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Thursday, April 12, 2012 7:30 pm

The Whistler
2421 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL

Join Kartemquin at The Whistler on April 12 for "Rock the Doc - Tunes & Trivia"

 

Test your knowledge against Chicago's finest brains, and then throw down some moves to DJ Zak Piper spinning vintage vinyl. Prizes and pride for the winning team.

 

Free Entry // Standard Pricing on beer and cocktails // Trivia: $15 for a team of 6, or $4 a person

 

All proceeds from trivia and a portion of the bar will go towards supporting Kartemquin, nonprofit Chicago filmmakers of The Interrupters, Typeface, Hoop Dreams and more, enabling us to continuing producing and distributing social issue documentaries and nurturing independent filmmakers – emerging and veteran.

 

This is the 4th event in our Rock the Doc social series. They are lots of fun. Come along!

Monday, April 30, 2012 12:00 am

Four Points by Sheraton
630 N. Rush Street
Chicago, IL

The Interrupters screens at Chicago's 2012 Associated Church Press Convention.  The screening and event are closed to the public.  

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 12:00 am

University of Illinois Chicago - UIC Latino Cultural Center (UIC Student Center East)
750 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL

The Interrupters screens at University of Illinois Chicago. Join the UIC Latino Cultural Center for a screening of The Interrupters followed by an audience discussion with featured Ceasefire violence interrupters Cobe Williams and Eddie Bocanegra.  For more details, please visit the UIC Latino Cultural Center facebook page.    

Monday, March 5, 2012 12:00 am

Fourth Presbyterian Church - Anderson Hall
126 N. Chestnut
Chicago, IL

The Interrupters screens at Chicago's Fourth Presbyterian Church - Anderson Hall at 5:00 PM.  After the film, stay for a conversation with Interrupters Producer, Alex Kotlowitz.  For more information, visit the Fourth Presbyterian Church's website.  

Saturday, April 21, 2012 9:00 am

Columbia College Film Row Cinema
1104 S Wabash
Chicago, IL

Join fellow documentary filmmakers for a two-day event held inside the loop at Chicago's premier filmmaking institution, Colombia College. Each day details cutting edge and contemporary documentary filmmaking techniques, strategies and success stories, from conception through to completion.

 

The event will feature a variety of documentary fimmakers, including some of Kartemquin's own!

 

featuring:

GORDON QUINN

JUDITH HELFAND

LESLIE SIMMER

LIZ KAAR

ANDREW ZINNES

GREG JACOBS

JON SISKEL

RUTH LEITMAN

JULIE KECK

JESSICA KING

ALICIA SAMS

JEFF SPITZ

TIM HORSBURGH

TOD LENDING

BOB HERCULES

SHULING YONG

ERIN SORENSON

 

for more information please visit: http://www.documentarysummit.com/chicago

Monday, February 27, 2012 12:00 am

DePaul University - Lincoln Park Student Center - Room 380
2250 N.Sheffield
Chicago, IL

A Peace Circle discussion about The Interrupters.  Gain a deeper understanding of your own role in healing violence and building peace.  See the DePaul University - Blue For Peace facebook page for details.    

Saturday, February 18, 2012 12:00 am

Gene Siskel Film Center
164 N. State Street
Chicago, IL

The Interrupters screens at Chicago's Gene Siskel Film Center at 10:30 AM.  This special Eat & Greet with Ameena Matthews is $25 and the proceeds will go to high risk youth in the Greater Grand Crossing and Englewood Community.  For more information, please visit the Masjid Al-Hafeez website.  

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