The 39th World Festival of Underwater Pictures - a new venue in Marseille.
For 39 years, the World Festival of Underwater Pictures has brought together artistic, photographic and cinematographic productions related to the underwater world.
For four days in November the Festival offers the general public a window on the seas and oceans of the world. Using the excellent facilities of the Parc Chanot, Marseilles equivalent to ExCel or the NEC, the Festival will benefit from 3000m² of space with with more than 100 exhibitors, almost 450 photos in competition on display and more than 140 films projected on the big screen, 30 competitions with more than 25,000 euros in prizes...
... The World Festival of Underwater Pictures is without doubt the major meeting place for all enthusiasts of underwater images and the marine environment.
The Festival opens to visitors on Thursday 1 November.
The Official Opening is at 4 p.m.