Access to the Global Film Industry
The filmmaking world is about what you know AND who you know — and AFM delivers both, giving you incomparable access to thousands of decision makers and experts from around the globe.
Networking on a Beachfront Campus
AFM’s Santa Monica campus provides unparalleled opportunities for sharing ideas, discovering partners, cultivating new connections and establishing the foundation for future projects.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
Take the next steps to turn your film into reality, from script to screen and everything in between.
One week can change everything. American Film Market is where you access the industry professionals who finance, produce and distribute, and the educational opportunities that lead to career-defining insights. AFM’s convenient Santa Monica campus provides untapped opportunities to learn how to navigate today’s film industry and connect with potential collaborators to bring your creative vision to market.
Expert-led conferences and panels explore every aspect of filmmaking, including financing, production, distribution and perfecting your pitch. The Writers Workshop provide practical tools for shaping screenplays into compelling narratives that will resonate with studios, investors and global audiences.
The opportunities here offer a roadmap for film development — take full advantage of the industry contacts and knowledge that AFM provides. Solidify your place in independent film. Registration for AFM 2021 opens July 19.