AFI FEST

Los Angeles Confidential - - Invited -

Los An­ge­les Con­fi­den­tial was a me­dia spon­sor for the an­nual AFI Fest, which took over Hol­ly­wood to cel­e­brate more than 100 films (fea­tures and shorts) from 46 coun­tries. Each year, AFI, pre­sented by Audi, jump­starts awards sea­son mad­ness by tout­ing the year’s most cul­tur­ally and ar­tis­ti­cally sig­nif­i­cant films. The week-long event, rec­og­nized by the Academy of Mo­tion Pic­ture Arts & Sciences as a qual­i­fy­ing fes­ti­val for both of the Os­cars’ Short Film cat­e­gories, fea­tured screen­ings (and even first runs) of some of the year’s most lauded pro­duc­tions, in­clud­ing Moon­light,

La La Land, and Manch­ester by the Sea. Also staged were trib­utes to An­nette Ben­ing and Is­abelle Hup­pert and an In­die Con­tenders Roundtable with pan­elists Kate Beck­in­sale, Sally Field, Viggo Morensen, and more.

Lily Collins Emma Stone Viggo Mortensen, Margo Martin­dale, Ruth Negga, Re­becca Hall, Chris Pine, Sally Field, Kate Beck­in­sale, Miles Teller, and Adam Driver

Mark Wahlberg Billy Crudup, Mike Mills, An­nette Ben­ing, Greta Ger­wig, and Lu­cas Jade Zu­mann Natalie Port­man

Ang Lee

Matthew Brod­er­ick and Sarah Jes­sica Parker

Tre­vante Rhodes, Barry Jenk­ins, and Ma­her­shala Ali Jes­sica Chas­tain

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