Archive for August, 2006

MICRO-FILM Movie Show returns!

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

MICRO-FILM rocks out with another MICRO-FILM Movie Show! This time, we program an evening’s worth of productions from Chicago’s Film Foetus, including the full-length doc THE BEARS: OUT OF HIBERNATION! with Adrian Belew, at Mike ‘n’ Molly’s in Champaign, IL, on Saturday, September 9, 2006.

Illini Film & Video meets Aug. 26

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

The next meeting of Illini Film & Video will be on Saturday, August 26, 2006, at 1 p.m. in the back of Bar Giuliani in Campustown.

DISCONNECT screening

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006

Directed, produced, and written by Robin Christian Peters for Champaign, IL-based Dreamscape Cinema, DISCONNECT encores at the Piatt Co. Forest Preserve Park in Monticello, IL, on August 27, 2006.

Where art thou, NORMAL LIFE?

Friday, August 11th, 2006

CNGM Pictures of Chicago offers a taste of NORMAL LIFE during the final screening day of MicrocinemaFest in Palatine, IL, on Saturday, August 12, 2006, 7 p.m.

“Home Movie Day” at WILL-TV

Tuesday, August 8th, 2006

WILL-TV and the University of Illinois Library sponsor “Home Movie Day,” a celebration of amateur small-gague cinema, at the WILL studios on Saturday, August 12, 2006, 1 p.m.


Monday, August 7th, 2006

The most recent production of Effingham, IL-based Callan Films, AN UPHILL CLIMB, is scheduled for broadcast by local PBS station WILL-TV channel 12 on Tuesday, August 8, 2006, 9 p.m. CST.

Fischer Theatre article

Sunday, August 6th, 2006

Article in Champaign daily The News-Gazette about decision by the Vermillion Heritage Foundation to temporarily close the Fischer Theatre in Danville, IL, until an adequate financial solution can be found to maintain its operation and renovation.

CU Video Group meets Aug. 2

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006

The next meeting of CU Video Group will be on Wednesday, August 2, 2006, at 7 p.m. in the new addition of the Esquire Lounge in downtown Champaign.