UNIC manages the exhibition sector’s relations with the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union. It also represents cinemas’ interests when dealing with other international bodies.

UNIC is represented in the Advisory Committee of the European Audiovisual Observatory and sits on the board of the European Digital Cinema Forum. Together with other industry stakeholders we jointly represent the interests of the film industry in Europe:

Confédération internationale des cinémas d’art et d’essai CICAE

Europa Cinemas

European Digital Cinema Forum EDCF

Federation of International Producers Associations FIAPF

International Film Distributors Association FIAD

Europa Distribution

International Video Federation IVF

Federation of European Film Directors FERA

Last but not least, UNIC works very closely with its sister-organisation in the US, the National Association of Theatre Owners, and with the Motion Picture Association of America.