SCREENING ROOM ATL: WHO ARE WE?
ABOUT SCREENING ROOM
SCREENING ROOM ATL was created by the multi hyphenated Actress, Producer, Director Khalimah to foster, help grow, and support the indie film scene of Atlanta and to connect us through our art.
Screening Room ATL is a BI weekly networking screening event that takes place at GALLERY 992, every other Wednesday Night. Here is the basic format of our event: We have music at the beginning of the night and during intermissions in between projects. When the event officially begins we show projects and in between projects, the host of Screening Room ATL, sits down and interviews producers, directors or notable cast and crew.
WE ARE ARTISTS creating a safe space to network, share your art, and contribute to your growth as you support fellow artists in Atlanta and surrounding areas.
Projects include music videos, music shorts, short films, trailers, feature length films, and clips from feature length films ranging from independent to major big-budget projects. Notable projects that have screened at Screening Room ATL include the season premiere of the popular viral web series Side Chick, season finale of Queen Sugar for the Oprah Winfrey Network, a sneak peek screening of I Am Not Your Negro, and Brooklyn. Blue. Sky. a critically acclaimed web series later picked up by BET, Produced & Directed by Rhavynn Drummer, Casting Director for Tyler Perry Studios. Notable speakers include Rhavynn Drummer, Deidra McDonald (Director of BronzeLens Film Festival), Chris Hicks (Director of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Film and Entertainment, who also sponsored A Seat At The Table, a panel event for the best of the best projects that screen through Screening Room ATL), and producer/actor Omar Dorsey.
For 2 Years we have operated EVERY WEEK, bringing together filmmakers and actors of various genres, film and visual art to showcase in the Historic West End -
We are located in the Historic West End @Gallery 992| 992 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd ATL, GA 30310.
-FREE STREET PARKING
-FOOD UNDER $10
ABOUT KHALIMAH - ACTRESS, HOST,
FOUNDER OF SCREENING ROOM ATL
She hails from Jamaica, Queens in The Big Apple but currently resides Los Angeles. She has been driven by her passion for the performing arts from a young age. She does it all from hosting events, writing, voice overs, directing and of course acting. She honed her natural gifts with formal training in film and theater at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts (NYCDA) right after graduating High School. Since then, she's done a variety of work such as Off Broadway plays, commercials, voice overs, web series, TV shows, and films.
Be sure to check out this renaissance woman hosting The Screening Room LA the last Wednesday of each month in LA.