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The AFI FEST 2014 street banners: flying high over Los Angeles!

The AFI FEST 2014 street banners: flying high over Los Angeles!

The 1964 theatrical poster for MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE (MATRIMONIO ALL’ITALIANA) directed by Carlo Ponti and starring Sophia Loren. Look for the film to screen as part of a special Tribute to Loren during AFI FEST 2014 Presented by Audi.

The 1964 theatrical poster for MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE (MATRIMONIO ALL’ITALIANA) directed by Carlo Ponti and starring Sophia Loren. Look for the film to screen as part of a special Tribute to Loren during AFI FEST 2014 Presented by Audi.

The trailer for THE HUMAN VOICE directed by Edoardo Ponti and starring Sophia Loren. The short film will be presented as part of a special Tribute to Loren during AFI FEST 2014 Presented by Audi.

AFI FEST 2013 film THE STRANGE COLOR OF YOUR BODY’S TEARS is now playing in limited theaters in the US!

AFI FEST 2013 film THE STRANGE COLOR OF YOUR BODY’S TEARS is now playing in limited theaters in the US!

Hurry - the submission deadline for AFI FEST 2014 is tomorrow! http://bit.ly/15LxOnI 

Hurry - the submission deadline for 2014 is tomorrow!

Catch up on AFI FEST 2013 titles now on VOD:

You can now watch many of the most highly acclaimed titles from AFI FEST 2013 in the comfort of your own home!  Here’s a partial list of some of the latest films and where to find them:

BETHLEHEM - now on iTunes

BLUE RUIN - now on Vudu

CAUCUS - now on iTunes

THE MISSING PICTURE - now on Vudu and iTunes

THE MOST FUN I’VE EVER HAD WITH MY PANTS ON -  now on iTunes

PHILOMENA - now on iTunes

THE SACRAMENT - now on iTunes and Vudu

STRANGER BY THE LAKE - now on Netflix Instant

Submissions are now open and filmmakers are invited to submit narrative, documentary, experimental, animated and short films for consideration for the next edition of AFI FEST – November 6-13, 2014.

http://www.afi.com/afifest/submissions.aspx

AMERICAN FILM EXCLUSIVE:

Director/screenwriter Spike Jonze (WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE, ADAPTATION) spoke at the AFI FEST 2013 screening of his latest film, HER, with FEST Associate Director Lane Kneedler. HER, which opened nationwide January 10, centers on a lonely writer who falls for a computer operating system named Samantha (Scarlett Johansson). In this exclusive clip, Jonze discusses the development of Johansson’s character, and casting and rehearsing Joaquin Phoenix.

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Source: americanfilm.afi.com

From Today’s Spotlight Annette Bening:

The moderator was THE FACE OF LOVE director Ari Posen who took the stage to introduce the Bening. Posen started by saying her thrilled and honored and was a little nervous to be doing this event. He said that he was as curious as the attendees were to hear her answers to his questions. Posen called Bening an extraordinary artist and gifted, hardworking & generous.

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