With the Support of the agency Enterprise Georgia the stand of “Film in Georgia” was presented at the American Film Market.
The American Film Market (AFM) is a film industry event held each year at the beginning of November in Santa Monica, California. More than 7,000 people attend the eight-day annual event to network and to sell, finance and acquire films. Participants come from more than 70 countries and include acquisition and development executives, agents, attorneys, directors, distributors, festival directors, financiers, film commissioners, producers, writers, etc.
Within the scope of this exhibition, there was presented the information stand of the program "Film in Georgia”, where any interested person was able to obtain exhaustive information about the so-called "cash rebate" mechanism.
Within the visit, the CEO of Enterprise Georgia Mikheil Khidureli and Georgian production companies held an individual meeting with the Motion Pictures Association, which brings together leading American companies such as Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Netflix Studios, LLC, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Universal City Studios LLC, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
The meeting was focused on specific experiences and results that were made during the summer of 2019, in particular on the project Fast & Furious 9. In addition, the Georgian and American sides discussed future projects.