Home Tags Atlanta Film Festival

Tag: Atlanta Film Festival

Suntrust Turner impact Atlanta arts community

Atlanta’s arts community relies on support from SunTrust and Turner. So what do the latest corporate shakeups mean?

With the news that SunTrust Bank had been acquired by BB&T and that the Turner Broadcasting name will soon be a thing of the past under AT&T's acquisition of WarnerMedia, many Atlanta nonprofits are asking questions about what these changes mean for corporate support of the arts in the city.
Atlanta Dogwood Festival

5 Atlanta events you won’t want to miss: April 11-17

Shop the art at the annual Dogwood Festival, sing along to Jimmy Buffett at Verizon Amphitheater, and enjoy the best of cinema at Atlanta Film Festival.
Maynard Jackson

A new documentary on Maynard Jackson delves deep into the struggles and scrutiny of Atlanta’s first black mayor

It’s now been 15 years since Maynard Jackson’s death, but the issues explored in the new documentary film about his life—the city’s fraught racial history, the expectations placed on a black mayor, the scrutiny on minority contracts for city business—feel very relevant today.
Atlanta Strees Alive

Which April Atlanta festival is right for you?

Jam at Sweetwater 420 Festival, devour a giant turkey leg at the Atlanta Renaissance Festival, watch the best international films at Atlanta Film Festival, or, if you just like cheese, go to Grilled Cheese Fest. Atlanta has a festival for everyone.
Kevin Gillese

Personal Endorsement: Atlanta Film Festival

Kevin Gillese, artistic director of Dad’s Garage "This is one of the best annual events not just because its programming is consistently inventive and high- quality, but also because they work hard to feature homegrown Atlanta...
The Founders

LPGA documentary The Founders premieres at Atlanta Film Festival

A few minutes into The Founders, Marlene Bauer-Hagge, one of the original 13 female golfers who banded together to create the Ladies Professional Golf Association in 1950, issues a warning and a challenge to the filmmakers: “You better get busy. There’s only four of us left!” The documentary’s Atlanta directors Charlene Fisk and Carrie Schrader took Bauer-Hagge at her word and fast-tracked this fascinating, educational, and emotional new documentary.
Atlanta festivals in April

16 Atlanta festivals to celebrate April

It's festival season in Atlanta! Enjoy April with these concerts, art fairs, films, and more.
Hotel Clermont

A new documentary offers a look at life inside Atlanta’s storied Clermont Hotel

Finally completed thanks in part to funds from a 2015 Kickstarter campaign, the documentary Hotel Clermont makes its Atlanta premiere this month at the 40th annual Atlanta Film Festival.

Which Atlanta festival is best for you? Follow this chart

Find the best fest for you with this handy flowchart, featuring fun for families, science-lovers, comedy aficionados, and more.

Follow Us

59,315FansLike
100,359FollowersFollow
498,038FollowersFollow