Atlanta Film Society presents Eat, Drink & B-Indie
Join us the third Tuesday of every month from 7:30pm - 9:30pm at Manuel’s Tavern (602 N Highland Avenue Northeast) for Eat, Drink & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois—a casual evening of networking, panel discussions, guest speakers, new equipment demos and more. The first 40 (age appropriate) attendees get a drink ticket for a free beer.
Upcoming Eat, Drink & B-Indies:
Join us Tuesday, February 20th at Manuel's Tavern for Eat, Drink & B-Indie: “Pitch-O-Rama Season 3”, with Michael Lucker of Screenwriter School.
Past Eat, Drink & B-Indies
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.
The art of film is not only what you see, but what you hear as well. From sound composition to Foley work, the mood of any great movie is set by the audio component.
There is a lot of confusion over what agents do for their clients and how to build relations with both casting agents and casting directors. We'll start with the difference between a casting agent and a casting director, when and how you get an agent, and how that relationship works from how much and when you pay them to whether these contracts should be exclusive or not, and why.
You’ve completed the final cut of your masterpiece, now what? If you’re expecting your film to get noticed, it takes more than just hoping to get into Sundance, it needs a strategy!
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.
Come join us at this month’s EDBI to get a chance to have some real talk with real attorneys and possibly avoid a trip to the courthouse Attorneys: Deborah Gonzalez Julie Roach Forrest Clinard Auric Steele Peter Duitsman Sponsored By: Letterbox Legal
Producer Linda Burns, Producer/Director Eric Blue, and Crogan Filmworks President Stanislav Shkilnyi discuss finding distribution before you begin production, self-distribution, and film sales.
Summer is just around the corner, and no/low budget indie features, shorts, webisodes, music videos and more will start crewing up.
Each participant gets 90 seconds to pitch a screenplay. Three judges decide the winners and are all industry professionals. Two runners up. One winner.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
EDBI's back at Manuel's Tavern with SCADfilm and GA Film Academy representatives to discuss their organizations' resources for local filmmakers.
Open Mic Night is back at #EDBI! Sign up ahead of time to pitch yourself, your project, your crew call, your crowdfunding campaign or anything else you need the Atlanta film community to know. FREE + open to the public.
June's #EDBI explores and breaks down epic stunt scenes with the choreographers and performers themselves.
May's #EDBI brings you a round table of representatives from some of Georgia's top film festivals! Learn about their inner workings over a cold Stella Artois.
Join us Tuesday, April 26th for a roundtable discussion and Q+A on what it takes to be a successful actor in the Atlanta industry.
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month's free film networking event will showcase 2016 ATLFF films and filmmakers from Atlanta.
Join us Tuesday night in the Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge for a panel discussion about the representation of race, gender, and age in Atlanta's film industry.
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month's EDBI is an open mic free-for-all. Sign up now!
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at Manuel's Tavern for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month, we will talk about the City of Atlanta's new film industry training program. Representatives from the Mayor's Office of Film & Entertainment, IATSE Local 479 and the Atlanta Workforce Development Agency will be in attendance.
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at Manuel's Tavern for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month, we will talk about crowdfunding and what you need to know about campaign videos, updates and perks.
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at Manuel's Tavern for Eat, Drink, & B-Indie presented by Stella Artois! This month will feature a diverse panel of people working in Atlanta's animation industry.