STATE OF THE INDUSTRY
Tennessee Film, Television, Music & Entertainment

Here’s the video file for the STATE OF THE INDUSTRY event:

STATE OF THE INDUSTRY
Tennessee Film, Television, Music & Entertainment

Here’s the video file for the STATE OF THE INDUSTRY event: http://tennesseeentertainmentalliance.org/state-of-the-industry-live-stream/

WHAT
A statewide STATE OF THE INDUSTRY event with presentations by the Tennessee Entertainment Commission, Memphis & Shelby County Film Commission, Knoxville Film Office, SE TN Chattanooga Film Commission and key city-based organizations, tied in via live video-conference between venues in Chattanooga, Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville, and available via webcast to all 95 counties.

WHERE – VENUES AROUND THE STATE
CHATTANOOGA
Songbirds
35 Station St
Chattanooga, TN 37408
https://museum.songbirds.rocks/

KNOXVILLE
Scruffy City Hall
32 Market Square
Knoxville, TN 37902
http://scruffycity.com/scruffy-city-hall/

MEMPHIS
Malco Paradiso Cinema 16
>>> Screen #13
584 South Mendenhall
Memphis, TN 38117
https://malco.com/paradiso/

NASHVILLE
Shamblin Theater @ Lipscomb University
– Lipscomb University
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204-3951
> Shamblin Theater – Building 30 / Campus Map:
https://www.lipscomb.edu/uploads/14890.pdf

PRODUCTION INTEGRATION & SUPPORT
Nic Dugger & Gang
TNDV Television, Inc.
http://www.tndv.com/

PROGRAM
Presentations include:

Bob Raines, Tennessee Entertainment Commission
Linn Sitler, Memphis & Shelby County Film Commission
Curt Willis, Knoxville Film Office
Lisa Stark, obo Chattanooga Southeast TN Film Commission [thanks Chris Holley]
Mike Montgomery, SAG-AFTRA – Regional
Peter Kurland, IATSE 492 – Regional
Dave Pomeroy, Musician’s Union / AFM 257 – Regional
Keith McDaniel, Knoxville Film Festival
Ryan Watt, Indie Memphis
Jason Farmer, Black Creators Forum
David Merrill, Memphis Film Prize
Hazel Joyner Smith, International Black Film Festival
Bobby Marko, Nashville Filmmakers Guild
Tennessee Entertainment Alliance Co-Chairs:
Lisa Wheelous, Chattanooga
Curt Willis, Knoxville
Mark Jones, Memphis
Mercedes Jones, Nashville

The STATE OF THE INDUSTRY for Tennessee Film, Television, Music & Entertainment is designed to be an annual event that will provide updates from the TEC and all corners of the state, and to keep the Governor and state legislators informed regarding the presence of the statewide entertainment industries.

The STATE OF THE INDUSTRY event is produced by the TEA / Tennessee Entertainment Alliance, in conjunction with statewide partners.

VENUE FOLKS [alphabetical order]
CHATTANOOGA – Songbirds – Jimmy Kelley
KNOXVILLE – Scruffy City Hall – Michael West, Eric Nowinski
MEMPHIS – Malco – Scott Barden, Jimmy Tashie, David Tashie, Endy Carter, Jeff Kaufman
NASHVILLE – Lipscomb University – Steve Taylor, Scott Baker, Bob Nickel, Jamie Shankland

EXTRA THANKS TO
Gisela Moore, Tennessee Entertainment Commission
Sharon Fox O’Guin, Memphis & Shelby County Film Commission
Richard Van Syckle, SAG-AFTRA
Ingrid Brown, International Black Film Festival
Nathan Thompson, Nashville Filmmakers Guild

TEA MEMBERS
Scott Scovill, Moo Creative and a lot of other stuff
Tamara Trexler, Trexler’s Tennaissance Productions & Public Relations

INDUSTRY ADVISOR
Rod Essig, CAA

INTERNATIONAL WOMAN OF MYSTERY
Tessa Atkins Warren

TEA VOLUNTEERS
Jonathan Saad, Corporate Secretary
Ken Goddard, Treasurer
Tim Ormond, Webmaster
Andy vR, Plumbing & Maintenance

Below are logos of involvees:

Sign here to show your support for increased, recurring funding to sustain and grow opportunities across the state of Tennessee related to film, television, video-gaming, computer-graphic imaging, music for visual content, and all integrated media.