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Chicago International Social Change Film Festival (3 days)

September 18, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - September 20, 2015 @ 10:00 pm

“The Chicago International Social Change Film Festival stands apart from other film festivals because we offer a unique 3 day experience that is filled with:
  • World premieres and other inspiring films that highlight untold stories of struggle from all over the world
    Robust post-film discussions with expert panelists and filmmakers
  • Informal networking opportunities and brainstorming sessions with business, community and industry leaders
  • Direct action opportunities brought to you by organizations who fight to address the issues relevant to the films featured every day.”


Friday, September 18

6:00pm – Red Carpet Arrivals
6:30pm – Welcome and Special Thanks: Festival Directors Todd Belcore and Emile Cambry, Jr.
6:45pm – Opening Night Films: A Ferguson Story (69 minutes), Chi Voices (10 min), Black Lives Matter Music Video (4 min)
9:00pm – MIXER: BLUE1647

Saturday, September 19

10:00am – The Arts and Youth: ‘+27: Social Innovators of South Africa (26 min), A Good Night (2 min), The Big Give Project (47 min)
12:30pm – Education and Social Change: Slum Dreams (11 min), School Zone (12 min), Finding the Gold Within (92 min)
3:00pm – CRIMINAL JUSTICE and STEREOTYPES: America’s Pit Bull (5 min), Inside Peace (77 min), Even the Walls (27 min)
5:30pm – APARTHEID: When Voices Meet: One Divided Country; One United Choir; One Courageous Journey (86 min)
8:00pm – SOCIAL INJUSTICE: Introspective (4 min), I Am Emmanuel (20 min), From The Sky (18 min), Homaru Cantu Feature Documentary Promo (10 min), The Chikukwa Project (52 min)
10:00pm – Reception @ BLUE1647

Sunday, September 20

10:00am – HEALTH and AWARENESS: I’ve Just Had a Dream (7 min), In the Shadow of Ebola (27 min), TB Unmasked (25 min), H2O For Hope (14 min)
12:30pm – Social Change: A Day’s Work (54 min), KANTHARI: Change From Within (52 min)
3:00pm – ENVIRONMENT/CHEMICALS: Norma’s Story (6 min), Stink! (91 min)
5:30pm – Social Change: March For Injustice (2 min), Oyler (57 min), Boulevard 168 (11 min), Tomgirl (14 min), Last Night In Edinburough (21 min)
8:00pm – Prisons: In An Ideal World (83 min)
10:00pm – Reception @ BLUE1647



September 18, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
September 20, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
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Showplace ICON Theatre
150 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL United States


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