What's the Future of Georgia's Film/TV Production Industry?

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Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center

75 Langley Drive

Auditorium on First Floor

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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Join us for a conversation on "What's the Future of Georgia Film/TV Production Industry?" as part of the 18th Urban Mediamakers Film Festival 2019. This is a free event and open to the public to discuss:

  • The Effect of Georgia's 'Heartbeat' Bill and other recent legislation on the Film/TV Industry

  • The ALCU, Planned Parenthood and other organizations lawsuit against the State of Georgia in response to the "Heartbeat" bill.

  • How can citizens and residents of Georgia support the ALCU, Planned Parenthood and other organizations' fight against Georgia's "Heartbeat" bill?

  • Should there be a boycott of Georgia's Film/TV Industry?

  • How can residents participate in Georgia's Film/TV Production Industry (Individuals, Actors, Production and Entrepreneurs)?

Invited Guest Speakers:

  • Staci Fox, President and CEO at Planned Parenthood Southeast

  • Daphne Hayes, Writer, Director, Producer, Reel Girl Films

  • Reece Odum, Georgia-Born Actress and 2019 Urban Mediamakers Alumnae Award Recipient

  • ACLU Georgia Representative

  • Center for Reproductive Health Representative

  • Additional guest speakers to be announced.

Moderated by Cheryle Renee Moses, founder/producer, BlackGwinnett Magazine and Urban Mediamakers.

UMFF 2019 Top 10 Writers Announcement
During this event,
the official script writers (shorts and features) in competition during UMFF 2019 will be announced.

UMFF 2019 Competition - Advertising/Marketing Campaign, Commercial, Trailer, PSA | Live Voting
The official selections in the categories of advertising/marketing campaign, commercial, trailer and PSA will compete during this event. With a runtime of 30 minutes, creators from around the world will showcase their work and you, the audience, will vote on the best in each category.

We invite you to join us for this event and bring your family and friends. Networking, information, a writer's salute, short form projects competition, food, sodas and water.

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FREE VENDOR TABLES AVAILABLE TO DISTRIBUTE INFORMATION ONLY FOR CREATIVE BUSINESSES, SOCIAL/JUSTICE NON-PROFITS, AND ENTREPRENEURS - CALL 404.590.1691 AND ASK FOR RENEE.

The 18th Urban Mediamakers Film Festival (UMFF), running October 10-16, 2019 throughout Gwinnett County, GA — Duluth, Lilburn, Lawrenceville — and metro-Atlanta. Congratulations to the official selections of UMFF 2019. Congratulations to our official selections.

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Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center

75 Langley Drive

Auditorium on First Floor

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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