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9
Oct
2021
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PHOTO BOOTH: AICP/Midwest’s MEET DRINK TALK in Downtown Chicago

There was a terrific turnout from the Chicago/Midwest advertising and creative production community as AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK, a cornerstone event for the Midwest advertising world, was back to in-person after a virtual 2020. AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK is a social event created exclusively for Midwest agency, commercial production, and editorial professionals. Appetizers and beverages were served, with MEET.DRINK.TALK convening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Central, at downtown...
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5
Oct
2021
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Your First Look at Five New Chicago Features In Development for 2022

As we look ahead to 2022, there are five Illinois features in the works that deserve a spot on your radar. Let’s take a look… The 57th Chicago International Film Festival has announced a slate of five narrative feature film projects in active development that have been selected for CIX: Lab, a new year-long creative development program under the Festival’s Chicago Industry Exchange banner.  After...
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5
Oct
2021
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Highdive Creative Director Eduardo Vea Keating Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Javier Bardem, Olivia Wilde, and a nod to Spike Jonze? Yes, this week’s Five Questions with SCREEN is star-studded as Eduardo Vea Keating, Multidisciplinary Creative Director at Highdive Chicago, stopped by for a thoroughly entertaining round, let’s get to it… SCREEN: Best birthday present ever? EDUARDO: I’m a lucky guy because it’s one that I get every year when my wife and daughter...
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5
Oct
2021
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Sarofsky Adds Telly Winner Tom Pastorelle as Senior Editor

A Chicago company is continuing to gain momentum and grow its already-impressive roster heading into the new year. One-stop cross-media production company Sarofsky is adding Telly Award winner Tom Pastorelle to its full-time staff as Senior Editor. The news was announced by company Principal and Executive Creative Director Erin Sarofsky, and Executive Producer Steven Anderson. “We are so thrilled to be adding Tom to our team,” Erin...
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5
Oct
2021
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AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK Set for Downtown Chicago This Thursday

If you’re an advertising agency creative, commercial producer, or Midwest production professional, your evening plans for this Thursday are set. A cornerstone event for the Midwest advertising community is back to in-person after a virtual 2020, and ensuring that safety guidelines are met is a top priority for these festivities. AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK is a social event created exclusively for Midwest agency, commercial production, and editorial...
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28
Sep
2021
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Ian Scott Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Ready for hearty servings of Jay-Z, Jaws, and the best French Toast you’ve ever had? This one has it all! Chicago Recording Company’s Senior Sound Designer and Mixer Ian Scott answers Five Questions with SCREEN… SCREEN: You’re a sound and music expert so we gotta ask, what’s your go-to karaoke song? IAN: Sound and Music expert is going on my new business card. Thank you. I’m...
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28
Sep
2021
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Patrick Wimp named Program Lead of Second City Film School

Patrick Wimp has been named Program Lead of the Second City Film School. A cinematographer, director, writer and producer whose credits range from TV series to shorts and feature films, he brings a mother lode of industry knowledge to the legendary institution. “I want to help students get where they’re going faster,” he says. “I want to teach them some of the things that I...
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28
Sep
2021
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Miller’s Directorial Debut Premieres Wednesday

Ghostwriter, an Illinois-made dramatic feature film, will have its Chicagoland area premiere at the Pickwick Theatre in Park Ridge on Wednesday, September 29. The film follows a bartender, struggling for years as an unpublished writer, who helps a combat veteran face his fears over publishing a short story about his time in Iraq.  Ghostwriter recently made its world premiere at Dances with Films (DWF:LA) in...
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28
Sep
2021
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Kartemquin Films to Host Third Annual Empowering Truth Benefit

Kartemquin Films, the award-winning Chicago-based documentary not-for-profit organization, will host its third annual Empowering Truth Benefit, taking place virtually on November 3rd at 7:00pm CT, streaming live on YouTube. Click here to purchase your tickets to this event. In celebration of our 55th anniversary, we are excited to celebrate Kartemquin’s Past, Present and Future with our host, Board President and Civic Leader and Principal Director...
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