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 a 12-member jury as AFI Movies of the Year. Each of these films — listed alphabetically — best advances the art of the moving image; enhances the rich cultural heritage of America’s art form; inspires audiences and artists alike; and/or makes a mark on American society in matter of style or substance: