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Chicago's New TV Series for NBC
Chicago's New TV Series for NBC

Yet another TV pilot has been picked up to series and is currently shooting in Chicago... and this one is 100% homegrown. Filming for eight ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
LeoB Sr Producer Topher Cochrane Answers Five Questions
LeoB Sr Producer Topher Cochrane Answers Five Questions

This Wednesday the new documentary CHASING BUBBLES lands at the Logan Theater (click here for tix) but before it does, the film's co-director and Leo ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Jack C. Newell
Beyond the Spot: Jack C. Newell

In the latest installment of our popular feature, Jack C. Newell, director/artist/educator and a man that defies description, talks about what drew him into filmmaking ...

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Loading Doc: Defending Gacy, Election Season, and the Latest from Kartemquin
Loading Doc: Defending Gacy, Election Season, and the Latest from Kartemquin

How can a lawyer defend a serial killer? That was the basic question that Sam Amirante confronted back in 1978, after he had left the ...

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On The Move
Bridget Carmody BAM Studios New Executive Producer
Bridget Carmody BAM Studios New Executive Producer

Chicago-based BAM Studios has named Bridget Carmody as their new executive producer, the company announced this week. Carmody recently relocated to Chicago from Los Angeles ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: Reeling Film Fest
PHOTO BOOTH: Reeling Film Fest

Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival, running thru September 29th, is the second longest-running film festival of its kind, and prides itself on showcasing ...

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Filmmaker Focus
FOR GRACE Directors Kevin Pang and Mark Helenowski
FOR GRACE Directors Kevin Pang and Mark Helenowski

“An essential film for anyone with a dream and the will to pursue it” - Toronto Film Scene Tuesday, February 2nd is a monumental day ...

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Trailer Park
EASY Set to Premiere on Netflix
EASY Set to Premiere on Netflix

EASY is set to premiere Thursday, September 22 exclusively through Netflix. This anthology series from creator Joe Swanberg explores diverse Chicago characters as they fumble ...

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Only in Texas
Will QUEEN OF THE SOUTH Be Renewed?
Will QUEEN OF THE SOUTH Be Renewed?

WILL USA’S QUEEN OF THE SOUTH BE RENEWED?: USA’s gritty drama about a female Mexican drug lord operating out of Texas premiered this summer to ...

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Street Legal
Jared Leto v. TMZ: The Copyright Battle Continues
Jared Leto v. TMZ: The Copyright Battle Continues

Late last year, TMZ got their hands on a video of Jared Leto bashing Taylor Swift. Leto didn’t like the bad press he received from ...

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Adventures in Advertising
An Observation
An Observation

My wife is good at dropping hints when she wants me to do something. She plans far ahead. In April she asked if I was ...

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