A seven-day movie explosion, the ME Film Festival in Milledgeville showcases filmmaking talents from more than 45 countries May 18 - 24. Whether you're a creator or avid moviegoer, the ME Film Festival sets itself apart by creating an intimate atmosphere between other filmmakers and industry professionals. Come celebrate film through events including outdoor midnight horror screenings on the grounds of the abandoned Central State Hospital; industry panels offering a wide-range of experienced insight into craft building, crowdfunding, and social issues in the film industry; and a red carpet awards show.
Past guests and panelists have included actors Oscar winner Louis Gossett Jr, Scott Takeda (Gone Girl, Everything Must Go) and April Billingsley (The Walking Dead, The Vampire Diaries), industry Executive John Heinsen (VP of New Media, Producers Guild of America), and writer Jesse Zwick (Parenthood, About Alex). Keynote speakers have included Academy Award Nominated producers Cathleen Sutherland (Boyhood) and Rachel Winters (Dallas Buyers Club).