The Northwestern Memorial
Foundation hosted a sneak preview of In the Family for friends of the organization
last night at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago. The crowd
participated in a panel discussion with filmmaker Joanna Rudnick and
experts in the field following the film.
Joanna Rudnick recently guest lectured at her alma matter Northwestern
University. She presented at colleague Chris Booker’s digital media
class for undergraduates in the Medill School of Journalism. Joanna
presented In the Family as a case study and shared a
clip from the film.
Mark your calendars now for the Chicago premiere of Kartemquin's In the Family, directed by Joanna Rudnick.
The Center for Genetic Medicine at Northwestern University is sponsoring
the screenings as a part of the Silverstein Lecture Series.
Kartemquin's Joanna Rudnick has shared
her story for the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) Campaign to
help pass the Biomarker Bill in congress. Her BRCA story forms the core of
Kartemquin's recent doc, In the Family.
Kartemquin's Joanna Rudnick will be participating in a proposal
workshop with ITVS's Richard Saiz as a part of IFP Chicago's Doc-u-mania
producer's series. They'll be using In the Family as a case study for