This week is the awards equivalent of the Polar Vortex: You're not exactly sure what it means, you just know it's intense. After nearly five months of full-throttle campaigning, Thursday offers the…
An SRO crowd formed a spontaneous love-in for the great film and TV offerings of 2013 at Friday's AFI Awards luncheon, but the biggest reactions were reserved for clips of “Game of Thrones” (the Red…
In its salute to the year's films and TV shows, the American Film Institute has endorsed Oscar hopefuls "Captain Phillips" and Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street", while "Fruitvale Station"…
The American Film Institute's guest artistic director Agnès Varda has unveiled her pick of four films to screen at this year's AFI Fest. The French director will return to Los Angeles to present a…
The American Film Institute has set its AFI Awards ceremony for Jan. 10 to honor achievements in film and TV. The honorees will be announced on Dec. 9. AFI is accepting submissions online at AFI.com…
Yoruba Richens' "The New Black" has won the audience award at the AFI Docs Festival.
When AFI gives a lifetime achievement award to Mel Brooks, a filmmaker famous for satire and screwball comedy, be prepare for an evening of roasts. And that's more or less what happened June 6, as…
Martin Scorsese will present Brooks with the honor June 6.
The American Film Institute will confer honoraray doctorate of fine arts degrees upon Kathryn Bigelow and Anne V. Coates and a doctorate of communications on Jon Avnet. Avnet will be recognized for…
Mel Brooks has been tapped to receive the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award, to be presented at a gala tribute June 6 in Los Angeles.