The 52nd annual Chicago International Film Festival will be screening the Chicago premiere of Raising Bertie on October, 23 2016. Director Margaret Byrne and several of the filmmakers will attend. For more information and tickets, click here.
Cinema/Chicago is the parent organization of the Chicago International Film Festival, North America’s oldest competitive film festival. Seeking out the best in international cinema, the Festival has discovered new talents and opened windows to a world of film previously or otherwise unavailable in Chicago. The festival takes place from October 13-27th.Ticket prices start at $15, visit Ticketmaster.com for more information.
Director Dinesh Sabu's feature documentary, Unbroken Glass will be screening at the Seattle South Asian Film Festival (SSAFF) on October 22, 2016. SSAFF is an 11-day festival of thought-provoking meaningful films & forums on South Asia. Unbroken Glass is the story of filmmaker Dinesh Sabu’s journey to piece together the story of his parents’ lives, twenty years after their deaths.
Dinesh Sabu will also be in attendance for a post-film Q/A
For more information about the festival and tickets, click here.
In 2016, several organizations in Chicago and around the country will host a series of screenings and events to celebrate Kartemquin’s 50th anniversary. We also invite you to watch all our films for free, week by week, at http://watch.kartemquin.com.