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Construction Begins On Big Covington Film Studio

Sep 25, 2017
David Goldman / Associated Press

A nearly 200-acre film studio and entertainment complex planned for Covington cleared a huge hurdle this week by securing its final permits. Construction was scheduled to break ground Sept. 20.

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City Lights: Fall TV Music; 'Empty Rooms'; And More

Sep 18, 2017
Fox / Associated Press

Monday on "City Lights with Lois Reitzes":

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The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival has partnered up with Out on Film for a special screening of “The Lavender Scare.”

That documentary is the first to detail the campaign by federal government starting in the 1950s to identify and fire all suspected gay and lesbian employees.

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The new film “Crown Heights” tells the harrowing true story of wrongful conviction and enduring friendship.

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Colin Warner spent 21 years in prison wrongfully convicted of murder, and his best friend Carl "KC" King devoted his life to proving Warner’s innocence because, as he says in the film, “It’s not just about you. It’s bigger than that.”

Courtesy of the Plaza Theatre

The historic Plaza Theatre is Atlanta’s only independent movie theater, and every year it’s the site of films festivals, special screenings of locally produced films, classics and, of course, live performances of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."

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The movie theater just announced a new owner, Chris Escobar. He’s the director of the Atlanta Film Society, which runs the Atlanta Film Festival.