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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 ...

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Cinematographer Chris Rejano Answers Five Questions
Cinematographer Chris Rejano Answers Five Questions

Chicago-made indie KNIVES AND SKIN was just named to IndieWire's Best of 2019 list, due in no small part to the superb cinematography of DP ...

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MOVING PARTS Chicago Premiere at Siskel Friday
MOVING PARTS Chicago Premiere at Siskel Friday

MOVING PARTS, a narrative feature film written and directed by Emilie Upczak, will be make its Chicago Premiere at the historic Gene Siskel Film Center ...

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Natalie Stone Answers Five Questions with SCREEN
Natalie Stone Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

What do Baby Yoda, THE PRINCESS BRIDE and a Roomba have in common? Find out as Cutters Producer Natalie Stone stopped by for a round ...

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Leo Burnett Chicago Names Aki Spicer Chief Strategy Officer
Leo Burnett Chicago Names Aki Spicer Chief Strategy Officer

Leo Burnett Chicago today named Aki Spicer to the role of chief strategy officer. Elevated from the role of EVP and Global Strategy Lead, Spicer ...

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Which Chicago Films Are Heading to Sundance?
Which Chicago Films Are Heading to Sundance?

Sundance 2020 is almost here and there are a number of Chicago films and filmmakers making the trip to Park City next month. Here's a ...

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Jennifer Reeder Answers Five Questions
Jennifer Reeder Answers Five Questions

Jennifer Reeder's psychological thriller KNIVES AND SKIN has received raves throughout its prolific festival run, which included a World Premiere at the Berlin International Film ...

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The State of the Film Industry in Illinois
The State of the Film Industry in Illinois

Tonight at 6 pm, Kwame Amoaku, Director of the Chicago Film Office, and Louis Ferrara, Deputy Director of the Illinois Film Office, discuss the state ...

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