Links Hall and Ibex Puppetry present an evening of puppet film screenings and free pizza.
Nasty, Brutish and Short: puppet cabaret co-curators Julia Miller and Jessica Simon inviteChicago’s puppet community to a screening of Handmade Puppet Dreams, Vol. I. Produced by Heather Henson, Handmade Puppet Dreams is a touring festival of short puppet films created by independent artists. The goal is to showcase a new generation of cutting-edge puppeteers who will embrace film as a medium for their individual expressions. Collected are films that primarily focus on real-time performed puppetry, with an emphasis on character. Join your fellow puppet artists for pizza and a screening of short puppet works from around the U.S. and Montreal.