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Social-change film festival Oct. 13-15
2017-10-11

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The national nonprofit organizaiton Social Change will host its social-change film festival, #ChangeFest, in three states: Illinois, California and New York.

In Illinois, it will take place Oct. 13-15 at the Harold Washington Cultural Center, 4701 S. Martin Luther King Dr.

The festival will feature:

—29 films, including 16 world premieres—one of which is from first-time filmmaker Monica Raymund, who stars as Gabriela Dawson in NBC's Chicago Fire;

—Films with famous actors like Barkhad Abdi ( Captain Phillips ), Anthony Anderson ( from the hit show Black-ish ) and Eamonn Walker ( Oz; Chicago Fire ); and

—the film Fear ( about Chicago's violence ), from local filmmaker Chan Smith.

See ChicagoSocialChange.org .


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