American Film Market 2022

NOVEMBER 1 – 6, 2022

Welcome to the beach, American Film Market 2022 attendees! It is great to have you back for the 43rd market! There’s so much to do in our award-winning beach city during AFM, we hope you’ll sneak some time in between meetings to enjoy the sand between your toes, a Pacific Ocean sunset, an award-winning meal or an indulgent shopping trip.

While in Santa Monica for American Film Market 2022, take advantage of special offers, which are all exclusive for AFM attendees (must show AFM badge to redeem) and available November 1 – 6, 2022.

About Santa Monica

Santa Monica is situated between the Pacific Ocean and Los Angeles with Venice to the south and Malibu to the north and located just 8 mi/13 km from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Santa Monica is easily accessible to greater Los Angeles via the Metro Expo Line, which connects Downtown Santa Monica to Downtown Los Angeles.

Area

A walkable downtown with shopping, dining, theaters and nightlife close to hotels and the world-famous Santa Monica Pier.

Transportation

Looking for ways to get around the city? Santa Monica has many great and easy ways to get around, you can even go car-free with the Big Blue Bus and Metro to the Santa Monica Circuit and more.

Outdoors & Weather

Attractions, beaches, surfing, running trails and a 22 mi / 35 km bicycle path offer endless opportunities to experience the healthy California lifestyle. With over 280 sunny days each year, finding activities to do outside is easy and enjoyable.

Hotels

41 hotel options with everything from budget, boutique to luxury.

Dining

Fresh and innovative cuisine using farmers market ingredients; local, friendly and diverse in over 400 restaurants.

Shopping

From world famous brands and chic boutiques to surf shops and yoga gear, shop in 8 distinct neighborhoods and Santa Monica Place with Nordstrom, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and more.

People dining outside at Bardonna in Santa Monica.

Dining / Nightlife

Berbere by T&T Lifestyle
5% off.

Blue Plate Taco
10% off.

Blue Plate Oysterette
10% off.

Casa Martin (Ocean Ave)
15% off, including drinks. Discount not applied to Happy Hour or Lunch Specials.

Casa Martin (Third Street Promenade)
15% off, including drinks. Discount not applied to Happy Hour or Lunch Specials.

Cobi’s at Dhaba
Free item off of the Snack menu; must spend $100; discount value can not exceed $17.

Esters Wine Shop & Bar
10% off from noon – 4 pm during daily lunch or weekend brunch. Only valid for on-site dining; not valid for takeout, retail, catering orders or private events.

Huckleberry Bakery & Cafe
10% off your bill during breakfast or lunch. Only valid for on-site dining; not valid for takeout or catering orders.

Jonah’s Kitchen
15% off. Jonah’s Kitchen id a Latin fusion restaurant owned by Leonardo DiCaprio’s chef.

Kafe K
10% off.

Mariasol Restaurant
10% off food, excludes alcohol. Not valid with any other offer or discount. Tax and tip not included. Management reserves all rights.

Santa Monica Place
Visit Santa Monica Place and enter THANKYOUFORSHOPPING to unlock $250 in savings from participating retailers including: Elie Tahari, Gourmandise School, Indochino, Johnny Rockets, Purple, Sea of Silver, Sensible, Solstice Sunglasses, Tonal, True Food Kitchen, Zwilling, UNTUCKit and Wuitusu.

Socalo
Free dessert with purchase of entrée.

Tavern on Main
20% off purchase (food and cocktails included).

The Curious Palate
10% off, includes alcohol.

The Independence
10% off.

Upper West Restaurant
15% off. Not open on Tuesdays.

People shopping on Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica.

Retail

Adamm’s Stained Glass & Art Glass Gallery
15% off gallery art. Free domestic shipping on items over $150.

Designers Furniture Resource
10% off.

Jane
20% off.

Margaret O’Leary
15% off. Valid on Margaret O’Leary items only. Cannot be combined with any other offers/discounts.

Santa Monica Place
Visit Santa Monica Place and enter THANKYOUFORSHOPPING to unlock $250 in savings from participating retailers including: Elie Tahari, Gourmandise School of Sweets and Savories, Indochino, Johnny Rockets, Purple, Sea of Silver, Sensible, Solstice Sunglasses, Tonal, True Food Kitchen, Zwilling, UNTUCKit, and Wuitusu.

Santa Monica Visitor Information Center
50% off.

UNTUCKit
20% off entire purchase of regular priced items.

 

Group of people riding bikes on a sunny day at Santa Monica Beach.

Services / Activities

Beach Tennis Santa Monica
$5 off.

DSJ Printing, Inc
10% off all marketing materials and graphic services, including business cards, handouts, schedules and posters of all sizes and free delivery. Same day and next day service available.

BroadStage
30% off up to four tickets for any November or December show. Use code AFM30 at checkout online to redeem. Offer not valid for Herb Alpert & Lani Hall — A Christmas Wish.

Malibu Discovery Tours
10% off. Valid November 1 – 10.

Printland Poster Banner Brochure & More
$5 off purchase of $50 or more.

Surf City Tours
20% off Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Malibu tours and more. Departure office is right next door to the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Use promo code AFM22 if booking online.

The Bike Center Santa Monica
15% off all bike rentals.

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Santa Monica Businesses:
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