AFI FEST 2016 presented by Audi has unveiled its expansive, annual World Cinema lineup. World Cinema showcases the most acclaimed international films of the year and features 33 films from 28 countries, including seven official Best Foreign Language Film Oscar® entries: DEATH IN SARAJEVO (DIR Danis Tanović), THE HAPPIEST DAY IN THE LIFE OF OLLI MÄKI (DIR Juho Kuosmanen), IT’S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD (DIR Xavier Dolan), JULIETA (DIR Pedro Almodóvar), LAND OF MINE (DIR Martin Pieter Zandvliet), NERUDA (DIR Pablo Larraín) and THE SALESMAN (DIR Asghar Farhadi).
The AFI Fest features several German co-productions, including LAYLA M., MISTER UNIVERSO, NOCTURAMA, THINGS TO COME (L’ AVENIR), THE UNTAMED (LA REGIÓN SALVAJE), and THE WOUNDED ANGEL (RANENYY ANGEL). There is also a German co-production featured in the New Auteurs section, KATI KATI.
AFI FEST takes place November 10–17, 2016, in the heart of Hollywood. Screenings, galas and other events will be held at the TCL Chinese Theatre, the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres, the Egyptian Theatre and The Hollywood Roosevelt. Individual tickets will be available on AFI.com beginning November 1.