Atlanta Film Chat
The #1 show about the Atlanta film industry since 2014. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @ATLFilmChat for updates!

Our Atlanta Film Festival coverage begins with the animators and illustrators behind animated short Starlight. They talk their time at SCAD, inspiration behind the short, and how much work goes into even the shortest of films!


Filmmakers behind indie film Atlanta Vampire Movie discuss the inspiration behind the movie, the many struggles faced to complete it, and why Atlanta should remember its indie roots!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_40_-_Atlanta_Vampire_Movie.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 2:18am EST

Kathy Berardi discusses teaching screenwriting courses, the struggles women face in the filmmaking world, and her start-up Red Clip Video that helps businesses make better videos!


Tom Cappello from Crazy Legs Productions (Swamp Murders, Your Worst Nightmare) discusses why reality programming isn't as bad as everyone thinks, the importance of story, and why the company mainly uses local talent!


Writer/director Ryan Lipscomb talks about his unique trajectory in his career, talking to Spike Lee, his film Bruise, and upcoming projects!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_37_-_Ryan_Lipscomb.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 7:00am EST

Matt Clanton from Act Tactical for Film comes on the show to talk about teaching actors to use weapons, gun safety on sets, and what movies and TV do right and wrong when it comes to police scenes!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_36_-_Matt_Clanton.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Brad Pilcher, Assistant Director of the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, chats about the 2015 festival, what kind of films we can expect, and shares crazy stories from previous festivals!


Jiyoung Lee and her creative partner Dave Bonawits talk about their latest film Female Pervert, getting accepted to the Slamdance and the Atlanta Film Festivals, and getting random emails from the Weinsteins!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_34_-_Jiyoung_Lee.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Forbes Top 1000 Entrepreneurs Under 30's Tara Ansley talks film finance, social entrepreneurship, and being involved with the Sundance Institute!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_33_-_Tara_Ansley.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 12:45pm EST

Writer/director Bret Wood talks about The Unwanted, the struggles of working in the indie world, his work with Kino Lorber, and gets assaulted by an attack cat!

Direct download: Atlanta_Film_Chat_-_Episode_32_-_Bret_Wood.mp3
Category:Atlanta film community -- posted at: 8:30am EST