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APRIL EVENTS - Big Lebowski & 2nd Tues Happy Hour & 24 Hourish Film Fest!!


Wed April 5th -  The Big Lebowski @ the Foundry
Tues April 11th - 2nd Tuesday Happy Hour @ Flicker
Fri April 14th - 24 Hourish Film Festival @ Flicker

We are super excited for an April full of our 2 favorite things - watching movies and making movies! Check out below for more info on our new monthly Cult Classic film series at the Foundry, our monthly networking event and the 6th semi-annual-ish 24 Hourish Film Festival (make a movie in a weekend!).

Wed April 5th - Cult Classics Wednesdays presents The Big Lebowski

(this week!) Film Athens and The Foundry have partnered to present a FREE monthly film series that we're calling Cult Classics Wednesdays.

Beginning Wednesday April 5th, The Foundry will host a first Wednesday of the month film viewing of fan favorites combined with unique dinner & drink specials.

The Big Lebowski - Wednesday April 5th
Film starts at 7:30 PM / Doors open at 5:00 PM / FREE / 18+ Show
Introduction by Andrew Shearer! 

Drink specials! 
$6 The Dude Abides-Espresso rum, coffee liquor, cream
$4 Terrapin cans all night!

A portion of all food & beverage sales will be donated to Film Athens non-profit each month.

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Tues April 11th - 2nd Tuesday Happy Hour -  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

2nd Tuesday Happy Hour is a monthly meet up for area filmmakers and film-curious. Come hang out with us!

With a special screening of the official music video for “Moral Compass" by local Athens band Muuy Biien created by the local filmmakers at Dominar Films. 

Tuesday April 11th @ Flicker Theatre & Bar - 5:30 PM happy hour / 7:00 PM sharp screening with a short talk-back with the filmmakers to follow. Come join us and hobnob with some of Athens talented creators.

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Fri April 14th - Sunday April 16th - 24 Hourish Film Festival part 6

Make a movie in a weekend!
Friday, April 14th 5:00 pm at Flicker: Teams receive a prop, a line of dialogue and a special requirement.
Sunday, April 16th, before noon: Teams turn in their finished films featuring all 3 (must be under 7 minutes)
Wednesday, April 26th at 9:00 pm: Viewing party of all entries and prizes awarded. Fun had by all!

Sign up fee is $10 per team. Sign-up ballots @ Flicker  

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