Late last year, we sat down with Ricky Hawkins of the Alida Hotel in Savannah. The property was nearly ready to open and the entertainment industry was already top of mind. Now that the hotel is in full swing, we can say it is certainly ready for primetime.
Alex Travis, Community Engagement Coordinator with Troy University-Phenix City, talks to us about the university’s support of the Way Down Film Festival and Society and discusses their meet and greets and screenings that occur monthly.
Kris Bagwell is EVP at EUE/Screen Gem Studios in Atlanta. Today he talks to us about issues that could impact the tax credits including social legislation and adding on items to what is already one of the best programs in the world.
Gannon Murphy is Director of Business Development at Cinelease. The company has 12 locations and today we asked about the firm’s commitment to Georgia.
Chris Escobar is the Executive Director of the Atlanta Film Society. Today he talks about how to acquire a career in this industry and all the opportunities available.
Jim Stone is CEO of Tytan Pictures. Today he speaks with us about ‘Redemption’, the working title of the Darryl Strawberry movie the company is working on.
Alan Clarke is a partner at Taylor English. He is group focuses on the entertainment industry. Today he talks to us about contracts and why it is so important to have a solid understanding of papers signed and agreed upon.