Great Location

Pacific Palisades Park

Experience a breathtaking vista of the Pacific Ocean from the theater entrance. Chosen by Universal, Disney, Paramount and Sony as the Santa Monica Academy Awards screening venue. Ocean Screening also screens for Grammy Awards as well as Sundance.

Latest Technology

3D Experience

DCP, Avid, Quicktime and BluRay capable. The theater is equipped with the latest Digital Cinema and 3D projection equipment as well as a 7.1 Dolby digital surround sound system. The theater seats up to 58 people (45 fixed seats, 13 additional seats available).

Complimentary Amenities


Complimentary valet and self-park validations for (10) cars. Semi-private reception area available. Bottled Water, Red Vines and in theater WiFi provided. For pre- and post-screening dinning, world class restaurants, including Sushi Roku, Water Grill and Robota Bar, are adjacent to the theater.

AFM Listing

Now Accepting Bookings for AFM 2014 Screenings

Ideally located on the AFM campus in Santa Monica with easy access for AFM attendees, Ocean Screening has been serving AFM exhibitors since 1998. Disney, Universal, Sony and Paramount have chosen Ocean Screening as the Santa Monica Academy Awards exhibition venue. AFM attendees viewing screenings at Ocean Screening will enjoy the same high class, high quality screening experience, which studio executives expect.

Screenings Listed AFM Screening Calendars

Screenings booked at Ocean Screening are listed on all AFM Screening Calendars, in the AFM Buyer's Guide and online via the AFM website.

Private screenings not listed. Listing provided for screenings occurring on November 5th - 12th, excluding 7:00 AM and 9:00 PM screening slots.

AFM Listing

Badge Scanning and Online Attendance Reporting

Quickly and easily view online, via the AFM exhibitor portal, a list of buyers who attended your screenings.

Service provided November 5th - 9th, excluding 7:00 AM and 9:00 PM screening slots.

Badge Scanning

Ocean Screening's Calendar can be used quickly and easily check theater availability for booking as well as verifying bookings. The calendar is always updated with the most current bookings.

BOOKED | Confirmed EventHOLD | Can be challenged

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