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Women In Film

4
Nov
2021
1

The 28th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival Is Underway, with A New Partner and Packed Lineup

In a collaborative re-envisioning of the 28th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival (CUFF)—the world’s longest-running underground film festival—Full Spectrum Features (FSF) is the official presenter of CUFF this year to program more diversity, equity, and inclusion to represent a wider range of artists and voices, including women, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ filmmakers. The festival will showcase six feature-length films and six shorts programs, presented from Friday,...
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25
Oct
2021
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PHOTO BOOTH: Kenneth Branagh, Rebecca Hall, Fawzia Mirza Highlight Chicago International Film Festival

The 57th Chicago International Film Festival, North America’s longest-running competitive film festival, brought a vibrant, star-studded, and well-attended festival back to the Windy City this October. Guests included directors Kenneth Branagh, Rebecca Hall, and Fawzia Mirza, and SCREEN has the pics for you… And here are even more lovely photos from the October festivities, featuring filmmakers and filmlovers attending the iconic festival… Photographers include Barry...
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17
Oct
2021
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Oak Park Community Stands Strong with Social Change Film ‘Gray Area’

Tarleton/Dawn Productions and Kelley and Ryan Kitley announce that the film, Gray Area, will premiere at the Lake Street Theatre on October 25, 2021. Gray Area was almost entirely funded by the Oak Park community and the executive producers and filmmakers are Oak Parkers as well.  Gray Area, a short dramatic film based on Kelley Kitley’s memoir “Myself,” focuses on her personal road to sobriety with alcohol addiction,...
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20
May
2021
4

Kate Hamamoto Answers Five Questions with Screen

What do The Kardashians, President Biden, and competitive water polo have in common? They are all on the docket this week as Quriosity’s Production Supervisor Kate Hamamoto stops by for an entertaining round of Five Questions with SCREEN… SCREEN: Most famous person you’ve ever met? KATE: The 44th and 46th Presidents of the United States! My aunt was the Ambassador to the United Nations in...
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18
Jun
2020
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Four Emerging Producers, Four New Features for Chicago

Meet the inaugural class of the Chicago Independent Producers Lab, fueled by a partnership between Full Spectrum Features and Chicago Film Office, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. The Lab recently held its first quarterly two-day workshop with this cohort of four emerging producers, which were selected from a competitive application process earlier this year. Each with strong community ties to Chicago,...
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12
Dec
2019
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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 Festival, and American Premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. Before the feature opens at the Music Box this Friday, Jennifer stopped by for Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: What can people look forward to when they head to Music Box...
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