Post Production Workflow: "The Secret to an Outstanding Edit” Master Class
Sep
23
to Sep 24

Post Production Workflow: "The Secret to an Outstanding Edit” Master Class

Thanks to the increased affordability of editing software and a wide array of online tutorials, digital editing is more accessible than ever before. However, proficiency with Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, or Final Cut Pro is not what distinguishes a professional edit from an amateur one.

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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Fall 2017
Nov
4
to Nov 5

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Fall 2017

  • Production Consultant & Equipment/PC&E (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This two day, bootcamp-style Production Assistant workshop is perfect for those just starting their career in the industry as well as those looking to advance their knowledge of what it takes to succeed as an office or on-set production assistant working on commercials, industrials, music videos, independent films, television series and studio features.

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Eat Drink & B-Indie: Development and the Writer's Room
Aug
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

Eat Drink & B-Indie: Development and the Writer's Room

Concerned about the lack of local above the line training and content creation development, in 2013 Linda Burns launched a free monthly workshop called The D-Girl Project. Named to honor Hollywood's D-Girls or Development Girls, the D-Girl was an entry level position and responsible for reading screenplay submissions, identifying worthy ones, offering coverage, and pitching the scripts up the food chain for possible production.

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Michael Lucker's Screenwriter School
Aug
5
to Aug 6

Michael Lucker's Screenwriter School

  • Emory University Psychology Building Room #220 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Attendees from the Atlanta Film Festival may recognize Michael Lucker as one of the mentors of the Screenwriter's Retreat, where three winners from the ATLFF Screenplay Competition spent three days at Serenbe, polishing their scripts with screenwriting experts. A one-time assistant to Steven Spielberg, Lucker has written more than twenty feature screenplays for studios such as Paramount, Disney, DreamWorks, Fox, and Universal (including "Vampire in Brooklyn," "Home on the Range," and the Academy Award-nominated "Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron").

He is offering a unique opportunity to share his expertise with local writers by hosting a session of his renowned Screenwriter School on August 5 - 6, 2017.

ATLFS Members save 10% on registration!

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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 2017
Jul
22
to Jul 23

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 2017

  • Production Consultants & Equipment /PC&E (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This two day, bootcamp-style Production Assistant workshop is perfect for those just starting their career in the industry as well as those looking to advance their knowledge of what it takes to succeed as an office or on-set production assistant working on commercials, industrials, music videos, independent films, television series and studio features.

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New Mavericks Meet-up: The Short on Short Films
Jun
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

New Mavericks Meet-up: The Short on Short Films

Ready to make your next short film? Ever wondered what goes into the process? Accomplished filmmaker Kathy Berardi gives insight into the world of short film making, and speaks on her experience in the arena. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with her, after the presentation, to get advice on how to prepare for their next project.

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Currents: How Stuff Works
Jun
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

Currents: How Stuff Works

Started in 1998 as a hobby, HowStuffWorks.com has grown into a multimedia empire featuring podcasts, vlogs, a broadcast tv show and more, reaching an audience of more than 58 million per year. Visit their Atlanta studio on this tour. This event is limited to teens to and their chaperones and will fill fast, RSVP via Eventbrite.

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Eat, Drink & B-Indie: 2017 Festival Preview
Mar
21
7:30pm 7:30pm

Eat, Drink & B-Indie: 2017 Festival Preview

Join us Tuesday, March 21st to meet and congratulate many of the local filmmakers accepted into the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival. From docs and narratives to VR and pilots to first time filmmakers and those more seasoned, we'll introduce you to the directors, hear about their projects, screen trailers, and give you a sneak peek of the festival! 

Filmmakers in attendance include:

Tim Hall, Jon Watts, Brantley Watts, Fran Burst, Cameron Schwartz, Jak Wilmont, Babacar Ndiaye, Abijeet Achar, Jason Drakeford, and Rashel Stephenson.



The first 40 (age-appropriate) attendees receive a drink ticket for a FREE Pabst Blue Ribbon. As always, this event is free & open to the public. 

 

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New Mavericks Meet-up: Festival Showcase
Mar
16
7:00pm 7:00pm

New Mavericks Meet-up: Festival Showcase

It’s the final countdown! This month's New Mavericks networking event is only eight days away from the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival. With more New Mav filmmakers in the festival than ever before, you won't want to miss this chance to mix and mingle. Meet the local New Mavs filmmakers, gain first-hand insight into their vision, and see a sneak peek of this year’s programming selection.

Join us Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm for the New Mavericks Showcase at Manual's Tavern.

Please remember Manual's Tavern generously provides our meeting space for free, so please grab a bite to eat, something to drink, and tip the fantastic server working the event!

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Currents: Tour of Turner
Mar
7
5:30pm 5:30pm

Currents: Tour of Turner

Join us for a tour of the one and only Turner, where we'll get a peek behind the scenes of March Madness and more.

This event is limited to the 20 attendees and will fill fast, RSVP via Eventbrite! No one admitted without ticket. 

Currents is a monthly film networking event for TEENS presented by re:imagine ATL and #ATLFS. Currents seeks to create connections between Atlanta youth and the film industry through networking and project-based learning.

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