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Passions Productions

The Lotus Lounge at the Carlton Hotel

An Oasis of Calm and Serenity during the Cannes Film Festival

May16 - 27, 2012

Located in the grand salons of Cannes landmark, Carlton Hotel (rez-de-chaussée), The Lotus lounge opens from 9 AM to 3 AM daily. Amenities include WIFI access, plasma screen for screening teasers, trailers or commercials, a full service media lounge, a full open-bar, lounge music/ambiance, piano-bar at night, and a rooftop terrace.

With easy access from the Croisette through the Carlton’s lobby, The Lotus Lounge also offers a much coveted Private Entrance from Rue du Canada.

The Interview Center

The Lotus Lounge interview center is one of the most quiet and serene spaces in Cannes, attracting journalists from all around the world. A reception area welcomes journalists awaiting for interviews in a comfortable environment (refreshments offered).
Space available to set-up a control room.

The interview center offers adjustable spaces. It can be used for the purpose of entertaining clients and members in a comfortable and convivial setting as well as provide partners with a premier gifting and product placement venue.

Membership Benefits and Partnership Opportunities

Clients, partners and members enjoy full access to The Lotus Lounge as well as our partner beach for meetings, lunch, dinner, cocktails and events. They are free to use the Lounge’s address and phone number during the festival.

The Lotus Lounge also offers clients and partners tailored sponsorship opportunities.

Additional services further available to all our clients, partners and members include event planning at The Lotus Lounge  or at our partner beach with preferential pricing, along with concierge and car services.

The Lotus Lounge is brought to you by Passions Productions and Be-4 Events, thanks to partnerhsips with companies such as: AUDIENS - BENEFIK & CO - BM SERVICES  -  BOUVET-LA DUBAY wines - FRAMEPOOL - IMAGICO EMEA - NATURAL DRINK - NICOLAS FEUILLATTE - PREMIERE LOGE -

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Online fest and prizes details

Films submitted
The submissions must be original short films with rights owned by the submitter or with proper authorization to submit. Proof of ownership will be asked before prize are awarded.

Language: original language or (readable) subtitles in either English or French.

No R rated movies, no sex, violence or hate, no racial or religious insults… are allowed.

Flight on Tahiti Air:
Booking restrictions apply and due to capacity controlled seating, flexibility of travel dates may be necessary. This is especially true during the busy travel season from mid-June through early September, and in all holiday seasons.
Departure and return from only one of the following airports:
Paris - NYC - LAX - Tokyo - Osaka - Sydney - Auckland

Booking restrictions apply and reservations are subject to availability.
Included is a 7 day trip including 5 nights / 6 days, breakfast not included.

Taxes not included
Airport and hotel taxes are not included.

Local transport not included
Flight include international trip from the above mentioned airports to Papeete (Tahiti) but not the intra islands transportation.

Promotion packages on &
All winners will be presented and promoted on a special Tahiti Online Film Festival editorial coverage.

First prize
Promotion package on and includes 6 months presence on filmmaker showcase, 4 eblasts in weekly newsletter (reach 40.000 movie pros), 1 eblast in special newsletter to festival organizers worldwide.

Second prize
Promotion package on and includes 3 months presence on filmmaker showcase, 2 eblasts in weekly newsletter (reach 40.000 movie pros), 1 eblast in special newsletter to festival organizers worldwide.

Third to fifth prize
Promotion package on and includes 2 eblasts in weekly newsletter (reach 40.000 movie pros), 1 eblast in special newsletter to festival organizers worldwide.

Online fest dates
The organizers have the right, in case of unsuficient submissions, to posptone the submission deadline.

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Fortunat Pascale

For more info or to book an event, please contact:



Pascale Fortunat

Tel +1 (323)656 6083 - DL +1 (323)334 0020

During Cannes: + 33 (0)6 11 42 67 54


Alibi Communications

Brigitta Portier

Tel: +32 477 98 25 84

During Cannes: + 33 (0)7 70 15 22 28

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