Intro to movie industry classes for interested DeKalb residents

Classes offered by the DeKalb Entertainment Commission are geared toward people who are interested in working in metro Atlanta’s growing entertainment industry.

DeKalb teens and adults interested in career in metro Atlanta’s growing entertainment industry can sample a range of workshops in film, television and digital media this summer and fall for a nominal fee.

The classes, offered by the DeKalb Entertainment Commission, have limited space and registration is required.

Workshops range from introduction to film business and writing a résumé to land an entertainment job, to movie production, script writing and budgeting, and renting your home as a movie set.

On Aug. 4, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., participants can attend Intro to the Film Business 101, Starting a Career in the Film Business 102, and Resumes for Film and TV 103 at Discover DeKalb Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1957 Lakeside Parkway, Suite 510 in  Tucker.

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