06–14/16-19 First Annual Northeast Mountain Film Festival

First Annual Northeast Mountain Film Festival
“Come join the first annual Northeast Mountain Film Festival at the Dillard House Conference Center on June 14-16, 2019! The opening ceremony will begin on Friday at 6:30 PM. On Saturday, there will be movie screenings all day starting at 10 AM. Lunch will take place at 1 PM and dinner at 7 PM. The award ceremony will begin at 8 PM and after party from 10 PM.
Over 450 submissions of films from over 50 countries have been received. The Festival is celebrating its first year at the Dillard House, a resort located in the historic town of Dillard, Georgia. Along with exceptional feature films, the festival includes socializing talks, outdoor programming, presentations and much more!

The program will include discussions, master classes and screenings of featured short films, documentaries and animation films that were selected from submissions to the Filmfreeway Platform. This festival will also include seminars and conferences on topics affecting the film industry today. At the conclusion, a monetary award will be given for best feature film, best director, best actor, best female actor, best animation film, best documentary, and best short movie.

The Northeast Mountain Film Festival is celebrating and experiencing the era of films and Cinema in the gorgeous mountains of Northeast Georgia. The idea of making films should be done in a serene place where one adores nature and art. Dillard, where the festival is happening, is located in the gorgeous Blue Ridge mountains, a physio-graphic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains range. Winter, summer, spring and fall, the Northeast Georgia Mountains are simply beautiful. Aside from the award-winning southern cuisine and horseback stables the Dillard House has to offer, the surrounding area boasts incredible outdoor adventures such as whitewater rafting, shopping, vineyards, zip lining, hiking, swimming, fishing and much more! Throughout the seasons the property is filled with gorgeous wildflowers. Any time of year, Dillard is the perfect location for friends and family to come together to eat, relax, and play!

Additionally, this festival will help spread awareness and inspire film standards for local, regional, and international filmmakers. For these evenings, the tickets will range from $25 to $50, and sales will begin March 20, 2019, at www.northeastmountainfilmfestival.com.”