About

What We Are
A new nonprofit organization presenting film screenings throughout Chicago’s south side. Most screenings will be accompanied by presentations or panel discussions.

Mission Statement
To present film screenings and panel discussions to foster conversation on social issues; to alleviate the lack of mainstream film viewing opportunities on the south side of Chicago by presenting films in alternative venues; and to promote the film and video work of filmmakers and students who lack access to Chicago’s traditional art-house and film-school markets.

Our People
Executive Director: Michael W. Phillips Jr.
Grants Coordinator: Marilyn Ferdinand
Assistant Programmer: Harrison Sherrod
Guest Programmers: JB Mabe, Anne Orchier, Marilyn Ferdinand
Poster Designer: Alex Ensign
Web Design: Amy Francis

Board of Directors
Lemont Dobson (Central Michigan University)
Amina Norman-Hawkins (Chicago Hip-Hop Initiative)
Sherry Williams (Bronzeville Historical Society)
Rebecca Zorach (University of Chicago)

1 comment for “About

  1. Debbie James
    September 24, 2011 at 9:14 pm

    Just saw your screening at the HP Jazz Festival – brilliant. Could not stay to sign up for list. Had to run to catch my next show. Please add me to the email list. Want to learn more. Want to watch films in HP.

    Debbie

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