Web Series Creators Will Grow Atlanta’s Entertainment Industry

By: Walyce Almeida  More and more people are cutting the cable cord and relying on Internet service to access on-demand entertainment that fits their tastes. This has created an opportunity for independent producers, directors, writers, and actors to find an audience for their web shows. And according to panelists at the ATL WEBFEST, a conference […]

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Celebrating The Digital Entertainment Revolution in the South!

Atlanta declares October 25 ATL WEBFEST Digital Entertainment Day ATLANTA (Tuesday, October 21, 2014) — ATL WEBFEST announced today that they will receive a proclamation from the City of Atlanta declaring Saturday, October 25, ATL WEBFEST Digital Entertainment day in Atlanta. This day recognizes ATL WEBFEST for its contribution to Atlanta’s culture and arts community. […]

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2014 ATL WEBFEST Official Selections Announced

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS ANNOUNCED! 2nd Annual Digital Entertainment Festival at Georgia Tech Takes Place October 24-26, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia ATLANTA, Georgia (Tuesday, September 23, 2014) — ATL WEBFEST at Georgia Tech announced the official selections of web series to be screened at the 2nd annual event in Atlanta, GA on October 24-26, 2014. Co-hosted with […]

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#AWFCHAT with Mike Thomas, Executive-in-Charge of Production at Turner Studios

#AWFCHAT with Mike Thomas, Executive-in-Charge of Production at Turner Studios

Written by: Catherine Satcher Last week we had Mike Thomas  join us for our weekly tweet chat. If you don’t know Mike, he is the Executive-in-Charge of Production at Turner Studios. Over the years Mike has created and produced a number of award winning projects from digital to broadcast. He’s produced projects for ‪TNT, ‪TBS, ‪CNN, and ‪Adult Swim. […]

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#AWFCHAT with TBS Digital Marketing Manager La’Teecha Davis

#AWFCHAT with TBS Digital Marketing Manager La’Teecha Davis

Written by: Catherine Satcher Hopefully you were able to join us for our latest Tweet Chat on September 9th,  where we caught up with La’Teecha Davis, Digital Marketing Manager at TBS. La’Teecha’s team is responsible for promoting unscripted programming as well as late night and animation. Shows that La’Teecha has worked on include King of the Nerds, starring […]

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9 Reasons Why You Should Submit to ATL WEBFEST

9 Reasons Why You Should Submit to ATL WEBFEST

Written by: Catherine Satcher ATL WEBFEST is an interactive conference and festival designed to connect the film, business, and technology communities in a way that will spark new ideas and showcase the talent and innovation that the southeast has to offer. If you’re hesitant to submit your series, don’t be. Here are 9 reasons you should […]

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#AWFchat with Award Winning Director, Writer and Cinematographer @VincentPeone

#AWFchat with Award Winning Director, Writer and Cinematographer @VincentPeone

Written by: Catherine Satcher Award winning director, writer and cinematographer, Vincent Peone joined us for another exciting Tweet Chat earlier this week. Vincent was a founding team member of  CollegeHumor’s original content team and is currently developing a TV show with Comedy Central. Vincent attributes his journey into filmmaking as an alternative option to giving up on […]

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#AWFchat: Insight into Crowdfunding with @AlbinBajramovic

#AWFchat: Insight into Crowdfunding with @AlbinBajramovic

Written by: Catherine Satcher Earlier this week we hosted our second Tweet Chat with Albin Bajramovic  and learned the ins and outs of  crowdfunding. Albin is the founder of FundCaster.co, a  crowdfunding statistics and prediction engine.   So what does FundCaster.co do? They use Big Data, Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics to help entrepreneurs analyze and increase their chances of […]

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ATL WEBFEST Kicks of 2014 Tweet Chat Series

ATL WEBFEST Kicks of 2014 Tweet Chat Series

Last week we hosted our first Tweet Chat of the year with  Glenn Woods,  who led us in conversation regarding social media and content strategy. Glenn Woods (@iamgwoods) is a dynamic Social Media Editor and Content Strategist for Radio One. At the start of our chat, Glenn provided us with a great explanation of content marketing defining […]

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