Call Sheet

Jennifer Reeder Announces Next Feature Film
Jennifer Reeder Announces Next Feature Film

When DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS director Scott Derrickson left the project due to creative differences, IGN writer Jesse Schedeen suggested Chicago filmmaker ...

READ MORE
McKenzie Chinn Selected for Geena Davis' Bentonville Fellowship
McKenzie Chinn Selected for Geena Davis' Bentonville Fellowship

Eight female filmmakers have been selected to take part in an inaugural development program with Geena Davis' Bentonville Film Foundation, as part of an initiative ...

READ MORE
Filmmaker Courting Denzel to Play Harold Washington
Filmmaker Courting Denzel to Play Harold Washington

Could the iconic Denzel Washington be playing the barrier-bashing Chicago mayor Harold Washington in the not-so-distant future? Writer-director Joseph Michael Chopin believes so, and he’s ...

READ MORE
Chicago Nabs New HBO Series STATION ELEVEN
Chicago Nabs New HBO Series STATION ELEVEN

2020 will be off to an exciting start as yet another highly anticipated series will begin shooting in Chicago this January. STATION ELEVEN will be ...

READ MORE
Hope, DreamWorks Alum Begin Shooting Today
Hope, DreamWorks Alum Begin Shooting Today

It's been a busy year for Josh Hope, and it's about to get busier. Hope is teaming up with former DreamWorks Development Executive Lisa Freberg ...

READ MORE
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2020
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2020

As we peek ahead to 2020, there are five Illinois features in the works that deserve a spot on your radar. Let's take a look...

READ MORE
Rooftop Cinema in LA, Special Edition Release for Chicago-Made MERCURY IN RETROGRADE, starring Roxane Mesquida
Rooftop Cinema in LA, Special Edition Release for Chicago-Made MERCURY IN RETROGRADE, starring Roxane Mesquida

Emphasis Entertainment announces today the August 30 release of a Special Edition Blu-ray of Michael Glover Smith’s award-winning relationship dramedy MERCURY IN RETROGRADE. This release ...

READ MORE
Midwest Distributor Acquires Chicago Feature RENDEZVOUS IN CHICAGO
Midwest Distributor Acquires Chicago Feature RENDEZVOUS IN CHICAGO

During pride month, the Midwest's first and only full-service, independent film and television distributor, Cow Lamp Films announced that they acquired the rights to their ...

READ MORE