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American Film Market Dailies will be covering AFM 2022 running November 1 - 6  November, 2022  Contact us for advertising options

Every Fall, the Global Film Industry Converges in Santa Monica: Filmmakers, producers, directors and writers from around the world come to AFM to gain exposure, discover new projects and make deals. The American Film Market & Conferences is the largest motion picture trade fair in the world. 

2023: October 31 - November 5  I  2024: November 5 – 10

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Read this online I Promote Film to Festivals I Email us I Advertize in our Newsletters and eBlasts was established in 1995, over the years we became the premier link between film and festivals with 6.000 festivals listed, over 22 000 festival organizers contacts in our database,  75.000 articles and 830 000 unique visitors per year...

Montreal International Animation Film Festival - Animaze 2016 Calling for animation....your animation?


Montreal  International Animation Film Festival FESTIVAL DATES June 2-5 2016 Montreal Canada Montreal International Animation Film Festival is a people's film festival and industry conference dedicated to the art of animation for film and technology.  All genres and forms are welcome. Awards & Prizes Software and other award prizes. Visibility in our travelling shows in Berlin, Cannes, Annecy, Glasgow and more. Check 2015 fantastic program online is a major partner of the Festival for the second time.

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AFM AGENDA : Exhibitors I Conferences I AFM Roundtables I Screenings I PAST NEWSLETTERS N° 1 I N°2 I N°3 I N°4 I N°5 I N°6  N°7 I N°8 I N°9 I Wrap Newsletter 10 Conferences and Round Tables 



AFM 2015 Day 7 Conferences Roundtables Quotes and Video


Ennis Hensley, President of International Sales & Distribution, The Weinstein Company: “As a sales agent, we’re looking for interesting ideas – if it’s the right expectation, the right budget, the right plan.”
Clay Epstein, SVP Sales & Acquisitions, Arclight Films “As distributions are getting more selective, our way of getting attention is with a big name star. Independent film needs intrinsic value.” ...

AFM Day 6 Conferences Roundtables Quotes and Video

AFM - DAY 5 Quotes and video from the conferences

David Linde talks China during the American Film Market Finance Conference


AFM Day 4 - November 7 - Quotes and video

AFM Finance and China Conferences - November 6 - Quotes and Video

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Creation of The European Animation Pride Awards, Peter Lord (Aardman Animations) appointed Chairman


The Association wishes to express this quote by Mark Twain: “They did not know it was impossible so they did it”. Gathered in Paris for the constituent General Assembly, hosted at and in the presence of the CNC, the founders (Didier Brunner, Olivier Catherin, Jean-Paul Commin, and Denis Walgenwitz) and the first members announced the creation of an association, the “European Animation Pride Awards”. More than 10 European countries and over 30 participants, all prof...


Be the First to Watch Ice Age's Cosmic Scrat-astrophe!


Scrat journeys where no ICE AGE character has gone before in COSMIC SCRAT-TASTROPHE. The consequences of Scrat’s antics are always momentous, and this time he’s creating his own version of the Big Bang – and a cosmic “Scrat-tastrophe” that could have huge consequences for Ice Age herd…and the rest of the world. Showing in 2D and 3D exclusively with The Peanuts Movie, in theaters on November 6th. Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults...


Animaze and announce the second edition of The Animation Day in Cannes MAY 18


Check the video of our first edition may 2015   WWW.ANIMATIONDAYINCANNES.COM   Animaze Daze and are planning a 2nd edition Animation Day In Cannes on May 18 2016 tentative dates. WIth a resounding yes it is clear that Animaze Daze fills a void in the animation community at the larger festivals such as Cannes and Berlin. contact us at or for more info. Get involved...



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La La Anthony (Starz’s “Power,” A+E’s “Unforgettable,” joined the cast of Ernest Dickerson’s Double Play


LA LA ANTHONY JOINS LENNIE JAMES, COLIN SALMON, ALEXANDER KARIM, ISAACH DE BANKOLE AND MUSTAFA SHAKIR IN ISLAND DRAMA Producer Lisa Cortes (Precious) announced today that La La Anthony (Starz’s “Power,” A+E’s “Unforgettable,” Think Like a Man 1 and 2, soon to be seen in Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq) has joined the cast of Ernest Dickerson’s Double Play, which will begin shooting this month in Curacao. Anthony will join Lennie James (The Walking De...


