A one-of-a-kind project featuring Georgia filmmakers producing films about some of the most interesting artists in the country.
AIR Serenbe nurtures critical moments of imagination. Filmer brings to life the untapped creative energy of emerging and established Georgia filmmakers by pairing them with high caliber artists from all over the country. In this match up, we commission filmmakers to make an original short portrait film that illuminates something of the artist’s person and process. We give the filmmakers full creative control over the films, pay them an honorarium, provide them with a residency, and honor them as the artists they are. At the end of the year, we present a premiere of all Filmer films to a live audience in a large theater in Atlanta. This year, we will produce and premiere 16 new films by 14 filmmakers.
Friday, November 9, 7pm
Rich Theatre @ Woodruff Arts Center
ICU Fund: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
Pabst Brewing Co.
Amy Parry Projects
Atlanta Metro Studios
Vision Realty & Management
The Bitter Southerner
Woodruff Arts Center
Ryan Peoples Sound Design
Southern Crust Catering Co.
National Endowment for the Arts
Georgia Council for the Arts
Fulton County Arts and Culture
The Serenbe Institute
FEATURED ARTISTS & FILMMAKERS:
Adam Forrester is making a film on Buddy Wakefield.
Fran Burst and Sheri Mann Stewart are making a film on Amanda Torres.
Gregory Miller and Ryan Peoples are making a film on Deantoni Parks.
David Tann is making a film on the Here Say 2018 artists.
Kristian Melom is making films on Jason Reynolds and Anis Mojgani.
Steve Bransford is making a film on Sarah Hobbs.
Micah Stansell is making a film on Mark Buller.
Crystal Jin Kim is making a film on Kate Hoefler.
Blake Williams is making a film on Ebony Glenn.
Amanda Brooke Avery is making a film on Adejoke Tugbiyele.
Ian Cone is making a film on Rubens Ghenov.
Ethan Payne is making films on Anna & Elizabeth, Julianna Barwick, Ray Christian, and Louisiana Bendolph.