AFI Fest 2012 opens Nov 1st and is set to kick off with the world premiere of Sacha Gervasi’s HITCHCOCK. The festival is packed with an impressive line-up of films, promising a dazzling week of cinema from around the world, and as it has been for the last few years, all are accessible to the public for free. Tickets are available starting Oct 25th and to AFI members a day early, but don’t wait to register, they are sure to go fast! The featured galas this year include Ang Lee’s LIFE OF PI, ON THE ROAD, RUST AND BONE, and RISE OF THE GUARDIANS in 3D. The festival is slated to close with the world premiere of Steven Spielberg’s film LINCOLN. To check out a listing of the huge selection of shorts, documentaries, features, galas, and premiers visit AFI Fest’s website.
-By Laura Gaddy