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Festival Collective Expands to Include New Viewers

The Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) and Comcast announced today a major expansion of the Film Festival Collective Presented by Xfinity, a program that showcases the best content in the Southeast and fosters the discovery of new production talent from around the world. The program features short films and other quality content from ten film festivals across the markets that Comcast serves. The effort now spans 13 states and is available to over 9 million Comcast customer households.

FINAL DEADLINE: Submit to the 2015 ATLFF Screenplay Competition!

The FINAL extended deadline (November 21st 2014) for the 2015 Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition is fast approaching!

ATLFF Proud to Introduce Airport Shorts 2.0

We are excited to announce the second edition of films for its Airport Shorts Programs, created in partnership with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Save the Date: WIFTA's 40th Anniversary Celebration

Historically, WIFTA’s Anniversary Celebration recognizes those extraordinary individuals who have made valuable contributions to advancing the roles of women in the film and television industry. But this year, WIFTA’s 40th, WIFTA is giving herself a pat on the back for her role in helping women in the industry over the last four decades…by celebrating with a party befitting of a fabulous 40 year old!

Don't miss a Double Feature of 1984 classics "The Terminator" and "Purple Rain" at The Plaza this Saturday!

This Saturday, The Plaza Theatre Foundation is hosting a 30th anniversary double feature of "The Terminator" and "Purple Rain" to serve as the official launch party for the organization.

Late Deadline Approaching for Submissions to the 2015 Atlanta Film Festival!

The late deadline is approaching! October 31st is the last day to submit your film before rates go up!

"Pump" to Screen at The Plaza Theatre for One Week Only—Starts This Friday!

"Pump"—an inspiring, eye-opening documentary that tells the story of America’s addiction to oil—will screen in Atlanta from October 24th through October 30th at The Plaza Theatre.

The BronzeLens Film Festival of Atlanta Celebrates 5th Anniversary

The annual BronzeLens Film Festival of Atlanta will celebrate its 5th anniversary October 22-26 as a fast-growing non-profit organization committed to showcasing and promoting films by and for people of color. 

Start your production career off right—Linda Burns' PA Academy is open for registration!

Back by popular demand, Linda Burns' PA Academy is open for registration! This extremely in-demand workshop takes place November 15-16 and is perfect for those just starting their career as a PA as well as those looking to advance their knowledge of what it takes to succeed in the industry.

Intro to the Film Business and Resume Classes Will Help You Break into the Industry

On Saturday, November 8th, frequent ATLFF collaborator and long-time Atlanta producer Linda Burns will teach two classes guaranteed to help you kick-start your film career—Intro to the Film Business and Creating a Proper Film Resume.

Event Calendar
Enjoy the Film: "Dracula" (1931)

Enjoy the Film presents a 35mm presentation of the original vampire classic "Dracula" (1931) as part of the Monsters in Black and White series at Cinevision.

Enjoy the Film: "Creature From The Black Lagoon" 3-D

Enjoy the Film presents a Dolby Digital 3D presentation of the restored 3-D "Creature From the Black Lagoon" (1954) as part of the Monsters in Black and White series at Cinevision.

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.

The PA Academy - Fall 2014

Linda Burns' two day, bootcamp-style Production Assistant workshop returns! This is perfect for those just starting their career as a PA as well as those looking to advance their knowledge of what it takes to succeed in the industry.

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

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at Manuel's Tavern for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month, we will talk about ATLFF's 2nd annual Kickstarter campaign and hear about the different platforms and dos and don'ts of crowdfunding.

Class of 1984: "Romancing the Stone" - Presented by The Plaza Theatre Foundation

Join us for "Romancing the Stone," the next installment in The Plaza Theatre Foundation's Class of 1984 series. Just like in 1984, tickets are only $3.50!

Class of 1984: "Gremlins" - Presented by The Plaza Theatre Foundation

Join us for "Gremlins," the final installment in The Plaza Theatre Foundation's Class of 1984 series. Just like in 1984, tickets are only $3.50!

Screenwriter School with Michael Lucker

Acclaimed screenwriter Michael Lucker is offering a unique opportunity to share his expertise with local writers by hosting a session of his renowned Screenwriter School on January 24th and 25th.

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