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Barberella Film Still - Jane Fonda

BARBARELLA (1968) – AFI Movie Club

A far-out sci-fi adventure starring AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Jane Fonda in the iconic title role, BARBARELLA (1968) follows the intrepid space agent in her quest to save the universe from the evil Durand Durand’s plot to destroy humanity throughout the galaxy.  HOW TO WATCH Where to stream BARBARELLA BARBARELLA - Reelgood GET THE...
Cat Ballou Film Still - Jane Fonda, Lee Marvin and Tom Nardini

CAT BALLOU (1965) – AFI Movie Club

A hilarious subversion of the western genre featuring Lee Marvin, Michael Callan, Nat King Cole, Stubby Kaye and AFI Life Achievement honoree Jane Fonda in the title role, CAT BALLOU (1965) appears on the American Film Institute’s list of the greatest comedies of all time, as well as among AFI’s ranking of the screen’s best...
Nine to Five Film Still - Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, and Lily Tomlin

NINE TO FIVE (1980) – AFI Movie Club

Ranked by AFI among the art form’s greatest comedies – and with a theme song that was included as one of the greatest movie songs of all time – NINE TO FIVE (1980) marked the feature film debut of singer Dolly Parton, and also stars AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Jane Fonda and AFI Honorary...
Klute Film Still - Jane Fonda and Donald Sutherland

KLUTE (1971) – AFI Movie Club

The story of a sex worker caught up in a web of corruption and deceit, KLUTE (1971) is directed by Alan Pakula and stars AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Jane Fonda. Learn more about KLUTE in the AFI Catalog. HOW TO WATCH Where to stream KLUTE KLUTE - Reelgood GET THE LATEST FROM AFI MOVIE...
The China Syndrome Film Still - Michael Douglas and Jane Fonda

AFI Movie Club: THE CHINA SYNDROME

Ranked as one of the greatest cinematic thrillers of all time by AFI, THE CHINA SYNDROME (1979) stars Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas and Jane Fonda – all recipients of the AFI Life Achievement Award, the highest honor for a career in film.      Close Close Close HOW TO WATCH Where to stream THE CHINA...

Celebrating the AFI Class of 2020 and Honorary Degree Recipient Lily Tomlin

On Saturday, August 21, 2021, the AFI community celebrated the commencement of the AFI Conservatory Class of 2020 with the graduates and their families and friends – some near and some far. With the ceremony streaming live from the historic TCL Chinese Theatre, many watched in places as far as Italy, India, Brazil and Kyrgyzstan....
Grace and Frankie Film Still - Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin

AFI Movie Club: GRACE AND FRANKIE

This acclaimed series reteams screen legends Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin 35 years after NINE TO FIVE.  GRACE AND FRANKIE follows two rivals who must lean on each other after their husbands – played by Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston – reveal that they have been romantically involved with each other and plan to marry. Fonda is the recipient of...
Nine To Five Film Still - Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, and Lily Tomlin

AFI Movie Club Rewind: NINE TO FIVE

This film was originally selected as an AFI Movie Club pick on April 15, 2020. NINE TO FIVE appears on AFI’s 100 YEARS…100 LAUGHS list and Dolly Parton’s anthem “9 to 5” is on AFI’s list of greatest songs – and the film’s star Jane Fonda was the recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award...
Klute Film Still - Jane Fonda

AFI Movie Club: KLUTE

KLUTE stars AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Jane Fonda as a sex worker caught up in a web of corruption and deceit. ALAN PAKULA: GOING FOR TRUTH, a documentary on director Pakula’s life and career, also screened at the 2019 AFI FEST.  Close Close Close HOW TO WATCH Where to stream KLUTE KLUTE - Reelgood LEARN MORE ABOUT AFI...
Julia Film Still - Jane Fonda and Vanessa Redgrave

AFI Movie Club: JULIA

Based on the writing of legendary playwright Lillian Hellman, JULIA (1977) depicts Hellman’s close-knit friendship with the eponymous heroine who became a full-fledged anti-Fascist while studying medicine in Austria when Hitler came to power. The film features the talent of two AFI Life Achievement Award recipients: Jane Fonda as Hellman herself and Meryl Streep in…
On Golden Pond Film Still - Henry Fonda and Katharine Hepburn

AFI Movie Club: ON GOLDEN POND

The story of a New England summer that brings generations of a family together – while also revealing the emotional baggage between them – ON GOLDEN POND stars father and daughter AFI Life Achievement Award recipients Henry and Jane Fonda, as well as AFI’s #1 ranked screen legend of all time, Katharine Hepburn. The film…
Nine to Five Film Still - Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, and Lily Tomlin

AFI Movie Club: NINE TO FIVE

NINE TO FIVE appears on AFI’s 100 YEARS…100 LAUGHS list and Dolly Parton’s anthem “9 to 5” is on AFI’s list of greatest songs – and the film’s star Jane Fonda was the recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2014!   Watch Charlie Day and Mary Elizabeth Ellis announce the film: Movie Trivia…
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