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Periscope Lures LA Feature to Chicago
Periscope Lures LA Feature to Chicago

Score one more for Chicago. Feature length comedy THE HEAD THIEVES arrived Sunday night from Los Angeles to start post-production at Periscope Post and Audio, ...

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IL Film Office Director Christine Dudley: "Tax Incentive Here to Stay"
IL Film Office Director Christine Dudley: "Tax Incentive Here to Stay"

A capacity crowd at the Midwest Independent Film Festival received two very pleasant surprises on Tuesday night: the first was brand new Illinois Film Office ...

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Another Pilot to Chicago?
Another Pilot to Chicago?

It's looking like Fox will be sending another pilot to Chicago this spring but there are still quite a few questions surrounding the project. Fox ...

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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 ...

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Ogilvy's McLaughlin Eyes Big Screen
Ogilvy's McLaughlin Eyes Big Screen

Ogilvy & Mather's Stirling McLaughlin is hopping from the small screen to the big screen. The award-winning creative director, whose resume includes exceedingly popular spots ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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