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Legal Workshop Series | Film Legal 101

Atlanta Film Festival

Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

Legal Workshop Series | Film Legal 101

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Film Legal 101
Registration is for the 9:30am to 12:30pm Film Legal 101 workshop ONLY. No refunds will be granted after the registration deadline (June 26th, 2014).
Ended $75.00 $4.74

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The Atlanta Film Festival and Deborah Gonzales, Esq. are excited to partner for three affordable and invaluable workshops, laying out the legal fundamentals every filmmaker and televsion content creator needs in their knowledge-base.

It won't make you an attorney, but it will give you enough information to know how to protect yourself and how to keep your film and/or TV project legal!

NOTE: This registration page is for FILM LEGAL 101, the first workshop in our three-part series. To view details and register for the other workshops in this series, please click the appropriate link below; or you can visit the Atlanta Film Festival website here for a comprehensive look at all workshops offered as part of this legal series. 

FILM LEGAL 101 (current page)

Saturday, June 28th
9:30AM to 12:30PM
$75.00 Non-Member 
$60.00 ATLFF Members
Registration Deadline: Thursday, June 26th | 5PM
Total Capacity: 50 Students
Location: 25 Park Place NE, Atlanta GA, 30303 | Sub-Basement 

This three-hour session will cover the three C's of filmmaking law: copyrights, contracts and clearances. In addition, it will offer insights into the following: 

  • Film & TV Industry's Current Status
  • Latest Hollywood Legal Disputes
  • Special Legal Considerations (i.e. casting minors)
  • Insurance & Financial Concerns
  • and more!

Deborah Gonzalez, Esq. is an entertainment attorney licensed in New York and Georgia who handles all legal aspects of the creative process in film and television, from option contracts to distribution. Clients includes producers, screen writers, actors and studios, among others. 

DISCLAIMER: These sessions are provided for general educational purposes and should not be construed as legal advice. Participation in these workshops DOES NOT create an attorney-client relationship with the facilitator. 


Interested in being the first to find out about workshops and film industry opportunities like this one, and receive a 20% discount in the process? Become a member of the Atlanta Film Festival today and receive year-round benefits such as: invitations to advanced screenings, free tickets to special ATLFF screenings at The Plaza Theatre, access to free members-only workshops and webinars, a 20% discount on year-round screenings, events, and workshops, and much more! 

Plus, every membership comes with access to our annual 10-day film festival -- March 20-29th, 2015. Memberships purchased now will provide you with access to all of the above mentioned benefits until 12.31.2015!

For more details regarding our membership and festival pass/card options, or to receive expedited membership subscription in order to take advantage of a discount on this class series, please email Jessica Hinckle (jessica@atlantafilmfestival.com) for further information.

As always, thank you for supporting the Atlanta Film Festival!

Have questions about Legal Workshop Series | Film Legal 101? Contact Atlanta Film Festival

When & Where

Atlanta Film Festival
25 Park Place NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

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Atlanta Film Festival

The Atlanta Film Festival is a membership-based 501(c)(3) arts non-profit with a mission to lead the community in creative and cultural discovery through the moving image. ATLFF presents a diverse slate of year-round offerings for film-lovers, filmmakers, and industry professionals.  Year round programs —screenings, parties, panels, workshops, and other educational events –provide a forum for building the community of film lovers and film supporters.  By bringing audiences and filmmakers together, the Festival has the opportunity to broaden the perspective of both artists and moviegoers. 

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