name, Member of. If you wish to change these fields, send a request by email to contactus@cinando.com indicating the old data, the new info and the reason for the change.

     

     

     

    My company profile

     

    What is the buyer status?

    The buyer status means the company has a "buying" activity (sales agency company, distribution company...)

     

    How can I get it?

    When you work in a sales or distribution company, an automatic request for a "buyer status" is requested. The "buyer status" is delivered by the Cinando team depending on your market attendance, your acquisitions and your library titles. You cannot choose to be listed as a buyer on your own. As it is certified information, it needs to be approved.

     

    How to delete my company account?

    Go to your company page. Click on "Update my data". Click on "Delete" down at the bottom of the page.

     

     

     

    My staff and personal profile

     

    How do I create an account for a new staff member?

    Go to your company page in "My profile" tab. Click on the tab "Staff", click on "Update my data". A section "Add a new person" appears. Follow the steps and do not forget to validate each step. The required information to add a new member is: first name, last name, email address, job title. Each member of the company has his/her own login details (username and password) which are sent via email as soon as the new profile is created.

     

    How can I update ranks of my staff members?

    Go to your company page. Click on the tab "Staff", click on "Update my data". On the left, you have a rank number next to each staff member. Change it and validate at the bottom of the page. The staff members will appear in the order you defined.

     

    How do I hide my email address?

    Go to your profile page and click on "Update my data". Below your email address, select the box "Hide my email address".

     

    How can I be listed as a buyer?

    Once you get the "buyer" status for your company, you will be able to choose the "buyer" mention for each staff member.

     

    How can I hide a person?

    Go to the user's profile. Click on "Update my data" and click on "Hide this person" at the bottom of the page.

     

    What are admin rights?

    Admin rights allow a person in your company to modify your company or film details and to manage viewing rights of films and send invitations to watch them.

     

    How do I remove admin rights for a person?

    To set up admin rights you have to go to a person's profile, click on "Update my data" and go to the admin rights entries (on the middle right of the page). If you have admin rights yourself and want to remove them from a member, you can follow the same process. Please note that if a person does not have admin rights, he/she will not be able to update any data.

     

    How do I delete a person from my company account?

    Go to the person's profile. Click on "Update my data" and click on "Delete" at the bottom of the page.

     

    How do I forward my personal profile to a new company?

    Send an email to contactus@cinando.com.

     

     

     

    MY FILMS

     

    TIP: Fill out the details in your film page � the more information, the better the chance the film will be seen and discovered! Include information about which countries your film is available for sale or distribution.

     

    How do I create a film page?

    Go to your company profile. Click on "Update my data".

    Choose a tab in which you want to add your film (Line Up/Acquisitions/Library)

    -       Line Up: recent films for international sales or produced films

    -       Acquisitions: titles acquired by domestic distributors

    -       Library: all your catalogue titles

     

    NOTE: If your film has a market screening, the information will automatically be filled in by the Cinando team.

     

    Follow the steps and fill in information about your movie. Validate each step.

     

    How do I upload stills and trailer/promo-reel to the film page?

    This option is available only for "Line-up" and "Library" titles. Go to your film page located in "My Profile". Click on the green button "Upload and manage your media file". A pop-up window opens. Select one of the tabs: video (trailer, promoreel), photo or documents and upload them. For your information, if you upload a trailer it appears on the film page and the video is automatically played.

     

    How can I mention that my titles are selected in a main film festival?

    Go to your film page. Click on "Update my data". For main international festivals, the information is managed and checked by Cinando. You are not able to fill in the "Festival and Awards" box by yourself. For other festivals, you can mention the information in the box "Other Events".

     

    What is the "Other events" section?

    "Other events" concern festivals or markets information except for main international events information which is handled by Cinando.

     

    How can I modify my film's visibility?

    See the markets section for more information.

     

     

    How do I manage information about markets and screenings?

    See the markets section for more information.

     

    How can I select countries where the rights of the film are available?

    Go to your film page. Click on "Update my data". Down near the bottom of the page, you have a section "Rights" where you can select territories for which the rights are still available. The countries are sorted out alphabetically by continent.

     

    How do I manage acquisitions statistics in my company profile?

