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UMFF 2012 Reception, Top Scripts Announcement and Film Screenings - Friday, October 12, 2012

Friday, October 12, 2012, 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Hilton Atlanta Northeast, 5995 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, Norcross, GA 30092
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Join the 11th Urban Mediamakers Film Festival for our reception featuring:


-- appetizers, networking and live music from Kevin "Kalimbaman" Spears
-- announcement of our top 3 and top 10 writers
-- live script reading from Top 3 UMFF 2012 Scripts in Competition, and
-- screening of our opening night films


Friday, October 12, 2012 - 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Atlanta Northeast - Medlock Room


Film Screenings...

•      Alekesam directed by Jason Bergh
        Documentary Short – Runtime: 35 minutes – Los Angeles, CA

•      Barbasol directed by Ralph K. Scott
        Documentary Short – Runtime: 20 minutes – New York USA

•       Curvas (Bends) directed by David Galán Galindo
        Short Film – Runtime: 5 minutes – Bilbao, Spain

•       Mariah Everyday Ordinarily directed by Larry Abdullah II
        Short Film – Runtime: 30 minutes – Atlanta, GA

•       Real Talk directed by Patrick Ng
        Documentary Short – Runtime: 35 minutes – Los Angeles, CA

•       The Train directed by Pardis Parker
         Comedy Short – Runtime: 2 minutes - Los Angeles, CA


"Changing the World, One Story at a Time" is the theme of the 11th Urban Mediamakers Film Festival (UMFF). Taking place October 11-14, 2012, UMFF brings an exciting creative and technological atmosphere that encompasses cultural diversity. This four-day festival showcases award-winning international films and writers, as well as provide guest speakers, panels, workshops, and vendors. With over 11 awards categories, participants compete for over $20,000 in prizes and awards. All genres -- animations, documentaries, feature films, key art designs, music videos, short films, TV/web series and youth films. UMFF 2012 provides actors, animators, writers, filmmakers, musicians, graphic designers, gamers and content developers with education, networking and opportunities to collaborate on future projects. We look forward to see you at the festival!


We use a rating system on all of our films. Children under the age of 13 are not allowed in films rate PG-13 or R. Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Children under 9 are not allowed in workshops. The Youth Screening Series on Saturday is open to all youth.

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