The AFI Fest has unveiled the remainder of its lineup for the Nov. 7-14 event, encompassing 119 films representing 43 countries.
The fest, a program of the American Film Institute, will include the World Cinema, American Independents, Breakthrough, Midnight, Cinema's Legacy and Presentations programs and include 83 features and 36 shorts. The lineup includes 27 films directed/co-directed by women, 10 documentaries and 14 films representing the work of 54 AFI alumni.
Saving Mr. Banks" as its opening night film and "Inside Llewyn Davis" as the closing night title.
The films from AFI alums include "Breathe In" from writer-director Drake Doremus; "La Jaula de Oro" by producer-director-writer Diego Quemada-Diez; "We've Got to Get Out of This Place" from producer Brian Udovich and director Zeke Hawkins; and "Machsom" from director Bayard Outerbridge (AFI Class of 2012).
The fest will be held at the Chinese Theatre, the Chinese 6 Theatres, the Egyptian Theatre and the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
WORLD CINEMA SELECTIONS (32 titles)
This section presents new work by many of the world's most renowned filmmakers.
BABY BLUES - DIR/SCR Kasia RosÅaniec. Poland.
BETHLEHEM - DIR Yuval Adler. SCR Yuval Adler, Ali Waked. Isarel.
BORGMAN - DIR/SCR Alex van Warmerdam. Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark.
CHILD'S POSE - DIR CÄlin Peter Netzer. SCR RÄzvan RÄdulescu, CÄlin Peter Netzer. Romania.
CLOSED CURTAIN - DIR Jafar Panahi, Kamboziya Partovi. SCR Jafar Panahi. Iran.
THE CONGRESS - DIR/SCR Ari Folman. Israel, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg.
AN EPISODE IN THE LIFE OF AN IRON PICKER - DIR/SCR Danis Tanovic. Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, Slovenia.
EXHIBITION - DIR/SCR Joanna Hogg. United Kingdom.
GABRIELLE - DIR/SCR Louise Archambault. Canada.
GLORIA - DIR SebastiÃ¡n Lelio. SCR SebastiÃ¡n Lelio, Gonzalo Maza. Chile, Spain.
GRAND CENTRAL - DIR Rebecca Zlotowski. SCR GaÃ«lle Mace, Rebecca Zlotowski. France, Austria.
THE GREAT BEAUTY - DIR Paolo Sorrentino. SCR Paolo Sorrentino, Umberto Contarello. Italy, France.