ITF and the IHC team up to discuss genetic testing

Join Kartemquin Filmmaker Joanna Rudnick on February 13, 2007, as she screens scenes from her documentary in progress, In the Family, as part of an Illinois Humanities Council evening entitled,“What Would You Do? Genetic Testing and Life Decisions.â The event runs from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) McCormick Tribune Campus Center (3201 S State St) in Chicago. The event is free, but registration is required. The program is part of the Illinois Humanities Council 2006-2007 series Future Perfect: Conversations on the Meaning of the Genetics Revolution. Continued

Zak Piper: Director of Production, Soundman, High School Mentor...

On November 21st, Kartemquin's Zak Piper participated in Free Spirit Media's "Discovering the World of Media" program by hosting two high school students, Jasmine Holman and Alexis Sherrod. During the students' day of job shadowing, they learned first-hand what Zak does everyday to make Kartemquin's documentaries come together. For more information on Free Spirit Media, please visit: Continued