"For many of us, Michael Kutza brought the great city of Chicago to life with his infectious love of film." - Oliver Stone

"Michael Kutza, through his passion, creativity, and love of cinema, brought the world to Chicago and Chicago to the world." - Andrew Davis

Sunday, October 2 at 3:45pm | Join Chicago International FIlm Festival Founder Michael Kutza for a lively conversation about his memoir, “Starstruck.” This provocative and spirited autobiography chronicles Kutza’s early days growing up on Chicago’s west side, his creation of our city’s longest-running film festival, and the decades of celebrities, international cinema, and audiences that followed. “Starstruck” will be available for purchase in advance and at the door; book signing to follow.

$40 - includes ticket and signed paperback book for general audiences
$20 - includes ticket and signed paperback book for Film Center members
$10 - general admission ticket, no book
$5 - Film Center member ticket, no book
Books available on site for signing after the event: $30/book 

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