AFI

AFI

About AFI

The American Film Institute is an independent non-profit organization created by the National Endowment for the Arts, which was established in 1967 when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act. The organization describes itself as a national institute providing leadership in screen education and the recognition and celebration of excellence in the art of film, television and digital media. The AFI Conservatory focuses on training through hands-on experience with established artists.

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