Chicago-based filmmaker Justin Jackola, founder of Chicago-based production company JJack Productions has reached a deal with Cinedigm to distribute his feature film starring Duane “Dog” Chapman, known for his work on TV show Dog the Bounty Hunter.
Eleven04’s first-ever live streaming event, featuring five Chicago filmmakers pitching their scripts alongside live table reads, surpassed expectations and brought new energy to the local film community.
Since we’re all stuck inside for the foreseeable future, here are a few of the best pandemic-themed movies around. This list is based on IMDb ratings alone – so if you don’t like it, you can blame the general public.
Ginger, a film inspired by Melissa’s first diagnosis with Stage I breast cancer, was recently acquired by Cow Lamp Films in hopes that her pretty funny, slightly sad, powerfully emotional guide to breast cancer can make a bigger impact on young survivors.