SPOTLIGHT

THE BEST OF THE AICP AWARDS PHOTO BOOTH
CHICAGO'S NEXT GREAT FILMMAKER? MCKENZIE CHINN HEADLINES DEC 1 GALA
SCREEN'S EXCLUSIVE CHAT WITH CHICAGO PD STAR
100+ PHOTOS FROM CHICAGO'S AICP AWARDS ARE HERE!
STATE FARM, NFL STAR, YESSIAN, TMA TEAM UP FOR... A JAZZ BATH???
IT'S A WINTER WONDERLAND IN THIS CHARMING NEW AD
EXEC CREATIVE DIRECTOR ANSWERS FIVE QUESTIONS WITH SCREEN!

HEADLINES

Submissions Open 12/1 for ‘Patrick Lives On’ Film Fest

Submissions for Chicago’s beloved Patrick Lives On film festival will run from December 1 to February 15, 2023. Open to anyone from the Chicago film community, entries can represent any…

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Exclusive: Mexican Border Drama ‘The Red Note’ To Film In 2023

Estefania Bonilla Hernandez and Craig Whitney are on the brink of what could be one the most impactful films of the decade. After spending the past six years documenting the…

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The Official Photo Booth for The AICP Awards in Chicago… Here Are the Best of the Booth

The AICP Awards national tour, which brings winners of the AICP’s three competitions – The AICP Post Awards, the AICP Next Awards, and the AICP Show: The Art & Technique…

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100+ Photos from The AICP Awards in Chicago Are Here!

The AICP Awards national tour, which brings winners of the AICP’s three competitions – The AICP Post Awards, the AICP Next Awards, and the AICP Show: The Art & Technique…

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COLUMNS

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH SCREEN

Executive Creative Director Chuck Rachford Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Favorite commercial, the best advice ever, and your most prized possession? Current Global’s Executive Creative Director Chuck Rachford stopped by to share the answers to those all-important questions in a…

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CALL SHEET

Cow Lamp Films and The Annoyance Theatre Partner for Chicago Sketch Show TV Series

From the home of sketch and improv, Chicago’s Cow Lamp Films and The Annoyance Theatre are partnering to produce a new Chicago sketch TV series, Out of the Loop. Earlier this…

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AD COMMUNITY

The Official Photo Booth for The AICP Awards in Chicago… Here Are the Best of the Booth

The AICP Awards national tour, which brings winners of the AICP’s three competitions – The AICP Post Awards, the AICP Next Awards, and the AICP Show: The Art & Technique…

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ONE CHICAGO

‘Chicago PD’ Star Marina Squerciati Reveals Her Greatest Challenge to Date

Marina Squerciati is a fan favorite of the highly popular Dick Wolf drama Chicago P.D. Marina recently stopped by to give her loyal #OneChicago fans a bit more insight into…

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POWER BOOK IV: FORCE

Emmy Nominated Showrunner Courtney A. Kemp Headlines IFA Chicago Event Tuesday

Power Book IV: Force fans, your Tuesday night plans are set. Join IFA Chicago this Tuesday, September 13th, as they sit down with Emmy-nominated showrunner, Courtney A. Kemp, creator of…

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HERStory

IFA Chicago Announces McKenzie Chinn as Recipient of ‘Breakthrough Voice Award’ at Inaugural Fundraiser

IFA Chicago’s “Breakthrough Voice Award” is an honor given to an individual whose work has already received professional acclaim and demonstrates an exceptional level of creative quality and storytelling integrity,…

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PHOTO BOOTH

The Official Photo Booth for The AICP Awards in Chicago… Here Are the Best of the Booth

The AICP Awards national tour, which brings winners of the AICP’s three competitions – The AICP Post Awards, the AICP Next Awards, and the AICP Show: The Art & Technique…

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ON THE FILM FESTIVAL CIRCUIT

Short Film Award Winners Announced for Key West Film Fest; ‘Chicago Fire’ Producer Leads Jury

A diverse collective of filmmakers led the short film award winners for the 2022 Key West Film Festival. The fest assembled a revered jury of industry leaders to judge the…

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PILOT SEASON

Your First Look at Comedy Pilot ‘I Didn’t Mean to Go Mental,’ Led by Carly Glenn and Amy McIntyre

The trailer premiere is here for a brand-new Chicago-made pilot. Right before the world shut down in March of 2020, Carly Glenn was Amy McIntyre’s associate at McIntyre’s company, Beeline…

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BEST AD WE SAW THIS WEEK

Meijer, The Distillery Project Team Up for Hunger Relief Effort ‘Simply Give’

Now is the season for gratitude and giving, and this new work is right on time. Grand Rapids, Michigan based retailer Meijer’s hallmark hunger relief effort, “Simply Give,” campaign recently…

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