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2018 Careers in Film Summit

  • SCAD Show 173 14th Street Northeast 30309 (map)

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a Careers in Film Summit in Atlanta, on November 3, at SCADShow, in partnership with re:imagine/ATL, Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta (SCAD), DeKalb Entertainment Commission, African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) and Saunders Lockliear Entertainment (SLE).

Come learn about careers in the motion picture industry from working Academy members and film professionals. Discover the skills, education and hard work needed to achieve your dreams.

In a series of panels, Academy members and filmmakers will discuss their professions, share advice and address the skills that a career in film requires. Their areas of expertise span songwriting and composing, sound, editing, visual effects, costume design, production design, and animation. Sessions will also incorporate film clips and Q&As with students.

The summit is free and open to young adults, ages 14 - 22. However, tickets are required.


Parking is available in the deck located beside SCADshow for a fee. SCADshow is within walking distance of the MARTA Arts Center Station.


1:00 – 2:15 p.m. Above the Line Careers

2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Below the Line Careers

4:00 – 5:00 p.m. The Dream Team

5:15 – 6:00 p.m. Music in Film

Earlier Event: October 25
Open Studio: Animation
Later Event: November 6
CURRENTS: Sound Check!