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September 2014

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Film still: To Be Takei

To Be Takei

"An affectionate portrait... never less than joyful" —Village Voice
4 stars —TimeOut Chicago
3 stars½ "A celebration of a man of great resilience" —Chicago Sun-Times
 
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Film still: Starred Up

Starred Up

"This is furiously compelling stuff, convincingly mounted and superbly acted" —TimeOut Chicago
3 stars½ "Devastating" —RogerEbert.com
4 stars —Chicago Reader
 
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Film still: Gringo Trails

 

Chicago premiere!

Gringo Trails

"A refreshing counterbalance... this film should start a necessary and overdue conversation" —Film Journal Intl
 
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Film still: Miss Christina

 

Romanian Cultural Exchange (ROCX) presents:

The 6th Annual
Romanian Cultural Marathon

 
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Film still: See You Next Tuesday


See You Next Tuesday

WINNER
Audience Choice Award
Chicago Underground
Film Fest
 
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Film still: Swim Little Fish Swim

Swim Little Fish Swim

WINNER
Best Film
Best Direction
Best Actor
Gen Art
Film Fest
"Vibrant... it succeeds in its humanistic storytelling" —Twitch
 
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Film still: The Reader

 

The Chicago Latino Reel Film Club presents:

The Reader
La Lectora

One screening only!

 
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Comer Family Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation