Workshops are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. (Seating is limited.)



Saturday, September 16, 10:00 am– THEATER 3

On the opening night of the KFF, you will have a chance to see all the films from the  the Tennessee 10 Best of the Best Filmmaking Challenge. Now, here is your chance to meet and ask questions of those filmmakers.

TN10 Filmmaker Panel: Edy Recendez (I Am the Sparrow), Brian Peery (Prose), Cody Rogers (Game of Life), Jeremy Lowery (Hell Followed With Him), Chad Cunningham (The Order), Stephen Ballast (I Just Want To Be a Hero), Barrett Burgin (Out of the Ground), Jamison Stalsworth (The Current), Matt Brewster (Self Control).


SAG-AFTRA IN TENNESSEE: Challenges, Opportunities & Strength In Numbers

Saturday, September 16, 11:30 am– THEATER 3

Join SAG-AFTRA Nashville President Michael Montgomery, actress and member Susannah Devereux, actor and member David Dwyer, Knoxville talent agent Juanell Walker (Talent Trek) and SAG-AFTRA Nashville Executive Director Richard Van Syckle for a panel discussion / Q&A about television and theatrical production in Tennessee and Kentucky.  Where are we now?  What is the future look like for union filmmaking in our region?  What are the benefits of union membership? 

We’ll answer any questions you might have about SAG-AFTRA and look forward to hearing from you about the state of production in East Tennessee and how we can help bring increased opportunities to our state.