    You can see statistics in your company profile. The statistics are automatically generated based on the information updated in your acquisitions tab.

     

    How can I switch a title from my line-up to my library (and reverse)?

    Go to your film profile. Click on "Update my data". Down below the page, you can select the option "Move it to your library section if you are not selling it". If you want to move the film from the library section to the line-up one, follow the same procedure.

     

     

     

    MY SCREENING ROOM

     

     

    TIP: Highlight and showcase your films in the Screening Room! Maintain total control on your films and manage your viewing rights!

     

    How secure is the Screening Room?

     

    The Cinando Screening Room is an online, dedicated and secure place to upload, screen and share your films and is completey free. Access to Cinando is restricted to film industry professionals. The Cinando team regularly updates the Cinando database and pays particular attention to the eligibility criteria of its members. When you choose to screen a film on Cinando, you keep total control of it. You are able to manage your viewing rights and therefore choose who will be able to watch your films among the Cinando community: distributors, sales agents, festivals, all Cinando members, or access by request only.

     

    You can also restrict the access to more precise targets:

    - a geotarget restricts access to companies based in the territories where your film has not already been sold

    - a personal target allows you to grant access to your film to a customized list of companies

     

    You will also be able to hide your film at any time if necessary and to send personal invitations, even to non-Cinando members.

     

    But that's not all! To make sure this is really secure, each viewer can be tracked. When a film is watched, it is watermarked by the name of the person watching and an ID number is automatically generated by Cinando. Thanks to this system, you can track the viewer(s) and begin to work out deals with interested companies.

     

    How do I upload a film to the online Screening Room?


    Here is the step-by-step process to use the Cinando online Screening Room:

     

     


    1. Select one of your films (or create it) in My profile Line-up tabs.

     

         Then open the 'upload manager' by clicking on the green button.

         A pop-up window should open.

         Choose the "Full movie" tab and follow the instructions.

     

    Please remember that you must upload an image (poster or film still and give basic information about the film (duration, language...) prior to being able to upload the film.

     

    If the box "Select a file" does not appear, you will need to download and install Java, which you can get by clicking here. If you need help with installing Java, view the instructions on their website. If you still encounter problems, you may need to enable Java in your web browser.


    Use a digital file of the film, with the proper subtitles (English is recommended).

    If you only have a DVD, first you must convert it � quick and easy with these instructions.

     

    Technical requirements:

     

    - Accepted formats: mp[e]g, avi, vob, mov, mp4 - file size < 5 GB

    - Encoding: resolution 720x480 or better - bitrate > 2MBit/s - 48kHz sound AC-3 / AAC / FLAC / MP2 (> 128 kBit/s)

    - Video Codecs: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC / MJPEG / MPEG-1 / MPEG-2 / QuickTime Graphics

    - Multiplexed files only (audio and video in one file) - no anamorphic material. (file has to be 4:3 or 16:9 originally). 


    For best encoding results we recommend: .mp(e)g file format with MPEG 2 video codec or H.264/MPEG-4 codec for best quality.

     


    2. Choose the viewing rights

     

    When uploading, you will have to choose your viewing rights settings.

     

    You will be then able to modify this choice by clicking on "Manage rights and invitations" in the film page.

     

    Choose to whom you grant viewing rights to your film:

             Distributors, Sales agents, Festivals: grants access to these categories.   Eligibility of these companies is checked by the Cinando team.

          

               All Cinando members: grants access to all Cinando users.

     

    You can filter these companies by country and restrict access only to countries where the film is available (based on the countries you select as available by updating the film page).

     

             One of my lists: Choose a previously created list of people to whom you would like to grant viewing rights. Note that this option does not automatically send invitations to buyers:  they will see that the film is available but will not receive an automatic notification.

    TIP: You have the option to restrict access to Cinando members only, move it to your Library (if you are not selling it) or hide or delete your film entirely from the database. To modify your film�s visibility, go to Update My Data on the film page, click Update My Data button at the top right. Scroll down to the bottom to easily adjust visibility settings.

     

    NOTE: Even if access is restricted only to Cinando members, a public page will still exist containing limited information, allowing sharing on Facebook for example.

