Recent Atlanta Film Festival Screenings and Events
The Art of Film: Crafting the Look. How a Director, Production Designer, and Director of Photography prep and collaborate to create the look and feel of a project in preproduction.
Learn what to look for in a business proposal, how to identify concerns and potential problems, and ways to protect yourself from fraud.
The One-Day Mini Film Academy for students, newbies, and transfers offers courses like "Intro to the Film Biz," "Intro to Office, Set and Art PA" and "How to Create a Proper Film Resume and Network for a Gig."
Enjoy some light hors d'oeuvres and cocktails, mingle with volunteers from previous festivals, and discover what volunteering for the festival is all about!
WonderRoot's local film block is back at the Plaza! See ten short films for $10 and support indie film; FREE for ATLFS Members. Presented by ATLFS and the Plaza Theatre Foundation.
The #ATLFS New Mavericks Film Series returns as a full day of shorts screenings, networking, and education in celebration of the women on both sides of the lens. Admission is pay-what-you-can.
Argentine tango dancers María Nieves Rego and Juan Carlos Copes discuss their personal and professional relationship in UN TANGO MÁS (OUR LAST TANGO). This Argentinian film concludes our 2016 CineMás Film Series.
The last #EDBI of the year is a Behind-the-Scenes look at all things ATLFS! Join us in launching our #30Kin30Days Kickstarter at Manuel's Tavern.
Rialto Center for the Arts and #ATLFS present a special near-90th anniversary screening of METROPOLIS, brought to life by live Alloy Orchestra accompaniment.
This two day, bootcamp-style Production Assistant workshop 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 as an office or on set production assistant.
A woman distracts a criminal by sharing three of the dozens of tales she has written from different periods of Cuba's history. ESPEJUELOS OSCUROS (DARK GLASSES) continues our 2016 CineMás Film Series. Lead actor Luis Alberto García will be in attendance!
See 12th Street Productions' red carpet World Premiere of Atlanta's latest & most fabulous reality TV pilot, ATLANTA'S A DRAG!
A young indigenous woman does not want to live in the modern world until it saves her life during a pregnancy complication. Guatemalan film IXCANUL kicks off our 2016 CineMás Film Series.
Three official selections from the 2016 Festival del Film Locarno have their Atlanta premieres. Presented in partnership between ATLFS and the Consulate General of Switzerland in Atlanta.
Tour Silver Scream FX Lab and go behind the scenes with lead makeup artist and visual effects guru Shane Morton! Currents is open to TEENS and their chaperones.
At this month's New Mavericks networking event, explore critical roles in film logistics with a panle of local professionals in producing, ADing, locations managing and more.
October's #EDBI is your opportunity to network with all things Atlanta animation. Whether an animator looking to flaunt your skills or a non-animator whose project needs some, this mixer is the right place to make those connections.
The latest installment of Homespun, a curated film series for locally made short documentaries about Atlantan subjects, plays the Plaza Theatre October 12th. ATLFS Members receive free admission!
#ATLFS presents the first A3C Film Lounge, a three-night multimedia open house and networking hub hosted by Joystick Gamebar.
Discuss how to give and receive constructive feedback with special guests from CultivATL before practicing the art of critique on live screenplay readings from local New Mavericks.
September's EDBI will walk you through Georgia's tax incentives for eligible productions: what they are, who they're for, and how you can use them on your upcoming project.
Join us just outside Ponce City Market for an afternoon of large scale prop creation! Learn how to build a six-foot rocketship for the September 10th Beltline Lantern Parade with help from Variables Press and Binders Art Supplies.
ASIFA-South and MORIN Entertainment Law present Business Basics for Creatives, Pt. 4: Creative Collaborations, addressing how to collaborate effectively to achieve commercial success.
Join us for a special presentation on the benefits of maintaining an eco-friendly film set with special guest Micheline Birkhead. Presented in part with Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour ATL 2016, held August 25-27.
Telluride Mountainfilm on Tour ATL is a festival of films showcasing cultures worth exploring, environments worth preserving, adventures worth pursuing, and conversations worth sustaining.
The Atlanta Film Society's Revenge of the Summer Series concludes with a 20th anniversary screening of "Mars Attacks!" at the Plaza Theatre!
A 20th anniversary screening of F. Gary Gray's "Set it Off" continues the Atlanta Film Society's Revenge of the Summer Series at the Plaza Theatre!