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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Spring 2019
Jun
1
to Jun 2

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Spring 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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BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (06/08/19)
Jun
8
9:30 AM09:30

BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (06/08/19)

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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GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 2019
Aug
10
to Aug 11

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Summer 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 2019
Nov
16
to Nov 17

GPP/ATLFS present The PA Academy - Fall 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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BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (03/16/19)
Mar
16
9:30 AM09:30

BACK TO ONE: FILMMAKING BASICS CLASSES (03/16/19)

  • Discover DeKalb Convention & Visitors Bureau (map)
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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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Writing Characters That Are Story Engines with Katiedid Langrock
Feb
23
11:00 AM11:00

Writing Characters That Are Story Engines with Katiedid Langrock

Your characters are everything. They are the heart and soul of every movie and television show. They own the emotional attachment of your audience. And, when constructed well, characters become such a dynamic force that they take on a life of their own. This is the ultimate goal. This is what turns a movie from good to great and a show from enjoyable to binge-able. This is what gets your story sold.

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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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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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Eat, Drink & B-Indie: New Year, New Story
Jan
15
7:30 PM19:30

Eat, Drink & B-Indie: New Year, New Story

Got that great script collecting dust on your desk for months, or even years? What’s keeping you from making your film? No time? No money? No crew? Well it’s time for NO EXCUSES! 2019 brings with it new opportunities and renewed energy. There’s never a better moment than the new year to start a project. But how do you overcome the road blocks on the journey to success? Our panel of accomplished filmmakers will talk about the obstacles of making their first film, and how they overcame them. Bring your questions to this month’s EDBI to get advice on starting your next story.

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16mm Film Workshop presented by Kodak Film Lab Atlanta
Dec
15
9:00 AM09:00

16mm Film Workshop presented by Kodak Film Lab Atlanta

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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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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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)
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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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