     

    Further details:

     

    -         Authorize requests: Select this box to allow users without viewing rights see that you have uploaded a film and so they can request to see it. Otherwise, only users with viewing rights can see that you have uploaded a film. This option provides users with the knowledge that the film exists, while preventing unwanted users from viewing it. All requests are sent to the person indicated in the box labeled "Requests will be sent to..." who can choose to accept or simply ignore the request.

    -         Disable: Select this option to hide your film completely, even from people to whom you have already granted viewing rights.

     

    If you do not select any of the choices above, only people you invite individually to view your film are granted access (means "By invitation only").

     

    Click on the "Select a file" tab just below to select your file or drag & drop it into the box. The process may take a few hours: reduce this window and continue to work, but DO NOT CLOSE IT.

     

    If the upload is stopped for any reason the part of the file already uploaded is saved and the upload will resume from there. Re-open this Upload Manager and select the SAME file again. Once the upload is complete (100%), you can close the window. 


    The film should be available within the next 24 hours (check its status in the 'Manage your files' tab of the Upload Manager). Now you can modify the film's viewing rights.

     

    Once uploaded, your film will appear in the Screening Room and in your film page. You should be able to modify the viewing rights in the "manage rights and invitations" link (under your full movie player).

     

     

    3. Send personalized invitations by email for streaming or an mp4 file to burn to DVD:


    In the Manage Rights and Invitations section, in the right block, you can invite Cinando members or send a 24-hour invitation to other people by entering their e-mail addresses. In all cases, your invitee will receive an invitation e-mail, explaining which invitation it is and the process to follow. You can add a private message to this e-mail if needed.

    You can choose two different invitations:

    -         For streaming only: the person will receive an email link and the streaming will be available from this moment. For Cinando members, the streaming link does not expire (it is unlimited). For non members, streaming is limited to 24 hours from the moment the video is played. If necessary you can reactivate the link by clicking on the lock icon.

    -         For streaming + downloading an mp4 file: For Streaming, the same rules apply as above. In addition, the mp4 invitation is a paid service that costs 1.20� per invitation. You can add credits in your account section. Please visit the section for more information.

     

     

    Please note that you can track your invitations in the same section. (For mp4/DVD invitations, a status specifies the process step of your DVD). You are able to delete an invitation if you need to remove it. If an invitation is removed, the person will not be able to watch or download the film anymore and the invitation link will disappear:

    -         Streaming invitation

    -         Streaming + downloadable mp4/DVD to burn :

    o    mp4/DVD encoding

    o    mp4/DVD ready

    o    mp4/DVD error

    o    mp4/DVD downloaded

    o    mp4/DVD expired (appears if the mp4/DVD file has not been downloaded within a month)

     

     

    Do invitations expire?

    The mp4 file will be re-encoded and individually watermarked with the name of the person you are inviting. If you want, add a secret code that only you will be able to forward to your invitee. The DVD will be available approximately 24 hours after you send the invitation. 24 hours after the first download, the link becomes inactive and the downloading button disappears. If the person has not downloaded the DVD within a month, the link becomes inactive. For Cinando members, you can revoke access by deleting a film invitation after any amount of time your prefer.

     

    What are the viewing reports?

    The viewing reports are spreadsheets which gather who watched your film, when and for how long.

    You can access these reports in the film page by clicking the "viewing reports" link below the full movie player.

     

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    SEARCH

     

     

     

    TIP: Explore Cinando and find what you are looking for! If you are browsing for specific types of films, search by Genre (filters with multiple films�AND/OR
    Tip: Search by main country of production

     

    How do I search for information?

     

    TIP: Cinando offers you three ways to browse the database: Quick Search to browse the entire database in every category, Database Finder to browse for a specific category, and Advanced Search for a filtered search of a specific category.

     

     

    1) Quick search:

    At the top left of the home page, you will find the Quick Search tab. Type in a film or browse for a person or company name and the results will be sorted out by categories.

     

     

     

     

     

    2) Database Finder:

    Database Finder is just below the Quick search tool on the home page. The autocomplete system will target the result as soon as you are writing what you are looking for!

