For press


LINOLEUM International Festival of Contemporary Animation and Media art (September 1-5, 2021) invites journalists and media representatives for cooperation. Please read the conditions and rules of accreditation.


  1. PRESS accreditation is provided to the official media employees (registered printed publications, radio and TV, information and educational Internet portals, websites) to cover festival events. To apply for accreditation, you should fill out an electronic form at the link from July 2021.
  2. LINOLEUM press service reserves the right to request additional materials from the applicant and/or refuse an accreditation if the application does not meet the described requirements or the rules of work at the festival are not complied with.
  3. Each media category has a maximal accreditation quota provided below*:

for TV channels, 3 persons

for printed media, 2 persons

for online media, 2 persons

for radio stations, 1 person

*The need for accreditations in the amount exceeding the quota for a publication shall be substantiated and confirmed by an official letter from project/publication manager.

      4. The journalist who has received the festival accreditation shall provide copies of materials about LINOLEUM (.pdf files, video and audio materials, links) in the term established by the press service.

      5. The receipt of PRESS accreditation means automatic inclusion of the journalist’s email address into the LINOLEUM press center mailing list (news, press releases, information for accredited media).


An official letter from festival organizers confirms the accreditation. Applying does not guarantee accreditation.

Applications are accepted till August 27, 2020 (inclusive).

Accreditation bracelet is the journalist’s property and cannot be transferred to third persons. 

Accreditation bracelet is valid for all four days of the festival; it can be received directly at the entrance during festival working hours after showing a printed-out email confirming the accreditation.

PRESS accreditation provides free access to all festival events, i.e. screenings and lectures without preliminary registration.

For copyright reasons, and also for the audience’s convenience, photographing and video filming during festival screenings of competition and noncompetition programs are prohibited. Photo and video materials to the films can be provided by the press service. Exceptions may include lectures, workshops and special screenings, upon preliminary agreement with the organizers.

We are looking forward to seeing you at LINOLEUM 2020.