A key stop on the Oscar festival circuit, SCAD Savannah Film Festival is screening a total of 159 films, including 35 narrative films, 15 documentary films and 109 shorts, more than any year before. Over 1,800 films were submitted for the festival.
The company has plans to release between four and six films for theatrical and digital distribution per year. Crazy Legs Features is already in pre-production on several projects, with its first film, Front Row Killer, beginning principal photography today.
DEADLINE released the news yesterday that the North American and UK rights to Takashi Doscher’s newest feature, “ONLY,” have been acquired by Vertical Entertainment. Produced by Tadmor, with Gabrielle Pickle and Eyal Rimmon; and Co-Produced by Craig Miller, it will be released in 2020.
My Marjorie Kouns – Body as Canvas works complement the industry needs at this auspicious time. Plus, I’m super excited to be one of the calavera – sugar skull – face painters this Saturday, Nov. 2, from 2-8 p.m. at Atlanta’s Mutiny Artwrx for their Day of the Dead Art and Culture Festival!
A slow weekend with no major new releases saw a familiar face return to the top of the North American chart. Joker, now in its fourth week in theaters, came in first place after having slipped below Disney’s maligned Maleficent: Mistress of Evil last session.
“Growing and sustaining our arts and humanities sectors can create a catalyst for community revitalization and local economic development across the state. I congratulate the recipients of the 2019 Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities and thank these individuals and organizations for their tireless work toward the advancement of our state.”
George Koulouris owns Grecian Gyro, one of the fastest growing restaurants in Georgia. The company has found a niche in the entertainment industry catering many productions, entertainment parties and gatherings.
“It’s the secret sauce of the Georgia Film Academy,” Levy said. “If you do well — and we know most of our students who embrace training do well — they will get picked up for another gig and their film career will begin.”