     

    3) Advanced Search

    Within each tab in the home page (Companies/People/Films), you are able to use a dedicated advanced search tool. You can choose many filters so to make your search all the more precise. The "Finder" works as a database finder tool but within the chosen category.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


    Search within the database and narrow down your results by adding criteria. By ticking the boxes below the keywords filter, you can restrict the keywords search. If you click on 'Reset all filters', it will cancel all your criteria choices (except the market filter). To know more about a market filtered search, please visit the "Markets section" below.

     

    You may sort the results of your search by clicking on the little arrow next to the headings of each column (ex: Company Name, Activities or Country...). You can also choose to have from 10 to 50 results per page.

     

    The keywords entry restricts your search to the typed word browsed in the following categories:

    -       Name, Profile, Objective for a company search

    -       Company, Name, Job for a people search

    -       Title, Company, Synopsis for a film search

     

    You can combine the keywords search with the chosen criteria above (country, language, etc.).

     

     

    Don't forget you can create lists from your advanced searches results (cf. Lists), export results to Excel and be notified on the new entries matching your results (cf. Notifications)

     

     

     

     

    MARKETS

     

     

     

      Stay informed of a market's exhibitors lineups, films in screening, festival sections and detailed screening schedules

     

    How do I find information about markets?

    To have specific information on markets, you can use our markets section. It appears in each tab "Companies", "People", "Films" within the Advanced search tool. You can select market filters and choose the market you want to browse. Please remember that when you browse a market, you can use other filters on your left at the same time.

     

     

    Available features in the Companies tab market section:

     

    If you select a market, in your results will appear all the market companies attending. You can narrow your search on exhibitors.

     

     

     

    NOTE: Keep in mind that if you are looking for prior screenings in past festivals, you must clear out the current festival and select None in the Market Filter.

     

    Available features in the People tab market section:

     

    If you select a market, the market attendees will appear in your results.

     

     

    Available features in the Films tab market section:

     

     

    -         You can click on the button "Screening schedule" to access the screening schedule of the market (days, hours and venues of all the market screenings).

     

    You can sort the results by day, time of screening and other filters. Once a screening is selected, you have the opportunity to schedule the screening on your Outlook calendar by clicking on the icon.

     

     

     

     

     

    -         Films in screening: you can search for films and select different types of screenings in the market, restrict your search to Market Premiere or Market Debut or restrict your search within a particular festival selection related to the chosen market.

     

    Market Premiere: A completed film is screened at market for the first time

     

    Market Debut: When a film project is introduced (but not screened) at a market for the first time

     

     

    My market activity

     

    How can I mention my temp address at a market?

    Under the section for the upcoming market, edit the contact details for your company in update mode. You must choose whether the address is an office (delivery of mail and meetings conducted) or only a contact address (delivery of mail only).

     

    How can I be indicated as a market attendee on my profile page?

    You are not able to mark it on your own. We are in partnership with main international markets and as we receive attendees' lists, we will update your attendance on Cinando.

     

    What is the market status of a title?

     

    A market status covers the following:

    -         Also available: the title is not showcased during the market but is available for sale.

    -         Line-up: the title is part of the line-up introduced at the market

    -         Screening: the title has a venue screening in the market

    -         Promo-reel screening: the title has a promo-reel screening

    -         Screening at market booth: the title is screened at the booth

    -         Video Library: the title can be watched on specific computers within the market.

    -         Producers Project: the title is selected in the Producers Project section

     

    You can set up and change the market status of a title by going to the film page. Click on "Update my data".

     

    How can I add screening schedule of my market line-up?

    Screening schedules are updated by the Cinando team directly. Once we receive the official screening schedules, we will update your film page as necessary.

     

    What is the market history?

    The market history sums up all the markets where the film was introduced. Even if you choose to include a title as part of your market line-up, it will appear in your market history section. You can view the market history in the film page in the section 'Previous markets'. Click on "Full history" to view all previous markets. You cannot manage this section which is automatically filled in based upon information you specified.

     

     

     

     

    LISTS 

     

    TIP: Lists can be used to keep track of people, companies and films.

     

     

     

    How do I create a list?

     

    There are two ways to create lists from the database:

    -         Starting from a Multi criteria Search (see section above), you just need to click on "Add to favorites"

    -         Starting from an empty/existing list where you can add people, companies or films by clicking on "Add to my list"

     

    You can then select which list you want to enter this contact or film.

     

    How do I manage my lists?

