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BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (12/01/18)
Dec
1
9:30 AM09:30

BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (12/01/18)

In this series of film classes, 20-year industry veteran, Producer Linda Burns, gives students the answers needed to begin their journey into the world of TV & Film. Register today to start your career on the right foot! Pick the film class that’s right for you, or save money by registering for all 3 classes together.

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Commercials Crash Course (3-Part Mini-Series)
Jan
19
9:30 AM09:30

Commercials Crash Course (3-Part Mini-Series)

As everyone knows, a career in the entertainment industry can be either “feast or famine”. One second you’re on an Avenger’s Movie, or Walking Dead shoot, the next you’re waiting by the phone for another job. Finding your next big gig on a film or TV show can be difficult, but few consider the opportunities in the commercial industry.

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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Winter 2019
Feb
23
to Feb 24

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Winter 2019

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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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Fall 2018
Nov
3
to Nov 4

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Fall 2018

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, and B-Indie: The Writer's Voice, Screenwriting for Indie Film
Oct
16
7:30 PM19:30

Eat, Drink, and B-Indie: The Writer's Voice, Screenwriting for Indie Film

From written word to the big screen, the writer’s journey is a rollercoaster of creativity. Developing a screenplay that is ready to go into production is a rigorous task. But what do you do when you’re both writer and director? Wearing multiple hats is common for indie filmmakers, and often they will be both content creator and visual storyteller.

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Investing in Film: Mitigating Risk and ROI Red Flags
Sep
30
1:30 PM13:30

Investing in Film: Mitigating Risk and ROI Red Flags

  • Porter Sanford III Performing Arts & Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This program is geared toward the smaller Georgia-based financier, who may not have solid experience investing in film projects or a strong understanding of how the business works. Someone with a financial investment between $10,000 and $250,000 is the ideal participant. This class is meant to arm the investor with information to help mitigate risk.

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How to be a Film Friendly Vendor
Sep
30
10:00 AM10:00

How to be a Film Friendly Vendor

  • Porter Sanford III Performing Arts & Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you’re looking to rent your home or business, rent your equipment / furniture / clothing / musical instruments, etc., or provide a service to those in the film business, this workshop will explain what to look for in contracts, what insurance paperwork you should require, and what to expect in general in this 24 hours a day, 7 day a week service industry.

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Entertainment Law: Copyright 101 - Protecting Your Work
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Entertainment Law: Copyright 101 - Protecting Your Work

Producing creative content is a labor of love. For many artists, developing a concept can take months or even years. Buried in the creative process, many filmmakers forget the legal side of crafting original content. Each year numerous I.P. lawsuits are filed, with some carrying settlements as high as $150,000 or more!

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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 2018
Aug
11
to Aug 12

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 2018

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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CELLULOID UNPLUGGED
Jul
23
7:00 PM19:00

CELLULOID UNPLUGGED

The Atlanta Film Society and Kodak Film Lab Atlanta invite you to a casual discussion of working with celluloid. Filmmakers from the just wrapped Independent Feature THE GIANT , filmed in Madison, Georgia, will discuss their Feature, craddle to completion of principle, which involved filming in 35mm 3perf and processing locally.

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Kodak Film Lab Atlanta Cinematography Workshop (16mm) 101
Jun
23
8:00 AM08:00

Kodak Film Lab Atlanta Cinematography Workshop (16mm) 101

Kodak Film Lab Atlanta in conjunction with the Atlanta Film Society will host an introductory course on film cinematography.

Local Atlanta Cinematographers will be on hand to demonstrate film loading , camera operations, lighting  and you will have the  opportunity to actually film using 16mm Kodak Motion Picture Film. You will also have the experience  to see film being processed and then transferred.  

Here is an occasion to learn filmmaking from local filmmakers.

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Women In Production Summit 2018
Jun
16
11:30 AM11:30

Women In Production Summit 2018

Making Georgia the Most Inclusive & Women-Friendly Market in the Country.

Featuring: RACHEL WATANABE-BATTON - CULTURE SHIFT & INCLUSION, A WIDE SHOT
Independent producer and media strategist - As founder of Contradiction & Struggle, an American production and consulting company, she is dedicated to telling authentic stories that reframe history and cultural understanding.

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Michael Lucker's Screenwriter School
Jun
9
to Jun 10

Michael Lucker's Screenwriter School

  • Emory University - Math & Science Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Michael Lucker has packed nearly every nut and bolt of the screenwriting craft into one wild and woolly two-day seminar that teaches you what you need to know to bring your story to life.  You’ll learn the tricks of the trade for creating great ideas, characters, plots, scenes, dialogue and description and leave confident of facing the blank page on your own.  Filled with film clips, screenplay reads and innovative class exercises, Michael makes the writing process real, easy, compelling and fun!  The class is lively with discussion, ripe with laughter and a comfortable environment for you to get all your questions answered.

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