The Architecture and Design Film Festival is an annual event in New York City with satellite events in cities across the globe. Sponsored by the Louisiana Architectural Foundation, the first New Orleans edition of the festival will take place August 11-13 at the Carver and Broad Theaters. More than 20 feature-length and short films will be presented, plus director Q&A events, book signings and an opening night party. The festivities begin with the Louisiana premiere of The Infinite Happiness, a documentary about Denmark's innovative "8 House." Tickets for the festival go on sale July 21. More information including the full schedule is available here.