AFI FEST to Present Robert Altman Retrospective – Watch Videos – American Film Institute


AFI FEST to Present Robert Altman Retrospective – Watch Videos

Today AFI has announced an inaugural, annual retrospective to spotlight one filmmaker of global significance, as part of AFI FEST 2017 presented by Audi, running November 9–16, 2017, in Hollywood, CA.

This year, AFI FEST will present the work of Robert Altman, with screenings and discussions of 12 films — historically the most programmed in the festival for one filmmaker. For the retrospective, legendary director/producer/writer Altman (1925–2006) will be honored with screenings and discussions of his classic  films, including: M*A*S*H (1970), MCCABE & MRS. MILLER (1971), THE LONG GOODBYE (1972), CALIFORNIA SPLIT (1973), NASHVILLE (1975), 3 WOMEN (1977), VINCENT & THEO (1990), THE PLAYER (1992), SHORT CUTS (1993), KANSAS CITY (1996), GOSFORD PARK (2001) and A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION (2006). Talent in attendance at screenings will be announced closer to the festival. See trailers and clips for all below.

Pictured above: NASHVILLE, #59 on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies

Comments (4)

Molly Wolveck

Can’t wait !!


add Brewster McCloud, please, thanks



That 70s Guy

I should hope MOST, if not ALL of these titles will respectively be shown on glorious 35mm. Please make it happen.

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