OCTOBER 31 - NOVEMBER 7, 2018  SANTA MONICA
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OCTOBER 31 - NOVEMBER 7, 2018  SANTA MONICA

Travel & Resources

Hotel Accommodations

 

AFM Hotel Reservations is now closed.
If you need assistance with a reservation or have questions about how to book a hotel for the AFM, please send your request to hotels@ifta-online.org

 

Airline Partner

 

Delta

Delta Air Lines is the Official Airline of American Film Market.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 180 million customers each year. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 329 destinations in 62 countries on six continents. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry’s leading transatlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as Virgin Atlantic and is implementing its joint cooperation agreement with Aeromexico to create the No. 1 airline partnership between the U.S. and Mexico. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights.

www.delta.com

Visa & Passport Information

 

Thank you for your interest in attending the American Film Market. Visa invitation requests for 2017 are no longer being processed.

Invitations for 2018 will resume once AFM registration opens in mid-June of next year.

For information about a previously submitted request for a Visa invitation, please email Registration@ifta-online.org.

To learn about Visa & Passport requirements for business travel to the American Film Market, Click Here.

 

Parking & Shuttles

 

See the AFM Campus Map.

Shuttles: Complimentary shuttle service is available from the Civic Center Parking Structure and Lot 4 South to the Loews and Le Merigot hotels from 7:00am to 10:00pm beginning Tuesday, October 31.

Parking: Due to extremely limited valet parking at the Loews and Le Merigot Hotels, the AFM encourages attendees to utilize the public parking options available throughout the city. There are over 6,200 parking spaces near the AFM.

Public Parking Rates: Hourly rates vary at each lot, ranging from $1 – $2 per hour with a maximum daily charge of $14 – $17.50. These lots do not offer in/out privileges.

AFM Parking Permit: Special AFM parking permits have been arranged with the City of Santa Monica to provide the convenience of parking with in/out privileges for $125.
 
Permits will be sold October 30 through Wednesday, November 1 from Exhibitor Services in the Le Merigot Hotel – located next door to the Loews hotel.

The Permit is valid Monday, October 30 to Wednesday, November 8 at the following TWO locations only:

  • Civic Center Parking Structure – 333 Civic Center Drive at 4th Street
  • Lot 4 South – 2030 Ocean Avenue

The cost to utilize this service is $125 per vehicle.
 
Conference Parking: Participants are encouraged to take the AFM Shuttle to the AFM Conferences via the Green Line. The closest stop is in front of the Huntley Hotel conveniently located across the street from the Fairmont.
Valet parking or public lot parking is also an option.

  • Fairmont Miramar Hotel Valet – day rate is $16.50 per vehicle
  • City Lot, 1235 2nd Street – $14 all day

 

Internet & Mobile Solutions

 

Loews Hotel

Attendees who purchase a full market or half market badge receive complimentary Wi-Fi in the Loews – your passcode and login instructions for Wi-Fi will be given to you at AFM Registration when you pick up your badge. This benefit is not included with the purchase of an individual Day Pass.

Santa Monica
Santa Monica offers free Wi-Fi in 25 “Wi-Fi Hot Zones.” Download a City Wi-FiSM Hotzone Map for the Wi-Fi Hotzones or get the FAQs about City Wi-Fi.

The AFM partners with Cellhire to bring you great deals on cell phone rentals and other wireless mobile solutions during the AFM. Cellhire provides equipment delivery to the location of your choice and 24-7 technical support for all rentals.

Go to www.cellhire.com/afm for details about Cellhire rates and services.

Santa Monica Discounts

 

All AFM participants receive special offers and discounts throughout Santa Monica with their AFM badge. The full list of special offers and discounts are available at www.SantaMonica.com/afm in October.