Call Sheet

Call Sheet: Seda, Stone and Swanberg
Call Sheet: Seda, Stone and Swanberg

The Illinois Film Office's Louis Ferrara confirms production on the faith-based feature CANAL STREET is underway, and there are several familiar faces in this cast, ...

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Billy Dec Finds His Director
Billy Dec Finds His Director

The Chicago-based production company Elston Films and its co-founder Billy Dec are moving ever closer to production on their first feature. The team has announced ...

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The Call Sheet: Swank + Shannon, Soul Sessions and Spirals
The Call Sheet: Swank + Shannon, Soul Sessions and Spirals

Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon and Blythe Danner are heading to Chicago to star in WHAT THEY HAD, a drama from writer-director Elizabeth Chomko. Robert Forster ...

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What to Watch at SXSW This Week
What to Watch at SXSW This Week

If you're heading to Austin for South by Southwest (SXSW) this weekend, here are some Midwest-made productions and panels you must fit into your jam-packed ...

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PATRIOT Releases Today
PATRIOT Releases Today

The long-awaited release of PATRIOT is finally here. Critics have praised the ten-episode series from Amazon and now the full first season has been released ...

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Three Chicago Web Series to Watch Immediately
Three Chicago Web Series to Watch Immediately

Now more than ever, we have television series, features and filmmaking careers being launched by way of the web series. Here are three Chicago-made web ...

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New Doc from Optimus Director Hall
New Doc from Optimus Director Hall

It's been a long road spanning more than two years to bring this new documentary to the screen, but it was more than worth the ...

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Sundance + Slamdance Wrap-Up, Winners and Exclusives
Sundance + Slamdance Wrap-Up, Winners and Exclusives

That's a wrap on another Sundance and Slamdance and here is a quick rundown of the Chicago and Midwest filmmakers mixing it up in the ...

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