AFM Draws Dozens of New Sales Companies 32 weeks ago
The American Film Market will feature more than 50 new companies this year, the AFM announced on Wednesday.
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By Liza Foreman
American Film Market made the decision after exploring a move to downtown Los Angeles
AFM's managing director projects that $800 million of business will be conducted at the eight-day market
Attendance is up 6 percent at the 10-day festival, backers say
Film adaptation of James Sallis' thriller stars Carey Mulligan and Ryan Gossling and will be released next year by Peter Schlessel and Bob Berney's distribution company
Harvey Weinstein, Cathy Schulman, Sacha Gervasi among participants at American Film Market's panels and seminars
The Favorite Film Pitch contest is in conjunction with the People's Choice Awards
Winners get expenses-paid trip to next year's market and meetings with studio executives
Sellers and buyers at Santa Monica film market see television as industry's lifeline.
As the Santa Monica bazaar closes, studios are inking deals and making casting news.
Sales agents claim they have the next low-budget horror hit, but they've flooded the market.
Deals inked for films starring Gibson, Willis and Lucas at Santa Monica market.
Sales agents say there are lots of nibbles, but few bites this year.
With indie film struggling, sales agents and distributors grapple with altered commercial landscape.
The actor tells TheWrap: "You can’t shy away from a moment when it’s there”