March 2024 Events

Reserve Your AFI Life Achievement Award Tickets by April 5!

As AFI Conservatory Alumni, tickets to the 49th AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute honoring the acclaimed actress and producer Nicole Kidman on April 27 are available to you at a special alumni rate. Be sure to purchase your tickets by April 5 to take advantage of this great deal available only to graduates of the AFI Conservatory and attend this exciting black-tie event at the iconic Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, which includes a private reception and Mezzanine 2 premier seating for the tribute show.



Career Coaching: Being the Boldest You in Your Entertainment Career

Unsure how to maximize all of your skills and strengths in your entertainment career? On Thursday, March 7 from 7-9 p.m. join Career Coach and Talent Agent Consultant Jim Arnoff at the Lawrence Herbert Alumni Center on the AFI Campus in an immersive, interactive workshop where you can share the obstacles that have been holding you back, envision what the boldest version of you really looks like and craft specific action steps that will give you the courage to achieve your goals. Learn coaching tools that will embolden you to declare your true value in every situation, network like a pro and fully embrace your true passion. Please reserve your seat as space is limited.



Women’s History Month Symposium at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre

In honor of Women’s History Month, The Ebell Institute is hosting a free public symposium on March 27 to cultivate a conversation around women’s history in Los Angeles. Acclaimed scholar and Manager of the AFI Catalog, Sarah Blankfort Clothier, will take part in a panel at 3 p.m. where she will screen several short films that feature women working behind the camera using LA locations. Don’t miss this insightful exploration of contemporary female artists and scholars whose contributions have far too often been overlooked or omitted from our history books.



Submit Your Short Film to AFI FEST 2024 Today!

Don’t miss your opportunity to submit to AFI FEST, an Oscar®-qualifying film festival held October 23-27, 2024! Entries for the AFI FEST 2024 Short Film competition are now open and the early deadline to submit fiction, documentary and animated short films is today, March 1! Request a submission fee waiver available to all AFI Conservatory graduates by contacting our Alumni Affairs team at




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