2017 Atlanta Underground Film Festival

 

 

 

This weekend will mark the 14th annual Atlanta Underground Film Festival.  The festival will be held the new Synchronicity Theatre in Midtown.  

Atlanta Underground Film Festival (AUFF) touts itself as more than just a traditional film festival. It was founded in 2004 to provide indie filmmakers an outlet to express their creative talent at the grassroots level.  AUFF features artists who think outside of the box to create films that thrive outside of mainstream competitions.  This film festival provides a platform for the astounding work of local indie filmmakers to be heard.  Filmmakers are “from every corner of the earth, with a good mix of local, national, and international films,” says a spokesperson for the festival.  

The festival will take place Friday through Sunday and will include over six dozen films.  Highly anticipated films include: 

Tempest Storm 

 

Devil’s Whisper 

 

Back for Good

 

Nowhere Michigan 

 

Whitney Can I Be Me

 

 

A few award categories will include the following:

 

Best Feature 

Best Documentary Feature 

Best Comedy Documentary Feature 

Best Comedy Feature 

Best Director 

Best Drama Feature 

Best Horror Feature 

 

For more details about this festival, visit www.auff.org.

 


 

 

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2017 Atlanta Horror Film Festival

 

 

Halloween is approaching, and ghosts and goblins will be making their debut soon.  Some of these of these creepy beings will be appearing in the films this weekend hosted by the Atlanta Horror Film Festival.   This year will mark the 11th season for the festival and attendees at this year’s celebration are poised to have a ghoulish, good time.  Some films that will be showcased this weekend are as follows:

 

Replace

Elise’s Nightmare

Don’t Turn Me Off

The Glass Coffin

Earworm

The Frozen Eye

Here + After

Twin

 

These films will scare the living daylights out of you.  Check out the horror fest October 19-22 at the Sychronicity Theater.  For more info visit www.atlantahorrorfilmfest.com 

 


 

 

 

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