I always purchase my ticket early to get the discount, and originally the festival was in February. However, they have changed the dates to coincide with a music festival called Bragg Jam. So the dates are July 16 through July 19. Last year, Matthew Modine was a featured speaker.
Film festivals are springing up all over. Milledgeville Film Festival is this weekend, and they have a surprisingly good line-up. The small film festivals allow more interaction with the audience in panel discussions and speakers.
Search on the internet for film festivals in your area. Many new venues have opened in recent years.
|Cherry Street 567 Center which is headquarters for the Macon Film Festival|
|Gray, GA filmmaker and guest speaker Mink Stole|