For all your dictionary needs!
Index. Are you looking for terms starting with AFI?
Header of AFI

Examples of Afi

Sentences

81 examples:

Jane Fonda will be honored with a Life Achievement Award by AFI.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

It will kick off with the AFI's Conservatory Commencement on Monday.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

In 2008 and again in 2012, the AFI Fest straddled the presidential election.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

AFI Fest kicked off with the premiere of 'Saving Mr. Banks' on Thursday night.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

"Selma" and "American Sniper" premiered at the AFI Fest on the same November night.
(Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The two will receive honorary degrees at the AFI Conservatory's commencement ceremonies.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

AFI, Columbia and USC were among the schools represented in this year’s cohort of honorees.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Guilds and Labor, )

Bennett Miller's 'Foxcatcher,' starring Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, to premiere at AFI Fest.
(Amy Kaufman in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

She will screen an episode from the series and participate in a Q&A with the AFI Conservatory fellows.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The actress, who died Tuesday, spoke at an AFI tribute honoring the 'Star Wars' director 11 years ago.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Mark Wahlberg's Boston Marathon bombing movie "Patriots Day" is to close the 2016 edition of AFI Fest.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Anne Garefino will be presented with the honor at the AFI Life Achievement Award tribute to Jane Fonda.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The film about two Iraq War vets also will screen at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival and AFI Docs.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

And Michelle Monaghan made a scene in sequins at the AFI premiere for 'Patriots Day' on Thursday night.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Plus a measure of redemption for Mel Gibson and a busy weekend in Hollywood with the opening of AFI Fest.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Bringing classic films back to the screen has become big business at festivals such as those run by TCM and AFI.
(Rebecca Keegan in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Keira Knightley looked like she is blossoming into a yummy mummy on Friday night, as she attended the AFI Awards.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Actress, director and author Diane Keaton has been chosen as the recipient of the 45th AFI Life Achievement Award.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

A graduate of AFI’s first class, he also penned the teleplay for 'Riders of the Purple Sage,' starring Ed Harris.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The anthemically bleak post-hard-core quartet AFI has been experimenting with electronic productions for a decade now.
(August Brown in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

AFI Fest is ending, but the awards season tributes and suppers and meet-and-greet screenings are a long way from over.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Steve Martin was presented with the AFI Life Achievement Award at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles Thursday night.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The rising filmmaker also got a chance to meet and shake hands with an alumna of the AFI Conservatory — Patty Jenkins.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

"Concussion," Sony Pictures' sports injury-themed drama starring Will Smith, is to have its world premiere at AFI Fest 2015.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Film studio 20th Century Fox teams up with the American Film Institute (AFI) for a scheme to find more women to direct major movies.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

No Doubt members Tom Dumont, Tony Kanal and Adrian Young created a new supergroup with AFI frontman Davey Havok without Gwen Stefani.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The American Film Institute said Friday it will honor Jane Fonda with the 42nd AFI Life Achievement Award at a June gala in Los Angeles.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Director, producer and academic Jan Schuette has been appointed the new dean of the AFI Conservatory, the film school announced Tuesday.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Four rising stars in the movie business will come together at AFI Fest on Friday for The Times' fifth annual Young Hollywood roundtable.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Unlike the Academy, AFI considers only American productions and tends to gravitate toward big-studio fare, THR's awards analyst reminds.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Pioneering French film director Agnes Varda will serve as guest artistic director at AFI Fest 2013, which takes place Nov. -14 in Hollywood.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Doctorate of Fine Arts degrees will be bestowed on the screenwriter and the actress at the AFI Conservatory's commencement ceremony on June 11.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The 30th edition of AFI Fest will open with the world premiere of “Rules Don’t Apply” on Nov. 10 at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Radiology residents and physicians attending a program at the AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center, an Art Deco theater in Silver Spring, Md.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Mark Wahlberg, the Coen brothers and Ben Stiller among the filmmakers to mark a noteworthy AFI Fest that featured plenty of galas and surprises.
(Mark Olsen and Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

John Williams, who will be receiving the AFI Life Achievement Award, has created some of the most moving and iconic music scores in film history.
(Los Angeles Times - Religion, )

