Buyers chase handful of Afm A-list projects

Published on Nov 10, 2019

Fortieth anniversary edition of market reflects fiercer competition in independent landscape.

As talent flocks to the small screen and theatrical distribution continues to pose challenges, top-tier buyers at Afm have been laser-focused on pursuing only a handful of A-list projects.

The 40th anniversary edition of the market has reflected fiercer competition in the independent landscape as leaner acquisition teams chase what they regard as the sure-fire commercial bets.

At time of writing Lionsgate had snapped up North America, the UK and select territories on Gerard Butler action thriller The Plane from MadRiver International and CAA Media Finance, while MGM acquired

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Author: 36¦Jeremy Kay¦54¦