Virginia Film Office Director Andy Edmunds will give a behind-the-scenes look at Virginia’s thriving film industry. Recent projects shot in the Commonwealth include the 2013 Academy Award winning films Lincoln and Argo, the National Geographic film Killing Lincoln, and the HBO mini-series John Adams. Many other films have been shot in the state including Dirty Dancing, What About Bob?, The Contender, Sommersby and Hannibal. Andy has worked on numerous films, television shows, and documentaries with such notable filmmakers as Terrence Malick, Ridley Scott, and Clint Eastwood. He is a native Virginian and an accomplished musician and songwriter.
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