Coverage of the AFI Film Festival (American Film Institute) featuring exclusive reviews, pictures, videos and a blog. Also includes a list of films, a guide, awards as well as information about tickets. Plume Noire has been covering AFI Fest since 2002.

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AFI Fest 2016

AFI Fest 2016

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The 2016 edition of AFI Fest is taking place at its usual Hollywood and Highland location, from Thursday November 10th to Thursday November 17th, most of the movies being screened at the Chinese, Dolby and Egyptian theatres. The festival will open with Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply. Centerpieces include Mike Mills’ 20th Century Women, Paul Verhoeven’s Elle, Pablo Larraín’s Jackie Kennedy  biopic […]

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AFI Fest 2015 poster

AFI Fest 2015

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The 2015 edition of AFI Fest is running from Thursday November 5th to Thursday November 12th at its usual Hollywood and Highland location, most of the screenings taking place at the Chinese, Dolby and Egyptian theatres. The festival will open with Angelina Jolie’s drama By The Sea, where she co-stars with Brad Pitt, and will close with Adam McKay’s The Big Short, […]

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AFI Fest 2014

AFI Fest 2014

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The 2014 edition of AFI Fest is taking place from Thursday November 6th to Thursday November 13th. As the poster can attest, the festival is this year paying homage to the beautiful Italian actress Sophia Loren (Two Women, El Cid) with a special tribute taking place on Wednesday, November 12th. Not only will the actress be present for a conversion but […]

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AFI Fest 2013

AFI Fest 2013

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The AFI festival was taking place from November 7th to November 14th at the Chinese and Egyptian theaters in Hollywood. This year’s Guest Artistic Director was French filmmaker Agnès Varda (Cleo, from 5 to 7, The Gleaners and I), an emblematic figure from French New Wave. Her film selection at the festival includes 4 classics worth watching: Robert Bresson’s Pickpocket, […]

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AFI Fest 2012

AFI Fest 2012

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The AFI Festival was taking place from November 1st to November 8th in Hollywood at venues including Grauman’s Chinese theatre and the Egyptian theatre. Free tickets were available on the official website and at the box office. Bernardo Bertolucci is this year’s artistic director, presenting classics such as Murnau’s Sunrise, Jean Renoir’s Rules of the Game and Jean-Luc Godard’s Vivre […]

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AFI Fest 2002 – 2011

AFI Fest 2002 – 2011

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Plume Noire has been covering AFI Fest since 2002. Check out below our coverage from 2002 to 2011, which is archived on our old site: AFI Fest 2011 AFI Fest 2010 AFI Fest 2009 AFI Fest 2008 AFI Fest 2007 AFI Fest 2006 AFI Fest 2005 AFI Fest 2004 AFI Fest 2003 AFI Fest 2002    

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