🎬 FilmTrack Heads To the American Film Market Nov 2022

Back to Industry Insights

The American Film Market (AFM) returns to Santa Monica November 1–6 for its 43rd market. Touted as a place where you can meet more decision-makers in one week than you could see all year, AFM brings together film buyers and sellers in a no-nonsense market with zero film festival distractions. FilmTrack's team will be there to connect with studios, networks, sales agents, and distributors. 

Who's Coming to AFM 2022 

Although held online for the last two years, this year's event will be at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, its traditional venue since 1991. For those looking to buy or sell films, AFM 2022 is where you can quickly meet a lot of people and transact quickly. It is an efficient market with more than US$1 billion in distribution, licensing, and acquisition deals closed yearly. 

For the rest of us attending, it is a terrific chance to network with some of these people and other industry professionals looking for connecting opportunities. And the rundown of guests is extensive, including:

  • 400+ distributors 
  • 1,000+ production companies
  • 8,000+ filmmakers, producers, and writers from 80+ countries.
  • 100+ executives and thought leaders at conferences and roundtables

The Money Side of Film

Many good online and live resources are available at this year's event. From a rights management and monetization point of view, those include recordings and sessions on:


Connect With FilmTrack at AFM 2022

FilmTrack's team is eager to connect with anyone wanting to streamline how they track rights, royalties, availabilities, contracts, and licensing. We have an incredible platform that helps you track projects and money while taking into account all the complexities of currency exchange, deal expiry dates, and more.

If you'd like to connect at AFM - contact us, and we'll see you in Santa Monica!

Connect With Us at AFM in Santa Monica!

FilmTrack's Contracts & Availabilities Manager

FilmTrack's Contracts & Availabilities Manager

Increase revenue, get to market quicker, and optimize the value of your library. Our Contracts and Availabilities Manager provides automated, real-time contract and availabilities data across your entire catalog.

Learn more
tablet displaying Business Intelligence Manager

FilmTrack's Financials Manager

Enjoy the most robust financial tools in the industry, built to handle the most complex calculations. Whether it’s circular deductions, financial waterfalls, or royalties in/out, you can relax and know that everything is being split and paid accurately.

Learn more
FilmTrack's Brand Licensing Manager

FilmTrack's Brand Licensing Manager

Increase revenue, save time, and measure the success of your brand licensing program. RoyaltyZone, a FilmTrack solution, makes it easy for you to automate your business and take your licensing game to the next level.

Learn more

Related Articles:

How A Major Studio Manages A Massive Content Library

If you've been in rights management long, you've witnessed a lot of change with distribution. Even as a consumer, all the options of where to watch things are hard to keep track of! So if you look

3 Film Rights Contract Trends To Watch Out For

Historically, a basic ledger could handle a film’s revenue calculations by collecting data reported by theaters and managed by distributors. But things were simpler then. Most films were made to be