AFI Fest ran through Nov. 12 in Hollywood, where the red carpet was rolled out for stars such as Angelina Jolie Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Will Smith.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Several Hollywood stars gathered at the AFI awards in Los Angeles to honor actress Diane Keaton with the Life Achievement Award on Thursday night.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

AFI Fest runs through Nov. 12 in Hollywood, where the red carpet will be rolled out for stars like Angelina Jolie-Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Will Smith.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

AFI Fest runs through Nov. 12 in Hollywood, where the red carpet will be rolled out for stars such as Angelina Jolie-Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Will Smith.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Ahead of the 50-time Oscar nominee's Life Achievement Award from the AFI on Thursday, his frequent collaborators tell THR why they love working with him.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Hollywood turned out in force last week to fete the actress, activist and fitness guru Jane Fonda, who was honored with AFI's 42nd Life Achievement Award.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Five of the brightest up-and-comers in the movie business will come together at AFI Fest next month for the Times' fourth annual Young Hollywood roundtable.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

One of the all-time top-grossing films at the South Korean box office, "Friend" played at the AFI Fest in 2001 but never saw a stateside theatrical release.
(Martin Tsai in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Lily Collins and Alden Ehrenreich attended the AFI Fest premiere of "Rules Don't Apply" with Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick and Haley Bennett.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Director Sacha Gervasi sat at the back of Hollywood's Grauman's Chinese Theatre last year when "Shame" enjoyed its centerpiece gala screening at the 2011 AFI Fest.
(Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

With her smart lemon yellow double breasted ensemble and flawless appearance, Naomie Harris cut a smart and sophisticated figure at the AFI Awards on Friday night.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Bob Dylan performs onstage during the AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Michael Douglas at Sony Pictures Studios on June 2009 in Culver City, California.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

A tragic 1988 event on the Venezuela-Colombia border is the focus of Rober Calzadilla’s drama, which plays in San Sebastian and opened the AFI Latin Film Festival.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Clint Eastwood's military drama "American Sniper" will debut Tuesday night in the "secret screening" slot at this year's AFI Fest, festival organizers have announced.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

AFI Fest is a celebration of global cinema and today's Hollywood — a showcase for the best films of the year and the only festival of its kind that is free to the public.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The stars stayed out late Tuesday night, attending Whitney Museum's Art Party, 'La La Land's' AFI premiere, Prada's screening of David O. Russell's 'Past Forward' and more.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Film and television director Robert Mandel ("F/X," "Lost") is stepping down as dean of the AFI Conservatory at the end of June 2014, the American Film Institute announced Monday.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Dorothy Dandridge: In the Nov. 10 Calendar section, an article about AFI Fest programming said that Dorothy Dandridge was the first African American woman nominated for an Oscar.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

This examination of the crusade against fraudsters by magician James "The Amazing" Randi won the Audience Award for best feature at the recent AFI Docs Festival in Washington, D.C.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

But Hollywood's own AFI Fest was able to land a highly anticipated, still-under-wraps title to help kick off its November event: "Foxcatcher," director Bennett Miller's wrestling drama.
(Amy Kaufman in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Robert De Niro will come charging into the awards race Nov. 11, when “The Comedian,” a film starring the seven-time Oscar nominee as an insult comic, has its world premiere at AFI Fest.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

And he's not talking about the scene across the street Thursday night at the TCL Chinese Theatre, where Hanks' latest movie, "Saving Mr. Banks," is about to enjoy its 2013 AFI Fest premiere.
(Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The upcoming AFI Fest announced Thursday that it will highlight “a trio of diverse female trailblazers” to be featured on the festival’s key art and included in the programming lineup.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

UPDATED: Rose Kuo, known for her work for the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the AFI Fest, will oversee the fest for the conglomerate that also plans to build a film studio and media complex.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

It comes after the annual opening festival rounds of Sundance, Berlin, South by Southwest and Cannes but before the fall circuit that includes Telluride, Venice, Toronto, New York and the local AFI Fest.
(Mark Olsen in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Bennett Miller’s “Foxcatcher” won't be finished in time for this year's AFI Fest 2013, but programmers at the festival have added the world premiere of “Out of the Furnace” to this fall's gathering.
(John Horn in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

