AFM announces 2009 lineup
To feature 445 films, including 73 world premieresThe 30th American Film Market, which runs Nov. 4-11 in Santa Monica, will screen such films as "Get Low," starring Bill Murray, Sissy Spacek and Robert Duvall; "Unthinkable," starring Samuel L. Jackson; and "Harry Brown," starring Michael Caine and Emily Mortimer.
The market has lined up 445 films, including 73 world premieres and 311 market premieres.
More than 8,000 film buyers and industry professionals from more than 70 countries are expected to attend, according to AFM managing director Jonathan Wolf.
The simultaneous AFI Fest, which is partnered with AFM, will screen 23 films that are represented at the market, including Joe Dante's "The Hole," Michael Hoffman's "The Last Station," and Lee Daniels' "Precious."
A full screening schedule is available at www.thefilmcatalogue.com.