<span class="caption center"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/miptv.jpg?itok=9LC3pZch" width="480" height="270" alt="" class="image-large" />Image Courtesy of Midem</span>MIPTV’s 50th anniversary edition kicks off in Cannes April 8 and whether you’re in Cannes or not, the celebrations will be easily accessible online! [MIPBlog](http://mipblog.com) will feature key conference live blogging of sessions, including showrunners and directors Eli Roth (Hostel), David S Goyer (The Dark Knight Trilogy) and Howard Gordon (Homeland), as well as interviews with stars such as Gene Simmons (KISS) and actress Famke Janssen. Twitter will be abuzz with conference live tweets and more via the show’s account, [@mip](https://twitter.com/mip). The action can also be followed via the hashtags #MIPTV (the main event), #MIPCube (future of TV track) April 6-11, #MIPDoc (documentary TV event) and #MIPFormats (TV formats event). [MIPTV’s YouTube channel](http://www.youtube.com/mipmarkets) will be the place to watch key conference sessions in full, including a rare chat with space diving expert Felix Baumgartner (available online from April 9, but only for 48 hours). Finally, MIPTV’s 50th anniversary Facebook app is the place to share stories of the show, and discover the [top 50 TV shows of the past 50 years](http://bit.ly/MIPTV50Series)!