U.S. Commercial Service @American Film Market 2012

At AFM this year we will have:

12 delegations, 2 from Brazil.

  • US Embassy Filmed Entertainment Specialists --6 or 7 CS led delegations: Germany, Brazil, South Korea, Canada, Thailand, China, Vietnam (tbd)
  • The Commercial Service in Croatia, the Philippines, Mongolia, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Norway and Romania are also recruiting delegations

We invite you to meet our foreign market specialists and foreign buyers during AFM.  Download the application for you to complete and return to Dawn Bruno and Larry Tabash to make appointments with Commercial Service (CS) Commercial Specialists/Advisors (Show Time) and the CS led/organized buyers (B2B).

 Show Time (Meetings with US Embassy Filmed Entertainment Specialists) Show Time meetings are pre-arranged and available to US exhibitors and US attendees who sign up by returning the form "AFM ShowTime Registration". Contact Dawn Bruno, Dawn.Bruno@trade.gov, to sign up .

B2B (Business to Business Matchmaking) We promote your companies to our Commercial Service led international delegations. Contact Larry Tabash, Larry.Tabash@trade.gov, if you would like to meet with our CS led/organized buyers.

B2B and Show Time meetings take place at your show office or at the Commercial Service/ITA booth on the 5th floor Atrium in the Loews Hotel (main site for American Film Market).

Do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions. Thank you and we are looking forward to meeting you at AFM.

Who We Are

Commercial Service – Connecting you to global markets 

Our Business Matchmaking maximizes US companies’ business development efforts.  Our trade professionals will help you to identify, screen, and meet prospective partners, agents, distributors and customers through partner searches, personalized business matchmaking, trade missions, trade shows, and in-country promotions.  With offices across the United States and in nearly 8 countries, we have strong relationships with local business, industry and government leaders, and can connect you to the right business partners and prospects in the most cost-effective manner.

Contact:  Maura.Kawai@trade.gov

ITA Manufacturing & Services Division

Works closely with an expansive group of Industry Associations, Media & Entertainment clients across the country and legal and country/policy experts in ITA to address trade barriers and ensure a level playing field for US exporters of Media & Entertainment.  Contact:  Andrea.DaSilva@trade.gov