Time Out says
See future box office hits as well as niche, indie gems at the 33rd annual AFI FEST presented by Audi.
AFI Fest presented by Audi features red carpet galas, acclaimed international films and the best of independent cinema. It also presents conversations and panels with notable filmmakers, as well as a tech showcase featuring immersive virtual reality experiences.
Each day, a mix of films, lectures and special discussions will be offered at a variety of venues, including the Chinese Theatre, the Chinese 6 and the Egyptian Theatre. The complete schedule of events is listed online, but highlights include centerpiece galas; special screenings; as well as world cinema, shorts, virtual reality films and a competition for first- and second-time filmmakers.
Individual tickets start at $12. Special packages that include such privileges as priority access, reserved seats, access to the VIP lounge and invitations to festival parties are available, too, starting at $250.