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Check Out Our December Workshops!


Some fun stuff coming up in December!

  • Our partner, the Athens Clarke County Water Conservation Office, is hosting a FREE writing/directing workshop for teens & adults who are entering the Ripple Effect Film Festival taught by Brian Armes!
  • We're doing a 2nd Saturday session of Brian Armes' Hollywood 101 - just in time to get ready for his January screenwriting class.
  • AND George Adams' popular acting class on Wednesdays has a few open spots so you might want to jump on that!

Stay tuned for January classes and holiday gift certificates! 

Learn to Write and Direct a Great Short Film for the Ripple Effect

Sunday December 7th 2014 / TIME: 1:00 to 5:00
$FREE! - This workshop is intended for teens and adults who plan to enter the Ripple Effect Film Project.
more info/register »

Hollywood 101: Screenwriting Do’s, Don’ts & Why’s

Saturday December 13th 2014 / TIME: 10am - 2pm
$45 - Learn the “do”s, the “do not”s and the all important “why”s essential to the craft of Screenwriting
more info/register »

Actor’s Gym: The Road To Becoming A Professional Actors

Every Wednesday / TIME: 6:30-8:30pm
$65/month - Learn to create dynamic characters and how to work as an actor.
more info/register »

What are folks saying about Film Athens EDU?
"Film Athens classes are truly worth the investment. I will return often."
Film Athens has begun to coalesce local talent into a network that is accessible to all during these early days of the digital cinema revolution."
"Keep the cool EDU sessions coming!"


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Coming in 2015:

Acting classes for all ages

Screenwriting Classes 

Hollywood 102 - Writing your First Draft in Eight Weeks
Hollywood 103 - Navigating the Rewrite and Beyond
Hollywood 110 - Screenwriting Workshop

Producing Classes
Hollywood 201 - Producing from Development and Preproduction
Hollywood 202 - Production and Post-Production

Directing Classes
Hollywood 301 - Finding Story, Approaching Scripts, and Preproduction
Hollywood 302 - Directing On-Set and in Post-Production
Hollywood History 


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