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Chicago Filmmaker Jenny Shi Wins Big at SXSW
Chicago Filmmaker Jenny Shi Wins Big at SXSW

It's an unexpected win and a huge win for a Chicago filmmaker Jiayan "Jenny" Shi. Not unexpected because of the film, which is earning critical ...

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Doc Talk Show This Thursday: Women In Charge
Doc Talk Show This Thursday: Women In Charge

The Doc Talk Show is a monthly non-fiction film showcase that features diverse filmmakers in Chicago. The filmmakers share their clips, trailers, and shorts and ...

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World Premiere Set for Chicago Doc
World Premiere Set for Chicago Doc

Chicago director Rob Christopher has announced the World Premiere of ROY'S WORLD, about the childhood of Chicago born/bred writer Barry Gifford, at the 16th Glasgow ...

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Huge Win for Ohio Documentary
Huge Win for Ohio Documentary

It has been a huge couple of weeks for the documentary AMERICAN FACTORY and its Ohio-based directors Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar. Following up their ...

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Dyke Delicious, Demolition and The Doc Talk Show#12: Lost and Found
Dyke Delicious, Demolition and The Doc Talk Show#12: Lost and Found

Did you know that there is a Dyke Delicious film series that offers regular monthly screenings of films by and about lesbians? It happens from ...

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LOADING DOC: A Double Oscar Nomination, Sundance News and More
LOADING DOC: A Double Oscar Nomination, Sundance News and More

LOADING DOC is thrilled to announce two Oscar nominations for non-fiction films from Chicago's own Kartemquin Films! Nominated for Best Documentary feature is ABACUS: SMALL ...

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LOADING DOC: Harold Washington, Skateboarders Crashing Adulthood and Life Lessons
LOADING DOC: Harold Washington, Skateboarders Crashing Adulthood and Life Lessons

Documentary director and editor Joe Winston (WHATS THE MATTER WITH KANSAS) recently appeared on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight to discuss his feature doc work in progress ...

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Loading Doc: Spurlock, Dinosaurs and the FBI
Loading Doc: Spurlock, Dinosaurs and the FBI

Documentary filmmakers in Chicago are known for speaking truth to power and giving voice to the voiceless. Now everyone with a smartphone could potentially make ...

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