Midwest Film Festival at The Chi-Town Movies | September 29, 2020


On September 29th join The Midwest Film Festival in partnership with The Gene Siskel Film Center and Chi Town Movies to enjoy an evening of short films highlighting the passion projects of Union & Indie Filmmakers. Doors open at 6:00pm and the screening begins at 7:00pm, followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers. From the safety of your own vehicle you’ll be able to order food and beverages to be delivered directly to you. Get your tickets before they’re all gone at www.midwestfilm.com/get-tickets and don’t forget to bring your most comfy blanket.



Between each film, enjoy a never before seen virtual panel. We are thrilled to present to you industry leaders who will share their expertise on both union & indie filmmaking, how to break into the industry, and the dos and don’ts of navigating film. Don’t miss this chance the learn from the best!

Virtual Panelists:

  • Colleen Griffen – Filmmaker, Corrado Mooncoin
  • Jennifer Reeder – Filmmaker, Knives and Skin & Signature Move
  • David O’Connor – O’Connor Casting
  • Charles Gardner – SAG-AFTRA, Chicago President
  • Tim Troy – I.A.T.S.E. 476
  • Christy Taddeo – I.A.T.S.E. 476
  • Will Eichler – IGC 600
  • JJ Littlefield – IGC 600
  • Robin Humbert – Producers Guild of America & Emmy Academy


From the safety of your own vehicle, not only do you get to see an incredible line up of short films, network with potential collaborators, and learn from the virtual panel, but we are also offering food and beverages from Chi Town Grill and merchandise from Midwest Film Festival,


Official Selection Filmmakers & Midwest Film Festival Members and Sponsors please contact: Info@MidWestFilm.com for ticket information


The Chicago Film Scene is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to supporting local Chicago film productions.

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