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American Film Market Dailies

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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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Arclight Films Action Adventure ‘Guardians Of The Tomb’ Closes Major Deals at AFM

Arclight Films has completed major sales on the action adventure Guardians of the Tomb, it was announced today by Arclight Films CEO, Gary Hamilton. The company has closed deals for the Chinese co-production in North America with Gravitas Ventures and Signature Entertainment in UK. The film is slated to open wide in 3D in China through the film’s co-producer Grand Canal Pictures and China Film Group on January 19th, 2018.   Directed by Kimble Rendall, whose debut feature, Bait 3D, b...

21 years Tarantino doc battles TWC to gain freedom

  Tara Wood is embroiled in a battle to determine the fate of the documentary 21 YEARS: QUENTIN TARANTINO amid the Weinstein scandal. The film is currently in production, being produced and directed by Tara Wood, and now working overtime with Page Ostrow to renegotiate with TWC and complete production.   “It’s ironic that the documentary about Tarantino, the foremost director and writer of strong female characters in Hollywood is being held hostage by the same company th...

Sexist Indiscretions? 'Dead Man Tells his Own Tale' latest titles Line Up One Eyed Films

   ONE EYED FILMS     AFM Line Up        As Holywood and the Political establishment reel over one sexual scandal after another, we invite you to consider the timely Argentinean horror revenge comedy  'Dead Man Tells his Own Tale' ...

Prominent Indonesian media mogul to headline Asia TV Forum & Market 2017

Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) today announces that Indonesian magnate, Hary Tanoesoedibjo, has joined the ATF Leaders’ Summit (28 November 2017) speaker line-up, adding to the list of C-Level executives presenting at the ATF Conference, who represent leading content brands such as Amazon Prime, Marvel Entertainment, PCCW Media Group and Sony Pictures Television.   From 28 to 30 November 2017, more than 90 thought leaders will deliver fresh insight at over 24 ATF conference sess...

Aux starring John Rhys-Davies and Vengeance starring Stu Bennett and Gary Daniels

Evolutionary Films RAMPS UP RELEASE SCHEDULE WITH UK THEATRICAL FOR AUX & NEW YORK PREMIERE FOR VENGEANCE   Evolutionary Films, the London based vertically integrated film and television company, have confirmed that their first two completely in-house features will debut theatrically on the same weekend on opposite sides of the Atlantic. Both films have been fully developed, financed, produced and distributed by Evolutionary Films from concept to delivery.   AUX, a high-conce...

Netflix Nabs Global Rights to Federico D'Alessandro's TAU from BLOOM

Netflix has acquired the global rights (excluding China) to Federico D’Alessandro’s Tau starring Maika Monroe (Independence Day: Resurgence, It Follows), Ed Skrein (Deadpool) and Gary Oldman (upcoming Darkest Hour). BLOOM handled international sales on the sci-fi thriller, and brokered the deal with Endeavor Content.   Tau is penned by Noga Landau and financed by Hercules Film Fund and Ken Kao’s Waypoint Entertainment under his first look deal with Addict...

Big Bear premieres in th emarket today

  AFM Office: Loews Hotel, Suite 622         ...

Game of Thrones' Carice Van Houten joins Alexandra Daddario in I AM NOT A BIRD, principal photography starts in Tokyo!

The anticipated feature film adaptation of I Am Not A Bird has added more star power to its stellar cast: Carice van Houten (HBO’s “Game Of Thrones”), Andrew Rothney (The Huntsman: Winter’s War), Kate Easton (upcoming Ocean’s Eight ), Takehiro Hira and newcomer Elisabeth Larena, the film’s producers Lauren Mann of Wandering Trail Pictures and Blackbird’s Lawrence Inglee announced today.  The cast joins Alexandra Daddario (San Andreas, HBO’s &...

New Zealand’s Avalon Studios Joins the List of Top Production Companies in Australasia

    Production incentives and award-winning crews make New Zealand’s Avalon Film & Television Studios the ideal choice for international ventures, as the company premieres their latest projects at this year’s American Film Market (AFM)   Click here for a virtual tour of Avalon Studios   LOS ANGELES (November 2, 2017) – Avalon Studios is pleased to announce their 2017 AFM line-up as well as a host of accessible production incentives in New Zealand. ...

Tiberius Film acquires French Comedy AURORE and other international Highlights

In the framework of the AFM 2017 in Los Angeles, Tiberius Film gives notice of several top-class purchases. In addition to the French comedy AURORE and the horror highlight NIGHTWORLD with Robert Englund, the Munich-based, independent contractor secured the rights to the star-studded US comedy A LITTLE SOMETHING FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY. AURORE, a beautiful and humorous film about new beginnings and the pitfalls of aging, stars the French actress Agnès Jaoui („Look at me“), who...

