AFI Summit to Spotlight the Rapidly Shifting Industry


Posted by Larry Gleeson

Summit to Feature Discussions that Will  Spotlight Trends in the Film Industry

Launching this year at AFI FEST 2019 presented by Audi, the AFI Summit is a six-day forum of intimate conversations and dynamic panel discussions that will feature acclaimed and thought-provoking filmmakers, industry leaders and academics who are making a difference. The lineup includes a conversation with Eva Longoria and Dr. Stacy Smith about the alarming lack of representation of Latinx individuals in film, The Hollywood Reporter’s Indie Contenders Roundtable moderated by columnist Scott Feinberg, the Executives of the Culture panel hosted by Blackhouse’s Brickson Diamond and the Doc Roundtable moderated by LA Times writer Amy Kaufman.

Tickets on sale Tuesday, Oct. 29 for AFI members and Wednesday, Oct. 30 to the general public. Festival passes are available now.

(Sourced from AFI news release)