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CineEurope 2016 – UNIC President Highlights Partnership with Distribution as Key to Success

Barcelona: 20 June 2016 – UNIC President Phil Clapp has used his keynote address at CineEurope 2016 to highlight the strong relationship between cinema operators and their partners in film distribution, seeing it as key both to the success enjoyed by the European industry in 2015, and in years to come.

Complete press release and keynote speech available here. 

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The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC)

UNIC – the International Union of Cinemas – represents the interests of cinema trade associations and cinema operators covering 36 countries in Europe and in neighbouring regions.

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Organised in partnership with the Film Expo Group, CineEurope – UNIC’s official annual convention – each year brings together cinema professionals from over 50 countries. The 2016 edition of the show takes place from June 20-23 in Barcelona and involves a growing number of film and product presentations from major international as well as European film studios, a cutting-edge trade show, as well as a seminar programme exploring latest industry trends in European cinema exhibition.