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AFCI University Presents: Film Safety & Locations 101

AFCI University presents a special afternoon seminar on Film Safety and Locations 101: The Seven Deadly Sins.

James McAvoy

Each of us has had a McAvoy moment

With a recent win for Best Actor at the UK’s Empire Awards, and plenty of time to still rack up accolades aplenty, James McAvoy seems set to become the century’s most acclaimed Scot. 

AFCI Awards Cineposium 2015 to Barcelona

Tourism and production hub a great fit for Film Tourism-focused event

AFCI Cineposium wrap: Lisa Strout honored with Crystal Vision Award

Highlights of the two-day event also included a keynote from Batman EP Michael Uslan, a new Board of Directors, new CFC grads, and sessions on Drones, Film Tourism and several other hot topics

Program Topics Announced for Cineposium 2014

More about the program topics that have just been announced for Cineposium 2014!

Registration is now open for Cineposium 2014

Join us October 3-5 in New York City for the AFCI’s 38th Cineposium, the premier education and networking event for film commissioners worldwide.

Certified Film Commissioners

Global Reach of AFCI University Evident In Newly Certified Film Commissioners

Graduates of the AFCI’s newly revamped Certified Film Commissioner Program in the AFCI University arm of the organization spans the globe with recent CFC designations given to 15 film commissioners from North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania.

Cineposium 2014 Dates and Location Announced!

The AFCI is excited to announce that Cineposium 2014 will be held in New York City on October 3-5. Many thanks to the members who responded to the survey that aided us to make this important decision.

AFCI University Presents an Afternoon Focused on Film Tourism

Join us for lunch and an afternoon session on the topic that everyone is talking about — Film Tourism. More than 100 million tourists choose their travel destination in part by something they have seen on a screen. Just this week, a study was released that claims one of every five tourists to Florida are influenced by a film or television series. How can your film commission capitalize on this growing trend?

2014 AFCI Board of Directors Announced!

The Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for 2014.