AFCI’s Beyond Cinema Magazine publishes three times annually and serves the entire film, television, digital and interactive media industry of producers, directors, writers, executives, location managers, talent and fans of cinematic arts and beyond. With official distribution at international markets and film festivals, plus direct mail distribution to studios, independent filmmakers and key voting members of industry guilds and the Academy®, the circulation for each edition is over 30,000. In addition, AFCI’s Beyond Cinema Magazine is distributed through a online edition – iPhone app also available - providing comprehensive video content from exclusive interviews and features on the industry and the art of narratives and documentaries. Through its critically acclaimed editorial and its expansive official distribution, AFCI’s publication sets the mark and goes ‘Beyond.’

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The NEW Official AFCI Publication includes:

  • Beyond Cinema provides double the distribution of our previous annual, Locations Magazine – (Circulation now 30,000 per issue)
  • Triple the impressions through three annual editions – 90,000 total impressions
  • Reduced advertising rates per issue of Beyond Cinema – so your marketing dollars go farther
  • Official Distribution serviced by our new media partners, industry markets and festivals, including: Cannes – Marché du Film, Berlin, Sundance, American Film Market, AFI, and South by Southwest (SXSW) - in addition to our established distribution at AFCI Locations Show, Los Angeles Film Festival, and others
  • Expanded direct mail distribution to include members of professional industry guilds, WGA, DGA, AMPAS and international film society members
  • Enhanced editorial - Beyond Cinema raises the bar. We have added exclusive talent interviews and features, mainstream entertainment content, and special features on filmmaking, locations, incentives and production finance

Beyond Cinema magazine’s editorial coverage and distribution expanded in Fall 2012 to include core industry decision makers, connoisseurs, and both veteran and aspiring filmmakers.

Editorial Schedule:


International Market Edition  -- Cannes to Toronto – May - October 2015

  • Cannes and Marché du Film preview
  • Exclusive interviews with filmmakers, talent and film offices from the AFCI Beyond Cinema Media
    Studio at Sundance
  • Official distribution at Cannes (premiere,) Marché du Film and all sponsor hotels
  • Official distribution to International markets & film festivals, including: Los Angeles, AFM, AFI Fest, Seattle, Newport Beach, Toronto International Film Festival
  • International industry mailing to producers, directors, executives and industry guild members

Insertion orders due: April 7, 2015 
Artwork Deadline: April 13, 2015


AFCI Locations Show 2016 Edition – December 2015 - April 2016

  • Extensive Toronto wrap, and Toronto Beyond Cinema Media Studio interviews and photos
  • Official distribution during Palm Springs, Sundance and EFM - Berinale
  • Official distribution at SXSW, Hong Kong FILMART and Locations Show 2016 with Program Guide
  • International industry mailing to producers, directors, executives and industry guild members

Insertion orders due: October 30, 2015 
Artwork Deadline: November 5, 2015