See Kartemquin around Chicago!

A reminder about all of the fantastic and free upcoming Kartemquin screenings. Come support your local documentarians. Come to the Chicago premiere of Kartemquin's In the Family directed by Joanna Rudnick. Joanna will be present at both screenings, and following the film stay for a panel discussion with the filmmaker and leaders in the field. Monday, May 19; 7 pm Thorne Auditorium, Arthur Rubloff Building at Northwestern University 375 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL Wednesday, May 21; 7 pm Ryan Family Auditorium, Technological Institute at Northwestern University 2145 Sheridan Road Evanston, IL Both screenings are free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served. Continued

At the Death House Door community screening

If you can't make the Chicago premiere of At the Death House Door during its run at the Siskel, you have another chance! Kartemquin Films, the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Illinois, the Center on Wrongful Convictions at Northwestern University School of Law, and The Public Square at the Illinois Humanities Council present... Civic Cinema At the Death House Door Screening and Discussion Wednesday, May 28 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (doors open at 6:30) Thorne Auditorium, Northwestern University School of Law 375 East Chicago Avenue This event is free and open to the public. Reservations are required. Email or call 312-422-5580. Continued

Kartemquin in DC on Wednesday

At the Death House Door will have its Washington DC premiere this Wednesday night at 7pm. We hope you can join us. There will be a post-screening discussion with Rev. Carroll Pickett, filmmakers Steve James and Peter Gilbert, and Diann Rust-Tierney, Exec. Dir. National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty. The panel will be moderated by Kojo Nnamdi, NPR host. The screening is presented by AFI SILVERDOCS and the Center for Social Media at American University. AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center 8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, Maryland Tickets available here. Continued