87fcf5_5c6f605e50fa405881bf21ad44b3abd1Now in its 4th year, AFME hosts over 6,000 attendees and presents domestic and international movies, engaging industry panels and workshops, exciting networking events, live music and poetry performances, art exhibitions and an extraordinary platform to build strong personal and professional relationships.

“I am filled with the deepest gratitude for your love, dedication, and commitment to furthering the pursuit of artistry, creativity, and joy in the world! I could not have imagined a more seamless event from beginning to end. This was the moment of a lifetime!”  -Giancarlo Esposito


Photos by Abq-live staff photographer Eli Arvizo

“I was really pleased to see the reaction that [AFME] got because of what they are building here and what they represent in terms of the arts. To see the enthusiasm from the audience, it really lifted me and is why Robert Lynch and I are here tonight.” -Robert Redford

Attracting some of the most creative minds from around the globe, AFME showcases Albuquerque as the place to bring future projects that stimulate the local economy and create jobs for many New Mexicans. And, it is always fun to have celebrities and industry veterans in attendance who add to the excitement.  Learn more about AFME and what to expect next year HERE