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Hollywood reopening plan for movie, TV production during COVID-19

Date: June 2, 2020

Hollywood gives a glimpse of what film and TV work could look like in the years ahead after the pandemic completely shut down production in March

Read on USA TODAY

Killer Mike explains how he ended up making that powerful speech Friday

Date: June 2, 2020

Atlanta rapper and activist Killer Mike had no plans to speak last Friday during Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ press conference attempting to quell violence during protests over George Floyd’s death

Read on AJC

‘Contagion’ Helmer to Lead DGA’s COVID-19 Committee

Date: April 16, 2020

Contagion’ Helmer Steven Soderbergh to Lead Directors Guild’s COVID-19 Committee

Read in The Hollywood Reporter

Reopening Hollywood 101

Date: April 15, 2020

From Insurance To Testing, Crowd Scenes & Craft Services, Here Are The Pandemic Problems Studios Are Trying To Solve Before The Re-Start

Read on Deadline

Filming in the City

Date: February 22, 2020

We love to see our film community flourishing!

On February 22, our office hosted our initial “Filming in the City” community engagement event in partnership with the Location Managers Guild International (LMGI).

This platform brought together City of Atlanta stakeholders, Marta, GDOT, film location managers and productions to discuss best practices for filming in the city.

The event included breakfast, a meet-and-greet, a panel discussion, and a breakout session that featured all city departments.

Check out the recap!