    In the "Lists" menu on the toolbar, click on each list to modify. You will be able to rename, duplicate or merge them. You can add a memo to each item, export your lists to Excel, or print them directly.

     

    NOTE: Email addresses are not shown in lists due to our anti-spamming policy. Only verified Sales Agents will be able to access the e-mail addresses (upon approval by Cinando). If we receive complaints from other members, CInando reserves the right to remove access to e-mail lists.

     

     

     

    NOTIFICATIONS

      

     

    TIP:  Notifications allow you to be kept regularly informed.

     

    How do I create and manage a notification?

    You can choose to be notified on:

    -         updates of a specific film in a company line-up's film page

    -         new postings in one of your groups

    -         new items matching your film search criteria in the advanced search film page

    -         new films in the screening room

    -         new messages

     


    To manage your notifications, click on 'My Preferences' and select the frequency (daily, weekly or monthly) you wish.

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    SCREENING ROOM

     

     

    TIP:  The Screening room is a dedicated place to watch films

     

    How do I watch films?

    Click on the tab "Screening Room" or access it by clicking on "See all" in the home page "Now available in Screening Room" carousel. As in Advanced Search, you can browse the Screening Room by filters. Some titles are viewable directly. For some titles, you can be asked to send a request before being authorized to watch the film. The request will be automatically sent in the Cinando mailbox and email address of the rights owner. To upload a movie in the screening room refer to the "My Screening Room" in the "Promote Section" in "Help"to receive email notifications.

     

     

     

    CATCH-UP ON FESTIVALS & MARKETS

     

    TIP:  Focuses gathers films screened in markets or in main film festivals selections such as Festival de Cannes, La Quinzaine des réalisateurs, Karlovy Vary, San Sebastian, TIFF, Busan, AFM and more. Watch them online!

    Click on the Festival in Focus tab or visit the home page section Catch-up on Festivals which showcases the current and upcoming events. When clicking on the "Catch-up" section, you can also access a user's market/festival dedicated page. If there is recent info on a market, it includes films screened in the market whose companies accepted the promotion on Cinando.

     

    What do I do if I want my film to be part of a Film/Market focus?

    If there is a partnership with the market/festival and your film is part of the festival selection or presented in the market, we will directly contact the company to offer the film to appear in the Film/Market focus.

     

     

     

     

    TRAILERS

    TIP: Give a preview of your films: showcase the trailers!

    How can I watch trailers?

    Discover new trailers on the home page and find them again in film pages: the trailers are automatically played.

     

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    CINANDO FOR iPHONE

     

    Cinando for iPhone provides film professionals with on-the-go access to the leading online network in the industry.

     

    - Explore the entire Cinando database of companies, people, films and screenings

    - View film details (including synopsis and film stills)

    - Get daily updates during film markets

    - Connect with professionals attending festivals and markets

    - See the full schedule and locations of market screenings

    - Export screenings directly to your calendar

    - Current market database available in offline mode all year round and during main markets.

     

    Download the app now!

     

     

    CINANDO MOBILE

     

    For users of other smartphones, use the mobile version of Cinando at m.cinando.com.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    WEB BROWSERS

     

    Cinando.com is designed to work with most modern Web browsers. For best results, cinando.com recommends you always use the current version of cinando.com supported browsers. In addition to improving your experience on cinando.com, upgrading your browser will display Web pages faster and provides the latest security updates.

    Getting the best web browsing experience on cinando.com


    - Cinando.com supports Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or higher, Mozilla Firefox 3.5 or higher, or Apple Safari 5 or higher, and Google Chrome. These browsers are widely used, and their manufacturers provide continual security updates. Cinando.com is currently not supporting advanced functionality on the Opera browser.
    - Be sure JavaScript is enabled while using cinando.com. This allows interactive features to work properly.
    - Be sure cookies are enabled. "Cookies" are small files that cinando.com and other Web sites store on your computer, allowing those sites to "remember" your preferences and require you to enter your password less frequently. They also allow you to use certain features in the black toolbar on the Cinando website.

    - If you use a pop-up blocker, you may want to temporarily allow pop-ups while on cinando.com. This ensures all information is displayed and all cinando.com interactive features will work properly. 

     

     

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