"If there's anything I'm able to leave behind for underclassmen, I'm hoping that they’re able to come out of this shooting process having learned something new. I know I've learned a lot so far, and we haven't even really gotten started." Genna Roth on her experience creating Central High's COVID-friendly film version of Clue.
Will reviews the new Netflix documentary, Rising Phoenix, which features, and was executive produced by, Champaign-Urbana Paralympian and University of Illinois alum Tatyana McFadden.
William talks with Urbana filmmaker Max Pociask on Pens to Lens 2020 and the importance of people.
K-12 screenwriters and local filmmakers teamed up to produce short films for the 7th annual Pens to Lens gala & screening.
Debra chats with Rebecca Nicol, Pens to Lens co-organizer, in preview of Saturday's gala at the Viriginia Theatre
The Smile Politely editors share their 2019 Ebertfest experiences.
Debra previews Ebertfest, which kicks off its 21st year this Wednesday.
Debra chats with CU Film Society board members Rebecca and Thom Nicol as they gear up for this year's student script deadline this Thursday
Chloe chats with Rebecca Ferrell, Flatlands Dance Film Festival curator, about this year’s program.
The red carpet was rolled out for student screenwriters and filmmakers on Saturday at Pens to Lens.
John takes a look at the latest film series offering at the Art Theater, featuring subjects that are close to home.
Nicole speaks with director Kelly Richmond Pope, discussing this critically acclaimed film All The Queen's Horses and the impacts of fraud and corruption in the small Illinois town of Dixon.
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