Upcoming Events

Event Calendar
New Mavericks: Open Mic Night

Introduce yourself to the ATLFF New Mavericks community at our Open Mic Night on July 15! Talk about what you do, what you're working on and areas where you could use assistance.

The "Edgor & Izzy" Variety Beg-A-Thon All-Star Extravaganza Panhandle Review

Join ATLFF Filmmaker-in-Residence Darrell C. Hazelrig and his cast and crew for upcoming feature film "Edgor & Izzy" as they poke, prod and turn out your pockets while distracting you with a fun-filled evening of variety entertainment!

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.

Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois: Screenwriting

Acclaimed screenwriter and industry expert Michael Lucker will join us for a special EDBI all about Screenwriting.

Workshop: Intro to the Film Business

Interested in a career in the growing Georgia film industry, but don't know where to start or fit in? This class walks you through the basic duties, responsibilities, and hierarchy of each department working on a film set and more.

Workshop: Creating a Proper Film Resume

Wonder why you send in your resume but don't get a call? Learn how to structure a resume correctly, whether you have experience or not. See if you have what it takes to get a job in the film business, and what department might best suit your innate skills.

Plaza Theatre Foundation Summer Series: "Clueless" (20th Anniversary)

We are pleased to present a 20th anniversary screening of "Clueless" as the first screening in the Plaza Theatre Foundation's Summer Series.

Homepsun Series - July Screening

Homespun is a curated series of short documentary films profiling unique individuals around the metro Atlanta area. This installment of Homespun will showcase a few of the artists working in and around the metro area who bring their innovative and sometimes homegrown creations to our city.

Plaza Theatre Foundation Summer Series: "Friday" (20th Anniversary)

We are pleased to present a 20th anniversary screening of "Friday" as the second screening in the Plaza Theatre Foundation's Summer Series.

Plaza Theatre Foundation Summer Series: "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" (30th Anniversary)

We are pleased to present a 30th anniversary screening of "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" as the final screening in the Plaza Theatre Foundation's Summer Series.

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.