Call Sheet

EMPIRE on Fire Following Seventh Smash Week
EMPIRE on Fire Following Seventh Smash Week

"Thanks to record ratings, soapy plots, and a sterling cast, EMPIRE has become the television story of 2015." So says Entertainment Weekly, which has reserved ...

READ MORE
Illinois Thriller DIG TWO GRAVES Premieres at Midwest Independent Film Festival Tuesday
Illinois Thriller DIG TWO GRAVES Premieres at Midwest Independent Film Festival Tuesday

First Tuesdays with The Midwest Independent Film Festival will host the highly anticipated Chicago Premiere of DIG TWO GRAVES at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema on ...

READ MORE
SXSW Snags Midwest Films
SXSW Snags Midwest Films

SXSW has announced its 2015 lineup and I thought it would be good to take a minute to celebrate the tremendous showing Midwest filmmakers will ...

READ MORE
Swanberg's UNEXPECTED Sold to Film Arcade
Swanberg's UNEXPECTED Sold to Film Arcade

Great news: The Film Arcade has acquired US rights to Chicago-made Sundance feature UNEXPECTED. Kris Swanberg directed the film and co-wrote the screenplay with Megan ...

READ MORE
Bruce Willis Heads to Cleveland
Bruce Willis Heads to Cleveland

Some serious starpower is heading to Ohio this month... The Greater Cleveland Film Commission just announced that principal photography for the film WAKE will begin ...

READ MORE
CHICAGO FIRE and PD Renewed
CHICAGO FIRE and PD Renewed

Fresh off an early renewal for the Fox hit series EMPIRE, there's more great news for Chicago as NBC has re-upped CHICAGO FIRE for season ...

READ MORE
Sundance + Slamdance Wrap-Up
Sundance + Slamdance Wrap-Up

Greetings from Park City! With another Sundance and Slamdance in the books, I thought I'd pass along some final highlights from some of the Midwest ...

READ MORE
CNN Acquires Milwaukee film THE 414's at Sundance
CNN Acquires Milwaukee film THE 414's at Sundance

Sundance 2015 came to a close this past weekend, and we have more great news to pass along, regarding a couple of talented Wisconsin filmmakers...

READ MORE