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

Delta and SkyTeam™ offers service to 319 destinations in 57 countries on six continents and serves nearly 165 million customers each year.  Delta Air Lines participates in the industry’s leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a newly formed joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights.

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

Visa Information

Thank you for your interest in attending the American Film Market. Visa invitation requests for 2015 are no longer being processed.

Invitations for 2016 will resume once AFM registration opens in mid-June of next year.

AFM Shuttle

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, November 3. AFM Shuttle routes and AFM parking facilities map.

Parking at the AFM

See the AFM Campus Map.

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. 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.

The Permit is valid Monday, Nov. 2 to Wednesday, Nov. 11 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.

Parking permits can be purchased Monday, Nov. 2 through Wednesday, Nov. 4 from Exhibitor Services in the Le Merigot Hotel – located next door to the Loews hotel.

AFM Conference Series Parking at the Fairmont

The AFM recommends taking a shuttle to the Conferences. Parking at the Fairmont Hotel is limited and there is no self-parking.

The rate for valet is $19.80.
Public City Lot, 1235 2nd Street – $7 per day.

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 for AFM 2015 will be available at in October.

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 purchased 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 for details about Cellhire rates and services.