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Filmfestivals.com will be covering AFM 2021 running online November 1 -5  November, 2021 and hosting brainstorming networking  on film festival strategy at the AFM  Pavilion: networking from 10am   

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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Magnolia Pictures International @ AFM 2021

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ULTRASOUND
SCI-FI, MYSTERY / US / 103'
DIRECTOR: Rob Schroeder
CAST: Vincent Kartheiser, Chelsea Lopez, Breeda Wool, Tunde Adebimpe

After his car breaks down, Glen spends one hell of an odd night with a married couple, setting into motion a chain of events that alter their lives plus those of several random strangers.

 

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ITALIAN STUDIES
DRAMA / US / 79'
DIRECTOR: Adam Leon (Gimme The Loot, Tramps)
CAST: Vanessa Kirby, Simon Brickner, Annika Wahlsten, Annabel Hoffman, Maya Hawke

A mysterious woman wanders the streets of Manhattan, seemingly unsure of who she is or where she’s meant to be. Finding herself inexplicably drawn to a charismatic teenager, she embarks on an adventure with him through the cityscape and into the unknown.

 

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AGNES
HORROR / US / 93'
DIRECTOR: Mickey Reece (Climate of the Hunter, Strike, Dear Mistress, and Cure His Heart!)
CAST: Molly C. Quinn, Jake Horowitz, Ben Hall, Hayley McFarland

A nun’s disturbing behavior sparks rumors of demonic possession at a remote convent. When a priest-in-waiting and his disillusioned mentor are sent to investigate, their methods backfire, leaving a wake of terror and trauma.

 

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UNSEEN SKIES
DOCUMENTARY / US, AUSTRALIA / 98'
DIRECTOR: Yaara Bou Melhem

UNSEEN SKIES follows Trevor Paglen, one of the 21st century’s most visionary artists, on one of his most audacious projects to date: the launching of an artwork into space to show that our skies are more than the playground of the military-industrial complex. Or are they?

 

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MAYDAY
FANTASY, ACTION / US / 100'
DIRECTOR: Karen Cinorre
CAST: Grace Van Patten, Mia Goth, Havana Rose Liu, Soko, Théodore Pellerin, Juliette Lewis
 

Ana finds herself transported to a dreamlike and dangerous land where she joins an army of girls engaged in a never-ending war. Though she finds strength in this exhilarating world, Ana comes to realize that she's not the killer they want her to be.

 

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QUEEN OF GLORY
COMEDY / US / 78'
DIRECTOR: Nana Mensah
CAST: Nana Mensah, Meeko Gattuso, Oberon KA Adjepong, Adam Leon
 

Ghanaian-American Sarah is all set to abandon her Ivy League doctoral program to follow her married lover across the country. Her plans are derailed, however when her mother’s sudden death leaves her the owner of a neighborhood bookshop in the Bronx.

 

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SWAN SONG
COMEDY / US / 105'
DIRECTOR: Todd Stephens (Edge of Seventeen)
CAST: Udo Kier, Jennifer Coolidge, Linda Evans, Michael Urie
 

Legendary actor Udo Kier stars as retired hairdresser Pat Pitsenbarger, who escapes the confines of his small-town Sandusky, Ohio nursing home after learning of his former client's dying wish for him to style her final hairdo.

 
 
 

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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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Our AFM Newsletters run each day with three bumper pre roll editions and a wrap edition:  

2019 Complete Coverage

2018 FULL HIT STORY TOLD IN 8 EPISODES

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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