Awards – American Film Institute

AFI AWARDS 2023

AFI AWARDS 2023 The honorees include 10 outstanding motion pictures and 10 outstanding TV programs deemed culturally and artistically representative of this year’s most significant achievements in the art of the moving image. View Event Photos AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR AMERICAN FICTION ...announces the arrival of a powerful voice in American film – Cord...

AFI AWARDS 2022

AFI AWARDS 2022 The honorees include 10 outstanding films and 10 outstanding TV programs deemed culturally and artistically representative of this year’s most significant achievements in the art of the moving image. Additional honorees were selected in a category for “Special Awards,” designated for works of excellence that fall outside of the Institute’s criteria of...

AFI AWARDS 2021

AFI AWARDS 2021 The honorees include 10 outstanding films and 10 outstanding TV programs deemed culturally and artistically representative of this year’s most significant achievements in the art of the moving image. Additional honorees were selected in a category for “Special Awards,” designated for works of excellence that fall outside of the Institute’s criteria of...

AFI AWARDS 2020

DA 5 BLOODS JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM MANK MINARI NOMADLAND ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI... SOUL SOUND OF METAL THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 BETTER CALL SAUL BRIDGERTON THE CROWN THE GOOD LORD BIRD LOVECRAFT COUNTRY THE MANDALORIAN MRS. AMERICA THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT TED LASSO UNORTHODOX HAMILTON February 5, 2021AFI...

AFI AWARDS 2019

AFI AWARDS 2019 AFI AWARDS celebrate the year’s most outstanding achievements in the art of the moving image — with 10 films and 10 television programs deemed culturally and artistically significant. View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR 1917 ...marks a moment in the history of American cinema when the ever-evolving tools of the art...

AFI AWARDS 2000

AFI AWARDS 2000 On January 9, 2001, AFI announced the official selections of AFI 2000, a new annual program designed to recognize, preserve and honor excellence in the moving image during the 21st century. Selections include 10 AFI Movies of the Year and five AFI Moments of Significance. The following 10 films have been selected by...

AFI AWARDS 2001

AFI AWARDS 2001 The American Film Institute (AFI) launched a new chapter in the esteemed organization's national mandate when it presented its first annual AFI Awards at the historic Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The three-hour program was broadcast live on the CBS Television Network and honored the collaborative teams and individuals who...

AFI AWARDS 2002

AFI AWARDS 2002 View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR ABOUT A BOY …is a pure comic pleasure. This mature look at immaturity is witty, smart and heartwarming without being sentimental. In a world where laughs are precious, yet film comedy is undervalued, ABOUT A BOY is a tonic for what ails us. Hugh Grant...

AFI AWARDS 2003

AFI AWARDS 2003 AFI AWARDS celebrate the year’s most outstanding achievements in the art of the moving image — with 10 films and 10 television programs deemed culturally and artistically significant. View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR AMERICAN SPLENDOR …is a celebration of the painful dance between life and art. This wry and original...

AFI AWARDS 2004

AFI AWARDS 2004 View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR THE AVIATOR …soars into the stratosphere of classic American filmmaking. Martin Scorsese not only maintains the incredible standards of his career with this modern epic, but also expands its horizons. As bold and brash as Howard Hughes himself, the film is dazzling beyond words, while...

AFI AWARDS 2005

AFI AWARDS 2005 View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR THE 40 YEAR-OLD VIRGIN …will make you laugh — and there is no greater gift in the world today. This entertaining film probes the universal fears of sex, intimacy and chest hair, and follows in the tradition of classic American comedies; it is character-driven, sincere...

AFI AWARDS 2006

AFI AWARDS 2006 View Gallery AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR BABEL …is a powerful reminder of the poetry of film. Alejandro Iñárritu's non-linear storytelling style is both epic and intimate, and imagines our global interconnectivity as catalyzed by a single bullet. Raw performances from an extraordinary cast drive this haunting and, at times, harrowing tale...
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