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Announcing the Lineup For Our First-Ever Animation Showcase! -- Midwest Independent Film Festival

First Tuesdays: Animation Showcase at the Midwest Ind FF!

May. 02, 2017

6:00pm - 9:30pm


@Landmark's Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark, Chicago, Illinois

The Midwest Independent Film Festival presents its first ever Animation Showcase at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema on Tuesday, May 2nd, with festivities beginning at 6 p.m.

The best in animated filmmaking throughout the Midwest will take to the screen, including the World Premiere of Joel Benjamin’s WHEN IT FLOODS and the Chicago Premiere of 2016 Student Academy Award winner DIE FLUCHT from Champaign filmmaker Carter Boyce.

Fourteen outstanding animated films in all, with filmmakers in attendance for a post-screening discussion with the audience.

Here is the lineup for the Midwest Independent Film Festival's first-ever Animation Showcase!

6:00 p.m.     Pre-Show Reception
6:30 p.m.     Producers Panel TBA
7:30 p.m.     Animation Showcase     
9:30 p.m.     After-Party TBA

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About the Midwest Independent Film Festival
The Midwest Independent Film Festival is the nation's only film festival solely dedicated to the Midwest filmmaker, presenting audiences with regionally produced independent cinema every first Tuesday of the month at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark in Chicago.  This year-round film festival sits proudly at the center of the independent film scene in Chicago and the Midwest and is dedicated to celebrating and strengthening that community.

This film festival is made possible in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, which receives funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.


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