FILM COMMISSIONS, FACILITIES & SERVICE COMPANIES

The Global Film Industry

The Global Film Industry

Engage with 7,000+ potential clients under the same roof – and build strong relationships with producers, filmmakers and financiers – for the greatest return on your marketing investment.

LocationEXPO®

LocationEXPO®

LocationEXPO® delivers direct access to your target audience: producers about to make their next film. Exhibiting at AFM or LocationEXPO also reinforces relationships by reconnecting with past clients.


A Centralized marketplace

A Centralized marketplace

AFM is more business-oriented than any other film market. The entire independent film community of decision makers is in one convenient location, allowing you to focus entirely on the business of film, without the distraction of a film festival. Time spent here always yields returns.

Beachfront Campus

Beachfront Campus

AFM’s beachfront Santa Monica locale allows you to foster growing relationships within the Hollywood community, home to more film industry companies and professionals than anywhere else in the world.

The Global Film Industry

The Global Film Industry

Engage with 7,000+ potential clients under the same roof – and build strong relationships with producers, filmmakers and financiers – for the greatest return on your marketing investment.


LocationEXPO®

LocationEXPO®

LocationEXPO® delivers direct access to your target audience: producers about to make their next film. Exhibiting at AFM or LocationEXPO also reinforces relationships by reconnecting with past clients.


A Centralized marketplace

A Centralized marketplace

AFM is more business-oriented than any other film market. The entire independent film community of decision makers is in one convenient location, allowing you to focus entirely on the business of film, without the distraction of a film festival. Time spent here always yields returns.


Beachfront Campus

Beachfront Campus

AFM’s beachfront Santa Monica locale allows you to foster growing relationships within the Hollywood community, home to more film industry companies and professionals than anywhere else in the world.

WHAT COMMISSIONS ARE SAYING

WHY YOU SHOULD EXHIBIT

Engage with 7,000+ potential clients under the same roof – and build strong relationships with producers, filmmakers and financiers – for the greatest return on your marketing investment.

The American Film Market and LocationEXPO deliver direct access to your target audience. New contacts will become qualified leads which will then become new clients and customers. Exhibiting at AFM or LocationEXPO also reinforces relationships and improves loyalty by reconnecting with past clients.

AFM participants are in Santa Monica to learn from and interact with industry professionals. AFM and LocationEXPO Exhibitors enhance their reputation and brand by demonstrating and showcasing their commitment and expertise to an enthusiastic, target audience: Chairmen, CEOs, Presidents, Principals, producers and financiers from 80+ countries.

Film commissions, facilities and service companies can exhibit during the entire American Film Market, November 6 – 13, or for four days during LocationEXPO, November 9 – 12.

AFM BY THE NUMBERS

7,000+
industry
professionals
400+
distributors
2,000+
New Films
& Projects
150+
speakers
1,000+
Productions
Companies
US $1B
deals closed
500+
Screenings
ONE
Beachfront
Campus

EXHIBIT OPTIONS

AFM offers four options for film commissions, facilities and service companies to exhibit in the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel: Atrium Exhibition Space, LocationEXPO® Booths, LocationEXPO Reserved Meeting Tables (NEW) and LocationEXPO Participant – No Space. To learn more about all of the options, see Exhibit Options.