Classes, Workshops, & Seminars Held by the Atlanta Film Festival

Event Calendar
Workshop: So You Want to Make a Short Film?

Join us for the 1st in a series of 4 short filmmaking workshops with Kathy Berardi. Directing the Short Film as a Collaborative Effort.

Workshop: The Business Basics of Indie Filmmaking

Planning to produce a feature film but not sure where to start? Interested in peaking behind the curtain to see what it really takes? This class will teach you the importance of development - from financing to marketing and distribution, to help your film get off to a great start.

Workshop: It All Starts & Ends With the Story

Join us for the 2nd in a series of 4 short filmmaking workshops with Kathy Berardi. Deep-Dive Into the Crucial Storytelling Elements of a Successful Short Film

Workshop: The Production Basics of Indie Filmmaking

Whether you’re stepping up and producing your first film, production managing or ADing an indie, or looking to step up your game on the next one, this class is for you. From pre-production to post, this class walks you through the basics of production on an indie film.

Workshop: Producing Your Short Film

Join us for the 3rd in a series of 4 short filmmaking workshops with Kathy Berardi. Someone's Got to Do it & Why It Should Be You.

Workshop: Intro to the Film Business

Interested 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.

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.

Workshop: Creating a Proper Film Resume

Wonder why you send in your resume but don’t get a call? Is your film resume structured correctly or is it in corporate form? If you have film credits, this class helps you properly organize them into the traditional structure.

Workshop: Lights, Camera, Action!

Join us for the last in a series of 4 short filmmaking workshops with Kathy Berardi. An Introduction to the Most Important Steps in the Filmmaking Process.