2020 ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL — Creative Conference
May 4th - 8th, 2020

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As ATLFF's educational programming track, the five-day Creative Conference consists of roughly 40 panels, talks and demos that delve deeper into the captivating world of cinema, focusing on topics such as screenwriting, acting, producing, casting, funding and distribution—and how they all come together to make a film or television episode. For a decade now the Creative Conference has been empowering filmmakers and entertainment professionals to launch their careers.

Previous year panelists have included:

  • Producer Tom Luse; Walking Dead

  • Oscar Winning Producer Maggie Monteith; Searching for Sugar Man, The Lovers & the Despot, The Fight

  • Actor Karen Ceesay; Walking Dead, Stranger Things, Black Lightning, The Gifted

  • Jeff Shotz; Legacies, The Vampire Diaries, The Originals

  • Jeff Fastner; Archer

Each year we have talent from studios/companies, such as:

  • HBO

  • AMC

  • Sesame Street

  • Adult Swim

  • Cartoon Network

  • Adobe

  • Academy Awards

  • Cox Media