When Steven Spielberg's animated movie "The Adventures of Tintin" premiered last year at the AFI Fest, the filmmaker sent a taped message to the audience, passing along his regrets at not being able to attend.
(Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Plans for Ridley Scott's "All the Money in the World" to screen as part of AFI Fest have been scrapped as actor Kevin Spacey, who co-stars in the film, faces mounting allegations of sexual harassment and assault.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

With a calendar date falling just as studios are desperately trying to secure some awards-season traction for their Oscar hopefuls, the AFI Fest has no trouble booking its share of glamorous galas and high-profile events.
(Mark Olsen and Glenn Whipp in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Oscar-winning composer John Williams ("Jaws," "Star Wars," "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial," "Schindler's List") was named the 44th AFI Life Achievement Award recipient Thursday by the American Film Institute Board of Trustees.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Nine film students at AFI are getting a chance to learn more about China, develop scripts around Chinese stories and have a full year of tuition paid under a new scholarship program unveiled Wednesday at AFI Fest in Hollywood.
(Julie Makinen in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Laura Naylor's impressive new doc, which recently screened at the SOHO International Film Festival and will soon be seen at AFI Docs, focuses on the challenges facing recovering heroin addicts who are afflicted with hepatitis C.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

AFI Fest 2013 has chosen 10 movies for its New Auteurs showcase and 36 shorts for this year's festival, which takes place Nov. -14 at the TCL Chinese Theatre, the Chinese 6 Theatres, the Egyptian Theatre and the Roosevelt Hotel.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

After Saturday night’s AFI Fest screening, with the mysteriously elusive Carax himself in a rare appearance, the film will open at the Nuart on Nov. 16 and the Cinefamily on Nov. 23 with the possibility of adding other local screens.
(Mark Olsen in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The American Film Institute announced Wednesday that the Centerpiece Gala at this year's AFI Fest will be Sony Pictures' drama "Concussion," which takes on the hot-button issue of traumatic brain injury in the National Football League.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Meet the face of this year's AFI Fest: Sophia Loren, the Academy Award-winning actress and Italian bombshell, will receive a tribute at the film festival and grace its promotional materials via a striking photograph from the summer of 1965.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Even if this year’s AFI Fest weren’t well timed to offer Los Angeles moviegoers an eight-day retreat from a long and bitterly contentious election season, it would still be one of the most significant events on the city’s film calendar.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Diane Keaton will receive the 45th AFI Life Achievement Award, the American Film Institute’s highest honor for a career in film, in a gala tribute on June 8. The event will be broadcast on TNT with encore presentations on Turner Classic Movies.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

A film that revels in giving modern day Los Angeles the feeling of a classic Hollywood musical is coming to one of the city’s classic venues: “La La Land” will screen at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Nov. 15 as a Centerpiece Gala during AFI Fest.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The films "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "The Martian" and "Inside Out" and the TV series "Empire" and "Fargo" were among the winners Wednesday of the American Film Institute's AFI Awards 2015 for outstanding achievements in the art of the moving image.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The feature films "American Sniper," "Boyhood" and "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" and the TV series "Fargo" and "Mad Men" were among the recipients Monday of the American Film Institute's AFI Awards 2014 for outstanding film and television.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The American Film Institute announced Tuesday that the AFI Fest's closing-night presentation will be the world premiere of "The Big Short," the real-life story of four Wall Street outsiders who bet against the big banks ahead of the global financial crisis of the late 2000s.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

As AFI honors him with its 43rd Life Achievement Award, the actor offers up his own memories about some of the signature roles of his prolific film career and opens up about donning his old King Tut costume for 'SNL's' 40th anniversary and why he's cutting "way back" on Twitter.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

One of the pleasing ironies of AFI Fest is that, although presented annually by an organization called the American Film Institute, this Hollywood-based, independent-spirited festival has become a vital destination for moviegoers seeking some of the best that world cinema has to offer.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Cesar Augusto Acevedo’s “Land and Shade,” a film about an aging farmer who returns to the fields he once toiled that are now affected by industrial development, and Isabella Carbonell’s short film “Boys” were among the winners at this year’s AFI Fest, festival organizers have announced.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Other examples

See also examples for afis.

Don't miss the pronunciation examples of Afi to learn how to say it correctly!

Share this page

Next...

Go to the thesaurus of Afi to find many related words and phrases!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary