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Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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The Georgia Film Industry: What Every Business Should Know

“In fiscal 2017, film and television productions in Georgia generated $9.5 billion in economic impact.” -Gov. Nathan Deal

Georgia is now the No. 1 filming location in the world, according to Film LA. In 2017, 320 film and television productions were shot in the state including several Marvel movies, AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” and Netflix’s “Stranger Things.”

Careers and business development in Georgia’s film industry abound with an array of opportunities available from
creative to technical and everything in between.

But, how can your business capitalize on Georgia’s billion-dollar film industry?

Join Forrest Tuff, CEO of One Vision Productions, as he provides valuable information on resources, organizations and networking techniques that may be useful in creating opportunities to work within the film industry.

$25 with pre-registration. Breakfast will be available.

About our Facilitator

Forrest Tuff is Chief Executive Officer of One Vision Productions, a multimedia production agency specializing in corporate and government video production, photography, aerial drone services, and graphic design. It was named one of Atlanta's "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" (2015-2018).

Tuff is also an award-winning filmmaker whose desire to entertain, teach, and inspire is the driving motivation behind his films. He has worked on more than 20 movies, from a major motion picture with 20th Century Fox to Indie films, and a nationally distributed documentary with the United States Department of Justice. A "Jack of Many Trades" he's been a writer, producer, director, cinematographer, drone pilot, sound mixer, editor, and actor on various films.

Tuff is a SCORE mentor. member of the American Screenwriters Association, Broadcast Music Inc., Drone Pilots Association, Filmmakers Alliance, Georgia Production Partnership, and Toastmasters. He has served as on the evaluation committees for the Atlanta Film Festival and Atlanta Jewish Film Festival; and judge for the Cause + Effect Georgia Progressive Film Festival, Telly Awards, and National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Southeast Regional Emmys.