Upcoming Events

Event Calendar
Homespun Series - February Screening

Homespun is a curated series of short documentary films profiling unique individuals around the metro Atlanta area. This one is all about music in Atlanta! Featuring three subjects involved in various aspects of the music industry, the screening will provide a comprehensive look of the local scene.  

ATLFF '15 Volunteer Mixer

In preparation for the 2015 Atlanta Film Festival and our upcoming Volunteer Orientations, we'd like to invite you to our pre-festival Volunteer Mixer! Come enjoy some light hors d'oeuvres and cocktails, mingle with volunteers from previous festivals, and discover what volunteering for the festival is all about!

2015 ATLFF Preview Party & Fundraiser

In celebration of the upcoming 39th annual Atlanta Film Festival, we cordially invite you to an official feature film selection at the Plaza Theatre followed by a party at the Callanwold Fine Arts Center. Come dressed in your best Classic Hollywood Glamour!

ATLFF '15: Volunteer Orientation #1

The first of three orientations for all prospective ATLFF '15 volunteers. We require each volunteer to attend at least one.

Splatter Cinema: "The Silence of the Lambs"

Come join Splatter Cinema for a rare 35mm archive print of 1991 Best Picture Oscar winner "The Silence of the Lambs" at the Cinevision Screening Room, presented by Splatter Cinema and Enjoy the Film.

ATLFF '15: Volunteer Orientation #2

The second of three orientations for all prospective ATLFF '15 volunteers. We require each volunteer to attend at least one.

Creative Loafing Short Cuts Film Contest

Once again, the Atlanta Film Festival is partnering with Creative Loafing to bring you the greatest short film contest in Atlanta! You could win $750 AND have your film play ATLFF '15!

ATLFF '15: Volunteer Orientation #3

The last of three orientations for all prospective ATLFF '15 volunteers. We require each volunteer to attend at least one.

2015 Atlanta Film Festival

The 39th annual Atlanta Film Festival

Screenwriter School with Michael Lucker

A lot of screenwriting teachers claim to teach what you need to make it in the movie biz— but how many of them have actually done it? At Screenwriter School, Michael Lucker will teach you how to go from first idea to first sale—the way only an experienced screenwriter can do it.

Atlanta Film Festival 365 presents a diverse slate of year-round offerings for film-lovers, filmmakers, and established & emerging industry professionals.  Join our Email List and find us on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter for information on upcoming events.  Please join as an ATLFF365 MEMBER for special discounts on tickets, registrations & submissions, invites to exclusive Screening Events, and other special perks.

Screenings and Events

Advance Screenings ATLFF365 Members enjoy invitations to exclusive Sneak-Peek & Special Event Screenings all year-round. From pre-theatrical Presentations of blockbuster movies & indie gems to premiere parties for new TV series, our Advance Screenings are a great perk for membership supporters of ATLFF365.

Partner Screenings and Events Partnering with groups such as Atlanta Celebrates Photography, A3C Hip Hop Festival, WonderRoot, Alliance Française and more, ATLFF365 co-produces and co-presents a variety of events throughout the city.


Throughout the year, ATLFF365 offers a range of workshops on screenwriting, directing, production getting into the film business and more.

Current Workshops

Networking, Social and Conversations

Eat, Drink & B-Indie join us on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30pm – 9:30pm at Manuel’s Tavern conversations with Atlanta and Georgia filmmakers about a specific film, company, group or collective as we talk about their projects and network. EDBI is a place to become part of the conversation.

Members' Holiday Party The annual holiday party is a chance for a ATLFF365 to thank it's members with an evening of fun, casual networking, season's cheer and meeting fellow members and filmmakers.

Filmmaker Opportunities

Airport Shorts In partnership with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, ATLFF365 curates and screens shorts on over 30 kiosks at the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal to 14 million visitors year-round.

Short Cuts Creative Loafing and ATLFF offer this annual opportunity to amateurs and professionals to create 5 minute shorts, compete for prizes, and earn a shot at screening at the Atlanta Film Festival.

Atlanta Film Festival

Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) is an Academy Award qualifying, international film festival held in Atlanta, Georgia. Started in 1976 and occurring every April, the festival shows a diverse range of independent films, including genre films such as horror and sci-fi.

Screenplay Competition The Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition looks to discover high quality screenplays and then help 3 writers further develop and refine their script through an intensive workshop retreat with professional writers and filmmakers coincides with the Atlanta Film Festival.

Creative Conference As part of our mission to offer professional development for working filmmakers in Atlanta and Georgia as well as unmatched access to information for emerging filmmakers.