Photo Gallery | Atlanta Film Festival wraps up with Robert Townsend, Tatyana Ali, and more
Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) is an Academy Award qualifying, international film festival held in Atlanta, Georgia. Started in 1976 and occurring every April, the festival shows a diverse range of independent films, including genre films such as horror and sci-fi. Since 2008, the festival has presented the Pink Peach, which is awarded to the best LGBTQ film as chosen by the Pink Peach jury. The Accountant won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film in 2002 after qualifying at the 2001 Atlanta Film Festival.
As of 2007, the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema, in Atlanta’s Midtown, serves as the primary venue of the festival.