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American Film Market Dailies will be covering AFM 2023 running November 31 October - 5 November, 2023  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. 

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Interview with AFM Managing Director Jonathan Wolf @ 2016 AFM

IFTA’s Executive Vice President and Managing Partner of the AFM since 1998, Jonathan Wolf deems the AFM as the global film world coming to its Hollywood Mecca. A graduate of the University of Southern California Business School, Wolf's extensive professional background, previous to his pivotal roles with IFTA and AFM, includes film distribution as well as finance as CFO of New World International in international operations. The AFM acts as a six month Fall bookend market to the Spri...

Gia Skova's The Serpent will make Market debut at AFM

As  strong  female roles continue  to dominate  on  the  big screen, Gia  Skova takes hers one  step further in her new film, The Serpent, an  explosive  action thriller anticipated  to  wrap a firm  hold  of  the  box  office  upon  release. The internationally recognized  Russian  supermodel-turned-actress not  only  stars as the  female  lead,  she ...

Myriad Pictures announces new cast to star in SHADOW GIRL -


Cain Hill with Gemma Atkinson released by Evolutionary Films

EVOLUTIONARY FILMS RELEASES CAIN HILL - BASED ON A TERRIFYING TRUE STORY – STARRING GEMMA ATKINSON (CURRENTLY FLYING HIGH ON BBC’S STRICTLY COME DANCING), ALEX ZANE AND MICHAEL PARR, IN THE UK TOMORROW (27TH OCTOBER).   London based production, sales and distribution company Evolutionary Films, is thrilled to announce that Cain Hill, a horror feature based on a terrifying true story, is released on all major platforms in the UK tomorrow, ...

Classic Docs from Wide House

CLASSIC DOCUMENTARIES     WIDE HOUSE gives the following titles a second life as art and culture is timeless! From every co...

European Film Promotion at the AFM: FSS granted for 33 films – 16 companies at the EUROPE! UMBRELLA

EFP presents EUROPE! at the AFM ANCHORS UP by Simen Alsvik, William John Ashurst, represented by Sola Media (Germany) In a collective action, EFP (European Film Promotion) highlights European cinema at the upcoming American Film Market (November 1 – 8), by granting FILM SALES SUPPORT (FSS) for the promotion and marketing of 33 European films totalling more than €120.000, by running the EUROPE! UMBRELLA for European world sales and production companies and by organising screeni...

Screen Media brings AVENGE THE CROWS, a revenge thriller starring Danay Garcia and Danny Trejo

AVENGE THE CROWS COMPLETE - Genre: Thriller/Crime Director: Nathan Gabaeff Cast:  Danay Garcia, Lou Diamond Phillips, Steven Bauer and Danny Trejo   Synopsis: The pendulum of revenge is set in motion when an assassin named Joker is released from prison with orders from the Reyes Ricos prison gang to take down Loca, an ex-gang member who once ran the powerful Los Grajos crew before it was destroyed.    Now Loca makes her living pushing drugs,...

Lotte Entertainment enters ALONG WITH THE GODS with Promo Screening at AFM

  ALONG WITH THE GODS: THE TWO WORLDS Synopsis Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human life, he’s able to reincarnate, and his 3 afterlife guardians are by his side to defend him in trial.         ...

Tame your own giant crocodile at AFM

GIANT CROCODILE film: "THE HATCHING" is available at AFM 2017. The title is already nearly sold out in Asia! And there are only a few Asian territories left.   US Distributor: LIONSGATE UK Distributor: ICON   Territories already taken: USA, Canada, UK/Ireland, Germany/Austria, Benelux, Switzerland, Middle East/North Africa, Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei, China (Mainland), India, Indonesia, Mongolia and Taiwan Territories recently sold: Russia/CIS and B...


JOHN + BJÖRN Denmark, UK | Due 2018 | HD - A film by Rasmus Dinesen     ...

Cardinal XD Line up fpr AFM 2017

    cardinal XD AFM Lineup     ...

SC Films International - Current Slate for AFM 2017

Screenings and Meetings     SC Films will be attending AFM 2017 from October 31 - November 8. NEW LOCATION: UK Film Centre, 7th Floor, Topanga Room, Loews. Please suggest meeting times accordingly with Simon Crowe, Fumie Suzuki Lancaster and Russell Webber. Simon Crowe: +44-7764-942-149

Central Partnership @ AFM

History, Action  Completed Release: November 30th  In 13th-century Mongol warrior hordes and their leader, Batu Khan, control most of the known world. As the Mongols move towards Europe they invade the last Russian principality standing in their way. Little do they know, their plans are about to be ruined by ...

Films Boutique Line-up : AFM 2017

  AFM  2017 November 1-7 Meet us @ Le Merigot SALES - Jean-Christophe Simon  +49 173 5915767 SALES - Louis Balsan  +49 1525 4525769 ...

FlexyMovies @ AFM2017

   @ Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel | Nov 1 - Nov 8   Full Showreel         ...

WIDE Line Up for AFM 2017


Korea Creative Contents Agency invites you to the K-story pitching, Business Meeting and Networking reception Nov3 rd

Korea Creative Contents Agency invites you to our 'K-story pitching' held at JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot on 3rd of Nov, 2017. (2pm – 4pm)   Program K-story pitching : 2:00pm ~ 4:40pm (10 productions) Business Meeting : 5:00pm ~ 7:00pm (10 productions) Networking reception : 5:00pm ~ 7:00pm (Courtyard, at JW Marriott)   NOT NEED FOR AFM BADGES !! * Coffee, finger food, snacks, and drinks (beer, soda) will be...