AFM Screenings & Events Update | Friday, November 3

          Added Screenings Film: Time: Theatre: Company: &...

Wide House acquired Let the Child be the Guide

mlfh   is very pleased to introduce its latest acquisition, a documentary about the Montessori Method of education       LET THE CHILD BE THE GUIDE A feature documentary by Alexandre Mourot              Visit our website: Please email us to receive a screening link or schedule a meeting !   LET THE CHILD BE THE GUIDE     ...

Frenchman's Flat and "The Measure of Your Faith" from Unlike Any Other Productions

I hope this email finds you well.  I am Jonathon James Williams, partner of Unlike Any Other Productions. We are wishing to line up a meeting either at AFM or beforehand.    We have two film projects which would be of interest to yourself and your company. As well as a cutting edge Faith-based biblical series. All works are unique, original and generate a universal audience and gathering a lot of interest!    Below are high qua...

First look photo Bruce Willis in action drama the Bombing

BLUE BOX INTERNATIONAL HANDLING WORLDWIDE RIGHTS AT AFM Introducing the very first production still from the highly anticipated action drama The Bombing starring Bruce Willis and China’s biggest talent including Bingbing Fan (X-Men: Days of Future Past, Iron Man 3) and Nicholas Tse (The Stool Pigeon, Bodyguards and Assassins). Mel Gibson serves as the film’s art director and creative supervising producer. Based on the incredible true story during World War II, five differen...

AFM FIRST LOOK: Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder in DESTINATION WEDDING

  Destination Wedding tells the story of two miserable and unpleasant wedding guests, both pariahs at this affair, who develop a mutual affection despite themselves.  But to act on those feelings would be to trust hope over experience, a foolish choice indeed.   BLOOM is selling the international rights to the romantic comedy, which was produced by Sunshine Pictures' Gail Lyon, Elizabeth Dell, and Elevated's Cassian Elwes alongside The Fyzz Facility's Robert ...

AFM in Focus Nov 2

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Mindjazz Pictures International AFM Documentary Line Up

            We are delighted to present our Line-up of documentary feature films below (or just click here:    Please do not hesitate to contact us for any information about availabilities for your territory, for premiere statuses or for screening links.  &...

Brian Metcalf (The Lost Tree, Living among us) with Bruno Chatelin

Working on the festival strategy for Living Among Us and a  premiere at Fantasporto next february.   ...

'Dead on Arrival' teamworking! working on the details of the red carpet premiere in LA at the Egyptian at ARPA Fest

Stephen C. Sepher director of Dead on Arrival at Vision Films booth (Las Flores suite, 8 th  floor) with Lise Romanoff, CEO ...

Meeting with Bobby Myers former co-founder of AFM, and studio executive

Bobby (wearing a new beard) with Bruno Chatelin, they worked together at Sony in the 90's! He formed MMG in 2011 and serves the company as Strategic Senior Consultant Bobby, a veteran of International sales and distribution. He began his career with Columbia Pictures in Europe. In 1969 he joined National General Pictures as President of their International Distribution which at the time represented also the films for First Artists which was a company formed by Paul Newman, Steve McQueen,...

Hong Kong Day at AFM kicks off today at 12.30

12:30pm:  Hong Kong Day Opening Ceremony Location:  Front entrance of Lowes Santa Monica Hotel   3:00pm:  AFM Roundtables “The Changing Hong Kong Movie Scene: What is New, How and Why?” Location:  AFM Studios   6:00pm:  Hong Kong Reception Location:  Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel ...

"Derek is Funny" and "Her Side of The Bed" at AFM from Summer Hill Entertainment

   Summer Hill Entertainment (formerly TomCat Films) is still setting appointments for the American Film Market to be held in Santa Monica at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel from November 1st to 8th. Our suite number will be 327B. Our phone at the show will be 310.458.6700 ext. 327.   If you have not done so already, please suggest two convenient meeting times and we will confirm with one within 24 hours.  In the...

Q&A on Thai Night AFM 2017 with Mr. Winichai Chaemchaeng, Vice Minister for Commerce, Royal Thai Ministry of Commerce

THAI NIGHT AFM 2017   Q&A WITH Mr. Winichai Chaemchaeng, Vice Minister for Commerce, Royal Thai Ministry of Commerce       Is the Thai film industry a priority for the Thai Government?   Absolutely. The Thai Government recognizes that creative industries, and film in particular, are very key sectors for the country, both from an economic and from a cultural standpoint.    Is the Thai film industry contributing to the Thai economy in si...



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