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Female Filmmakers Night


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Daniel Corchess Whirlybird

  • Daniel Corches's "Whirlybird"

Short films, animation and music video by Chicago and midwestern women screen Tuesday 3/2 in the monthly Midwest Independent Film Festival's first Female Filmmakers Night.

The program: Jenni Olson's Harvey Milk homage 575 Castro Street; Samantha Hart and Jennifer Moody's Elizabeth and the Catapult music video Race You; Holly Todd, Sarah Schooley and Merje Veski's Hideout-shot urban legend Oh Sh*t; Laura Heit's invisibility animation Look for Me; Dina Facklis's girls basketball comedy Bring It In; Daniel Corches's magical realist Whirlybird; Grace Phillips's silent The Miss; Emily Haddad's The Egg Timer; Jennifer Christopher's horror short Skin Deep; Gwydhar and Whitney Bratton's The Visionary; and Anna Patel's Treeless Squirrel.

Cocktail reception at 6 PM. Producers panel at 6:30 with SAGIndie director Darrien Gipson, State of Romance writer Barbara Wallace, Hannah Free producer Tracy Baim, and Amy Weber of Radish Creative Group.

Screenings at 7:30. At Landmark Century Centre, 2828 N. Clark. $10-15. After-party at Forno Diablo, 433 W. Diversey.