Five Free Events at the Atlanta Film Festival

Yes, you heard correctly there are five FREE events at this year’s Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF). The festival, which spans over eleven days from April 4-11, 2019, has over 150 events and more than 30,000 attendees. Even with the packed schedule of programming, ATLFF is offering five free events open to the public.

Free Events at the Atlanta Film Festival

ATLFF Screenplay Competition: Script Read
Friday, April 5, 2019, 4:00 PM
Hilan Theatre, 798 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306

Join us for a script read of selections from each of the three 2019 Atlanta Film Festival Feature Screenplay Competition winners, featuring local SAG-AFTRA actors.

Free admission with advance RSVP.

ACVB Presents: “Music Voyager”
Monday, April 8, 2019, 6:00 PM
Plaza Theatre Main, 1049 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

Join us and the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau for the world premieres of “Music Voyager” episodes 5 & 6 that feature yours truly—the Atlanta Film Festival—as well as the Plaza Theatre, Dad’s Garage, Paris on Ponce, Karen Anderson & Tiny Doors, Atlanta United and more!

Free admission with advance RSVP.

The Florida State University College Of Motion Picture Arts Presents:Selected Keylight Films
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 6:00 PM
Plaza Theatre Main, 1049 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

The FSU College of Motion Pictures Arts presents a showcase of eight short student films followed by a panel discussion with representatives from the College. Ranked by The Hollywood Reporter as one of the top 25 film schools in the country, FSU College of Motion Picture Arts produces student films that regularly win prestigious awards like the Student Emmys and Oscars. Join us for an evening of cinematic entertainment as we showcase this year’s selected Keylight Films.

Free admission with advance RSVP
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Eastside Trail // Atlanta BeltLine & Historic Fourth Ward Park

After a year hiatus, SOUND+VISION — ATLFF’s signature mid-week event—returns! Join us on the Eastside Trail of the Atlanta BeltLine and Historic Fourth Ward Park for a night of live music, daring virtual reality films, unforgettable art installations, rockin’ music videos and Atlanta’s best food trucks! Previously held at Atlanta landmarks like The Goat Farm and Ponce City Market, this event is a true festival highlight!Previous performers include Big Freedia, Tank and the Bangas, HelloOcho, Kodie Shane, Lonnie Holley, Gringo Star, Biters, Jungol.

Free admission. No RSVP necessary.

Presentation of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” Season 8 Premiere
Sunday, April 14, 2019, 9:00 PM
Plaza Theatre Main, 1049 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

HBO is partnering with ATLFF to give guests a chance to see the final season premiere on the big screen at The Plaza!

Free admission with advance RSVP.

Planning on attending the Atlanta Film Festival this year? Or planning to check out any of these free events in Atlanta? Let us know! We’ll be in attendence all week and would love to say hi!


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