The Art House Convergence board is planning the return of the annual conference for June 2024. Details will be shared with the AHC membership soon.

Art House Convergence (AHC) is a coalition of independent exhibitors that connects, amplifies, and advocates for its community. AHC provides networking opportunities, resources, and best practices for the AHC membership while promoting inclusivity, sustainability, and equity within our industry. The annual conference is a key component of fulfilling this mission.

As the largest annual gathering of art house cinema and festival professionals, community leaders, service providers and suppliers, the Annual Conference attracts participants from across the world. By defining our field, creating a shared vision and vocabulary, and identifying best practices, the Art House Convergence Annual Conference strengthens efforts to sustain art houses cinemas and film festivals of various sizes, operating structures, and programming philosophies.


Register for the annual conference and get access to educational sessions, receptions, networking opportunities, and more. Registration for the 2024 conference coming soon.


Partner with Art House Convergence and connect with thousands of specialists in the art house and independent cinema industries. Supporting AHC helps promote your brand among key exhibitors and their influential patrons and contributes to the ongoing vitality of the theatrical experience. Interested parties should email 

Scholarships & Initiatives

Each year Art House Convergence offers scholarships to its members to improve access to the conference’s educational, networking, and professional opportunities. These programs are intended to cultivate inclusive leadership, support first-time attendees, and strengthen the conference and the organizations it serves by making them more inclusive.

Details on opportunities for individual scholarship support coming soon.