Entertaining Power LINE UP at AFM

    One Week to go ~Visit Entertaining Power at Loews Hotel - #647 ~   Greeting from Hong Kong! Entertaining Power Co., Ltd is glad to announce attending the upcoming American Film Market from 1 to 7 November, 2017 and our office at Loews Hotel #647.  ...

Carnaby International has acquired sales rights to skating extravaganza, Intimissimi On Ice: A Legend of Beauty

London-based Carnaby International has acquired the exclusive worldwide sales rights to lavish multi-million dollar music and ice-skating extravaganza, Intimissimi On Ice: A Legend of Beauty. Starring iconic Italian maestro, Andrea Bocelli, the feature length special event is the fourth edition of this unique ice show, where opera, figure skating and fashion combine, produced and filmed at The Arena Di Verona in Italy.   London-based Carnaby will handle worldwide rights for the film and w...

Blue Fox Entertainment AFM 2017 Line-Up & Screenings

AFM Office: Loews Hotel, Suite 622 BIG BEAR COMEDY - ADVENTURE COMPLETED CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE TRAILER   When Joe is dumped by his fiancée, he reluctantly decides to go ahead with his bachelor party anyway and heads up to Big Bear Mountain with three friends. Things take a turn for the worse when Joe discovers one of his friends kidnapped the man his fiancée ran off with and tied him up in the basement. ...

SYNDICATE MEDIA - Premier of US Broadcast Television Film 2018

Emmanuelle Vaugier and Colin Egglesfield    (Two & Half men, CSI, Saw II) (Something Borrowed...

mk2 films at AFM 2017

Loews Hotel, Suite 434     FILM CATALOGUE           DOCUMENTARIES ...


The 2018 edition selection process has begun. For this reason, the NIFFF team will be present at the AFM. Registration forms for short films and feature submissions will be available online from mid-November on Onsite Contact: Anaïs Emery, Artistic Director / +41 76 443 07 78 ...

November another new title One Eyed Films added to AFM Line Up

November Dir Rainer Sarnet Estonia 115' 2017   Fantasy Folk      "Upends any expectations" HOLLYWOOD REPORTER “Beguiling beauty" NO FILM SCHOOL “Idiosyncratic flair" CALVERT JOURNAL “Gothic grotesques that recall Gormenghast and Terry Gilliam’’ EYE FOR FILM “Fantastical, strange, beautifully shot, wonderfully acted’’  SCREENANARCHY       Set in a pagan, destitut...

FILM.UA Group Line up at AFM

FILM.UA will be introducing some promising projects at AFM this November. The stand at Loews Hotel 650 is located on the sixth floor.           Open in browser ...

Devilworks at AFM17 With New Line Up

THE HOLLOW CHILD  SUPERNATURAL HORROR CANADA  Highly intelligent and malicious creatures known as The Hollow Ones live in the Woods and entice children with their hyp...

Magnolia Pictures at AFM 2017 - New Titles Added!

Magnolia announces an incredible documentary addition to our AFM lineup. Selected at TIFF, THE FINAL YEAR is a fascinating behind the scenes look at foreign policy and Obama’s last months in office. ...

ITN's OUIJA HOUSE with Mischa Barton & Tara Reid in Entertainment Weekly

First look at Tara Reid and Mischa Barton in OUIJA HOUSE AFM 2017 ...

Jinga @ AFM

  AFM line-up with market screening schedule which offers a terrific selection of genre films. Making their market debuts are post-modern slasher RUIN ME and glamour meets martial arts and action in TEN - THE SECRET MISSION. Also available are the latest offering from Canadian duo The Vicious Brothers STILL/BORN, body horror REPLACE written by Richard Stanley (Hardware), indie sci-fi romance SEQUENCE BREAK and mystery thriller FREDDY/EDDY. For our full market line up ...

Planeta Inform AFM 2017 Line-Up

Planeta Inform AFM 2017 Line-Up will be glad to meet you at the upcoming AFM and invite to the following screenings: 11/1  11:00 AM    AMC Santa Monica - 1   The Cop Baby 11/2  11:00 AM    AMC Santa Monica - 3   Planeta Inform Promo Reel (incl. an exclusive material on Robo) 11/4    1:30 PM    Broadway Cineplex - 4   The Scythian RSVP Please see the key info on the projects below.  To schedul...

During AFM check the Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles Films with Honors to Tambor, Ashkenazi, Ben-Gurion, Fauda

31st ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL IN LOS ANGELES ANNOUNCES PROGRAMMING TO RUN NOVEMBER 5th – 21st, 2017 Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jeffrey Tambor will receive the 2017 IFF Achievement in Television Award, and multiple award-winning (including the 2017 Israeli Academy Ophir Award for Best Actor), Israeli movie star Lior Ashkenazi will be honored with the 2017 IFF Cinematic Achievement Award at the 31st Israel Film Festival Opening Night Gala, Award Presentation and Screening in Los Angele...

AFM - "Hard Visit" - Official Trailer from Josh Mitchell

new feature film HARD VISIT -   "Hard Visit" - Official Trailer A down on his luck actor is rescued from obscurity by his wealthy sports bookie brother but when a calculating female hustler comes between them their relationship…     Josh Mitchell Hollywood writer-director, f...




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2019 Complete Coverage


Pre roll newsletter N° 1 
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N°4 (November 2) 
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N°6 (November 4)  
N°7 (November 6) 
N°8 (November 8) Closing

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