Western Norway to AFCI Locations & Global Finance Show

Between April 21 and 23 more than 3,000 delegates will gather at the Marriott Burbank Conference Center in LA for the 31st annual Locations & Global Finance Show, organized by the Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI). Film commissions from all continents will exhibit at the show, presenting production incentives, infrastructure and locations to the LA industry.

Western Norway Film Commission will exhibit at stand #113, so please come along and join us for a chat about filming locations and the filmmaking opportunities in Norway, film incentives and co-production funding. Attendance at the Locations & Global Finance Show is free of charge for film industry professionals. To register: www.afcilocationsshow.com

AFCI also presents the inaugural Global Finance Conference as a sidebar to the trade show. Bruce Hendricks, Co-Founder of Dick Cook Studios and President of its Worldwide Production will provide the opening remarks. Hendricks is the former President of Physical Production for Walt Disney Studios. Over the course of his career he has supervised the making of over 250 motion pictures and filmed in more than 30 countries. Industry leader, Jason Reed, Executive Producer of “Of Kings and Prophets”, an upcoming ABC Television Network series filmed in South Africa will deliver the keynote address. 

-We’re honored to assemble some of the industry’s leading international film finance professionals for our Global Finance Conference. This event is another step in encouraging the television and film industry at large to communicate, participate in the international market, and take advantage of the billions of dollars a year that AFCI Members contribute, in actual cash, to worldwide production, said Kevin Clark, Executive Director of the AFCI.