Covey Film Festival

Filmmaker ‘excited’ for local premiere

THOMASVILLE — Michael Carney came to Thomasville looking for East St. Louis. Instead, he’s found a new home.
Carney, a filmmaker, will have the regional premiere of his movie “Same Kind of Different As Me” on Oct. 26 at Gateway Cinemas.
“I’m very excited,” Carney said of the film’s local

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Workshop weighs local pluses, minuses for film industry

THOMASVILLE — While Thomasville may not become Hollywood South overnight, the curtain could be rising on the area’s chances on becoming a film mecca.
As part of the ongoing Covey Film Festival, a workshop earlier this week explored what it would take for Thomasville and Thomas County to be home

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Covey continues with Sunday TU event

By Jordan Barela jordan.barela@gaflnews.com
October 20, 2017
Florida State University film students will get the chance to screen their work to the Thomasville community Sunday.
As part of the ongoing Covey Film Festival, seven FSU film students will present short films at Thomas University.
FSU film professor Paul Cohen, also

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