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From limited resources to becoming first black woman to own studio in Georgia


With limited resources and financing for TV and film production, Tammy Williams took a leap of faith in 2010.

“Let’s just use the garage, so we pulled the cars out, hung lights from the ceiling, repainted, used a green screen and shot our first show,” she said. “We learned the value of using what is in your hand, your resources, what’s around you. Sometimes we have the answers right in front of us, but we overlook them.”

After two years, Williams and her husband purchased a warehouse, the new home for Open Rivers Pictures, where they shoot film, TV and did digital production.

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