The Palais du Pharo is located at the entrance of the Vieux-Port, with 1,800 m2 space for the exhibition and 3 rooms for the showing the films and photographs in competition.
Deeply rooted in the history of diving, with an extraordinary submarine heritage, the city of Marseille is a legitimate reception place for the Festival. With numerous access and accommodation facilities (TGV, airport), the Phocean City offers all the adantages for a great festival.

The usual Festival and Spondyle Club team, with Daniel Mercier and Philippe Vallette, will be waiting for you at the 36th Festival - the FMISM 2009.


For full details of the competition regulations, categories and prizes go to http://www.underwater-festival.com/en/index.html
Deadline for registration of entries is 15th September so dont delay.


For information on accommodation and all the attractions of Marseille go to http://www.marseille-tourisme.com/en/in-marseille/


For information on the new venue go to http://palaisdupharo.marseille.fr/