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PREVIOUSLY

Chicago premiere! Movie Club Wednesday!

Jenny's Wedding

2015, Mary Agnes Donoghue, USA, 95 min. With Katherine Heigl, Tom Wilkinson.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Sep 18th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 18th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 19th 3:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 20th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 21st 8:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 22nd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Sep 23rd 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 24th 8:00pm

SEPTEMBER 23: The 6:00 pm screening on Wednesday, September 23, is a Movie Club event, facilitated by Jim Bennett, Midwest Regional Director of Lambda Legal. He has played an instrumental role in marriage equality in Iowa and Illinois and continues to advocate for gay equality on all fronts. A graduate of the Second City Conservatory, Bennett performs sketch comedy and is a Moth GrandSLAM Champion. Join us for a post-screening conversation and a complimentary cocktail at Virgin Hotels Chicago, 203 N. Wabash. Movie ticket required for entry.

Chicago premiere!

A Murder In The Park

2015, Shawn Rech and Brandon Kimber, USA, 93 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jul 10th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 11th 7:30pm
  • Sun, Jul 12th 5:45pm
  • Mon, Jul 13th 8:15pm
  • Tue, Jul 14th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 15th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 15th 8:15pm
  • Thu, Jul 16th 8:15pm
  • Fri, Jul 17th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 18th 3:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 18th 7:45pm
  • Sun, Jul 19th 5:30pm
  • Mon, Jul 20th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Jul 21st 8:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 22nd 8:30pm
  • Thu, Jul 23rd 6:00pm

FRIDAY, JULY 10: Co-directors Shawn Rech and Brandon Kimber and executive producer Andrew Hale will be present for audience discussion moderated by critic Steve Prokopy.

SATURDAY, JULY 11: Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion featuring co-director Shawn Rech; Chicago Tribune columnist Eric Zorn; and Rob Warden, journalist and Executive Director, Emeritus, Center on Wrongful Convictions at Northwestern University. The discussion will be moderated by critic Steve Prokopy.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15: The 6:00 PM screening is a Movie Club event facilitated by Kevin Davis, an award-winning journalist, author and magazine writer based in Chicago. A former crime reporter for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, his writing has appeared in USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Utne Reader, In These Times, American Bar Association Journal, Reader's Digest, USA Weekend, Encyclopedia Britannica and many other publications.

FRIDAY, JULY 17: Co-director Shawn Rech will be present at the screening.

SATURDAY, JULY 18: Co-director Shawn Rech will be present at both screenings.