TF1 to Acquire Majority Stake in Newen


TF1 has struck a deal to acquire a 70 percent equity interest in FLCP, the holding company of the Newen group. ...


Lionsgate Posts Q2 Loss


Lionsgate reported a net loss of $42.1 million for the fiscal quarter ending September 30, impacted by the timing of episodic TV deliveries and the shift of the wide release of the movie Sicario into October. Looking forward to Hunger Games results...   ...


A Punter's Praye farewell AFM


    A Punter's Prayer Dir Savvas D Michael Uk   92' 2015   crime gambling thriller    "Smart urban satire" MORE HORROR "bursting with authentic and intriguing characters" FILM NEWS UK "an intense story"  Quietearth “ authentic shines with great potential'' FEMALE FIRST   with Dexter Fletcher ( Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Layer Cake, The Three Musketeers) Da...

Festival Directors gathering at Santa Barbara for FestForward conference and networking for the best.

Register now for FestForward. Only 2 weeks left! BOOK with a 15% discount and a free 200$ campaign on (submission booster eBlast) using Bruno15 code Details on the agenda online   ...


AFM 2015 Full Line Up for TomCat Films/Summer Hill Films

Summer Hill Films gets WITH CHILD at AFM!


TomCat Films/Summer Hill Films is proud to present: With Child!   After his wife dies, Auden Price –– a blue collar construction worker –– is left to care for Riley, his four-month old daughter. While grieving and against the advice of Karen, his overbearing sister-in-law, Auden decides to go it alone. Ultimately, Auden must come face to face with his grief, accept his wife’s death and the joy of his daughter’s life if he wants to live in this...


Click to view the full Line Up of new films for the Market.

TomCat Films I Summer Hill Films I Email: Ted Chalmers   I Loews Suite 327 I Phone 310.458.6700 ext. 327   


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Avant Première Hors Normes pour Hunger Games la révolte part 2


Samuel Hadida était resté à LA pour l'AFM mais son frère Victor avait fait le déplaceme,nt pour accompagner l'équipe du film pour cete événement hors normes.
Les fans du livre et de la série Hunger Games étaient au RdV sur le tapis rouge et dans la salle...le casting aussi, au grand complet ils avaient fait le déplacement pour une tournée promotionnelle à Londres Berlin et Paris où avait lieu l'avant première du film au Grand Rex.  Une immense ferveur au Grand Rex, des fans sur-excités, un public haut en décibel, des dédicaces géné une grosse su...



Mars films acquiert les droits du prochain film avec Keira Knightley


Stephane Celerier ‏ il y a 2 heures "Autre acquisition à l'AFM pour mars films : un film avec Keira Knightley. Magnifique histoire." ...


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The AFM is not a festival - it is the largest motion picture market in the world. 8,000 industry attendees, including producers, distributors, directors, agents, writers, lawyers & bankers. Over 540 films screened, most world or U.S. premieres.

$US3 Billion spent annually by participants to produce films
8,000+ industry professionals
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400+ distributors
540+ films screened
100+ world premiers 
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50+ thought leaders speaking
7 days of networking activities
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Our AFM Newsletters run each day with three bumper pre roll editions and a wrap edition:  

2019 Complete Coverage


Pre roll newsletter N° 1 
Pre roll newsletter N° 2  
Opening Newsletter N°3 
N°4 (November 2) 
N°5 (November 3)

N°6 (November 4)  
N°7 (November 6) 
N°8 (November 8) Closing

AFM 2017 Wrap & global  I N°8 I N°7 I N°6 I N°5 I N°4 I  OPENING N°3 I  Preview N°2 I N°1

AFM 2016Pre roll N° 1 I Pre roll N° 2 Opening Newsletter N°3 I N°4 N°5 I N°6 Focus on ANIMATION  I N°7 I Final wrap
AFM 2015:   Newsletters N° 1 I N°2 I N°3 I N°4 I N°5 I N°6  N°7 I N°8N°9 I N°10
AFM 2014:   Newsletters  N°1 N°2 N°3 N°4 N°5 N°6 N°7 N°8


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