Thursday, November 7, 2013

Mayor to Launch Nashville Film Television Transmedia Council

Posted By on Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 8:23 AM

This afternoon, Mayor Karl Dean will announce the formation of the Nashville Film Television Transmedia Council, a body described as analogous to the Music City Music Council founded in 2009.

Dean's office confirmed to Pith that Dean will appear at a 1 p.m. press conference at the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation to make the announcement. More details will be revealed then, but for now a media advisory from the soon-to-be launched council offers some info about who will be involved, after the jump:

The FTT Council is comprised of non-profit organizations, educational institutions, city and state offices related to film and television, who have permanent seats on the Council. Current participants include:

METRO NASHVILLE
> Mayor's Office of Economic & Community Development
> Mayor's Office of Permits and Special Events
> Metro Arts Commission

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation

Tennessee Film, Entertainment & Music Commssion [participating, though not official seat]

Tennessee Department of Education - Tennessee Council for Career and Technical Education and Work-Based Learning

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS [alphabetical]
> Art Institute TN - Nashville
> Belmont University
> Columbia State
> Lipscomb University
> MTSU
> Nashville Film Institute
> Nashville School of the Arts
> Pearl Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School
> Pencil Foundation
> TSU
> Watkins College of Art, Design & Film

NON-PROFIT ORGS [alphabetical]
> Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
> Belcourt Theatre
> FilmNashville / FilmNashville Foundation
> Film-Com
> International Black Film Festival
> Leadership Music - Digital Summit
> Music in Movies & Television Forum - Nashville Screenwriters Conference
> Nashville Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce - Latin CineTV Conference
> Nashville Composers Association
> Nashville Film Festival
> Nashville Public Television
> Nashville Screenwriters Conference
> NECAT Network
> Tennessee Screenwriting Association
> Women in Film & Television

We'll pass along more details when we have them.

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