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Atlanta City Councilmember Joyce Sheperd Co-Hosts Free Film and Television Career Opportunities Symposium Saturday

Post Date:11/29/2017 6:19 PM

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Council Communications
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave. S.W. 
Atlanta, GA 30303

 

CONTACT:
Talia Moffitt
Public Information Officer – Council Communications
(404) 546-1835 / (404) 409-5137
tkmoffitt@atlantaga.gov 

November 29, 2017

Atlanta City Councilmember Joyce Sheperd Co-Hosts Free Film and Television Career Opportunities Symposium Saturday

 

WHO:              District 12 Atlanta City Councilmember Joyce Sheperd
                         Urban League of Greater Atlanta                                                                                                                                                 Georgia Film Academy                                                                                                                                                                   Fort McPherson LRA Community Engagement Sub-Committee Jobs Task Force
                         WorkSource Atlanta

WHAT:            Film and Television Career Opportunities Symposium

WHEN:            Saturday, Dec. 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE:         WorkSource Atlanta, 818 Pollard Boulevard S.W. in Atlanta

           

Background: Councilmember Joyce Sheperd will co-host a free symposium Saturday on film and TV career opportunities in the city of Atlanta. Attendees will be able to get information on Atlanta’s film industry, training, networking organizations and professional opportunities. The symposium will include a panel of film and television professionals and film studio executives. Representatives from Tyler Perry Studios, the Georgia Film Academy and Screen Gems will share insight on career opportunities, networking, training, and how to break into the industry and build a career in film and television. The symposium is not a career fair.

For more information or to register for the event, visit http://ulgatl.org/events/film-careers/.

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