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American Film Institute
It's not every day that a graduation ceremony takes place in a venue as glamorous and storied as the El Capitan Theater, or that friends and family munch on popcorn and Skittles while "Pomp and…
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…
A few of Hollywood's most biggest stars hustled to the ArcLight on April 24 for the AFI Night at the Movies celebration, where red carpet pandemonium and, as AFI topper Bob Gazzale said, a "firework…
The American Film Institute is expanding its Silverdocs documentary festival into Washington, D.C., and renaming the event AFI Docs. The festival, launched in 2003 at the AFI Silver Theatre and…
The American Film Institute has revived its “Night at the Movies” program after a five-year hiatus. The event is set for April 24 at the ArcLight Hollywood. The program, presented with Target, is…
The American Film Institute has tapped veteran marketing exec Liza deVilla Ameen for the newly created post of chief marketing officer. AFI selected Ameen following a national search. She served as…
"The Dark Knight Rises," "Django Unchained" and "Moonrise Kingdom" were among the 10 films named as movies of the year by the American Film Institute.
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.