Medient Studios broke gound Thursday on what company officials are calling the nation's largest movie studio. The company plans to build a $90 million facility near Savannah in Effingham County. CEO Manu Kumaran says his business model is to change the world of movie-making.
Filming of a movie in the northwest Georgia city of Rome will involve a low-flying helicopter, several road closures and detours and a funeral scene in a local cemetery. Filming of the Dreamworks motion picture "Need for Speed" is set to begin Thursday and continue through Sunday.