The 2017 Annapolis Film Festival; Talk Movie To Me! (E-23)

It happens every year…well at least for the past five years! The Annapolis Film Festival is bringing more than 70 films to Annapolis March 30th to April 2nd and we sat down with the founders of this festival that has injected more than $2 million into our economy.

Patti White and Lee Anderson are two of the busiest women in town. They operate FILMSTERS,  full fledged production company from their West Annapolis office, the wildly successful summer camp, and in their spare time…the Annapolis Film Festival which is expected to draw nearly 10,000 to Annapolis over a 4 day period.

We talk about their business, their start in the industry, and just how the ides for the festival was born.  And then we get into the nitty gritty of this year’s fest.  Sit back, and enjoy while we talk movie to Lee Anderson and Patti White!

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