Pocket Aces selected at the Marché du Film 2022 – Cannes Film Festival
Pocket Aces has been selected by the Ministry of Information and Audiovisual to be part of the Indian delegation to the Marché du Film – Cannes Film Festival 2022. The festival is known to be the largest annual gathering of film fraternity, with a forum of more than 12,500 professionals and more than 5,500 participating companies.
The Cannes Film Festival celebrates the 75th anniversary of its glorious annual event at the very moment when India celebrates its 75th anniversary of Independence, and is chosen as the first “Comté d’Honneur”, in place of the tradition established this year. . And as a result, India’s delegation to Cannes includes more than the usual suspects this year – five new-age media companies have been selected by India’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to showcase the innovation happening in Indian media through digital content, AR, VR, and animations. Pocket Aces will showcase its work on a global stage through a dedicated startup pitch session on May 22, 2022.
Humbled by the honour, Pocket Aces Co-Founder and CEO Aditi Shrivastava said, “These are exciting times for India as we take center stage to become one of the world’s leading content hubs. largest and most diverse in the world. We at Pocket Aces are delighted to have been selected to be part of the world’s most prestigious film festival and are grateful to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting for offering us this global platform. We are excited to showcase the innovation we are doing in creating consistently high-performing data-driven content across genres and platforms. We believe that our approach of building around 3 pillars of power in the media ecosystem – distribution, intellectual property and talent – can be a great textbook for new-age businesses around the world. learn from best-in-class filmmakers and producers and build lasting relationships.