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Illinois Film Industry Generated $330M Last Year
Illinois Film Industry Generated $330M Last Year

The Illinois FILM Office this week announced that Illinois’ film industry continues to thrive, generating $330 million in Illinois spending in 2015, an 18 percent ...

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Call Sheet
Huge Win for Michigan as DETROITERS Lands in... Detroit!
Huge Win for Michigan as DETROITERS Lands in... Detroit!

No film incentives, no problem? Since the elimination of the Michigan tax credit film incentives, it's been doom and gloom in the state... until today. ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Justin Casselle Answers Five Questions
Justin Casselle Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our popular feature, DDB Chicago Producer Justin Casselle answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: Best advice you've ever been given? ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Ryan Urban
Beyond the Spot: Ryan Urban

In the latest installment of BEYOND THE SPOT, we hear from Ryan Urban, Visual Effects Supervisor at The Mill. Urban has worked on a diverse ...

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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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Loading Doc
Loading Doc: From ZERO to FIRST
Loading Doc: From ZERO to FIRST

Chicago-based filmmaker Ky Dickens is in production on her next feature, ZERO WEEKS, a film she hopes will impact the discussion about paid family leave ...

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Street Legal
Producer Threatens CHIRAQ: Copyright Violation or Publicity Stunt?
Producer Threatens CHIRAQ: Copyright Violation or Publicity Stunt?

Recently, with CHIRAQ gearing up for its December 4th debut, producer Roderick Powell accused Spike Lee of copyright infringement, claiming that Lee’s new film has ...

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Adventures in Advertising
MARS
MARS

Because I failed to learn to speak French in High School, I decided to enroll in a Latin Class. I was told Latin was related ...

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On The Move
Cutters Adds Editor Stéphane Pereira
Cutters Adds Editor Stéphane Pereira

Cutters Studios has added acclaimed feature film, television and commercial editor Stéphane Pereira to its staff, where he will be represented by the company throughout ...

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Trailer Park
SXSW Hit FOR GRACE Opens Midwest Independent Film Festival Tuesday
SXSW Hit FOR GRACE Opens Midwest Independent Film Festival Tuesday

First Tuesdays with The Midwest Independent Film Festival will open 2016 with the SXSW hit and critics' pick FOR GRACE, on Tuesday, February 2nd at ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: Women In Film Chicago Open House
PHOTO BOOTH: Women In Film Chicago Open House

Women In Film Chicago opened the new year with an Open House to offer attendees an opportunity to learn about new educational programs, power breakfasts, ...

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Only in Texas
ONLY IN TEXAS
ONLY IN TEXAS

LAZER TEAM SCREENINGS: Popular entertainment and youtube sensations Rooster Teeth have announced several screenings - national and international - of their first feature film (produced ...

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