Monte-Carlo Television Festival

HSH Prince Ranier III of Monaco founded the Monte-Carlo Television Festival in 1961, and it is now under the Honorary Presidency of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco.

HSH Prince Rainier III sees the TV as “a new art form, in the service of peace and understanding between people”. It deems it as an extraordinary means to unite cultures and enhance knowledge.

Celebrities, producers, directors, writers and heads of studios, networks and digital platforms gather in June every year to attend series launches, premiere screenings, conferences, press activities, public events, VIP meetings and signing sessions.

The festival includes:

  • Official Opening Ceremonies
  • Special Screenings
  • Premieres at the Grimaldi Forum
  • Fan sign sessions of actors and actresses
  • Behind the scenes panel discussions
  • Fan Zone
Monte Carlo Television Festival 2018
The red carpet in the Monte Carlo Television Festival 2018

There are #OMG Cards provide a number of privileges, such as faster lanes, booking priority, meet and greet, etc.

The Golden Nymph Awards

The festival’s nymph award recognizes the very best TV programs and actors around the world. The nominees include more than 60 television programs from more than 30 countries. It has 2 categories: Fiction and News. Each winner in the categories will receive the Golden Nymph statuettes. The judges are leading individuals from the industry. The opening ceremony will present the judges for the Golden Nymph Awards.

Videos of the Monte-Carlo Television Festival

Event Details for the 2021 Monte-Carlo Television Festival

Event Type: Festival and Awards

Frequency: Annual

Date: June 18 to 22, 2021

Phone: +37793104060; +37793507014

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube

App: The TV Festival App is available on the App Store and on the Google Play Store.

Website: Official website

Location: The Grimaldi Forum, a seaside conference center in the center of Monaco.

How to Get to the Monte-Carlo Television Festival

By Plane: Monaco is about 22 km away from the NiceCôte d’Azur airport. You need an extra 40 minutes on a car ride. It takes 6 minutes with a helicopter.

By Train: Monaco station is 15 minutes away from the Grimaldi Forum. It is about 8 minutes when riding the bus. Ride from Paris on TGV takes 6 hours. It takes 5 hours from Milan.

By Car: Take A8 motorway to reach Monaco. It is about 8 km. Take Monaco-La Turbie exit from France. Roquebrune exit is the best way from Italy. There is reasonably-priced parking at the Grimaldi Center.

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