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AFI Hires Sandra Chen Lau as Chief Advancement Officer

The American Film Institute has tapped Sandra Chen Lau as its new chief advancement officer. Chen Lau comes to the AFI from her role as chief development officer at the Japanese American…

‘Dune’ and ‘West Side Story’ Among AFI 2021 Film and TV Award Winners

Embracing both studio features and indie films, the American Film Institute has announced its choices for the year’s 10 best films and 10 best TV shows. The AFI Awards for films will go to CODA

Clifton Collins Jr.-Starrer ‘Jockey’ Rides Off With Audience Award at AFI Fest

AFI Fest has just wrapped up a five-day run in Los Angeles but not before revealing the list of festival honorees. Director Clint Bentley’s Jockey, a film starring Clifton Collins Jr. as an…

AFI Fest Director of Programming: “We’re Here to Elevate the Best Films of the Year”

Given its place on the fall festival calendar — not to mention its location in the heart of Hollywood — AFI Fest is one of the final stops on the festival circuit and an early indicator for…

‘Roadrunner’ Director Morgan Neville Says Anthony Bourdain Doc Is “Therapy for the Public”

The 2021 AFI Docs Film Festival, with a mix of virtual events and in-person screenings at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, Maryland, includes a centerpiece screening…

Robert Osborne’s Life, Legacy Discussed by Ben Mankiewicz, Scott Feinberg

The convo is timed to what would have been Osborne's 89th birthday and to the launch of The Osborne Collection, a microsite within the American Film Institute's website.