AFI Fest Nov. 3-11, 2011: Hollywood’s Festival of Film and Cinema

John C. Reilly, Jodie Foster, Christoph Waltz, Kate Winslet in Roman Polanski's CARNAGE, will screen at the AFI FEST Presented by Audi on Nov. 5, 2011 at the Chinese Theatre. Credit: Guy Ferrandis Copyright: AFIFestPublicity

The American Film Institute (AFI) holds a film festival in Los Angeles each year to showcase movies that often turn out to be Academy Award nominees. The festival also brings together movie-industry movers and shakers to make deals and cultivate financing. Best of all, most of the events are completely free to the public on a first come, first served basis.

The festival (officially called AFI FEST Presented by Audi) will open this year on Nov. 3 with the world premiere of Clint Eastwood’s “J. Edgar” and lots of stars on the Red Carpet at the historic Chinese Theater on Hollywood Blvd. It will end on Nov. 10 with a closing night gala featuring Steven Spielberg’s “The Adventures of Tintin” at the same theater. In between, filmmakers and pass-holders can mingle at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in the Pepsi Cinema Lounge daily from 12 p.m. to midnight.

During the week, over seventy movies will screen at four venues around Los Angeles including – read more –

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