Chicago – Short films, in a society increasingly becoming attention challenged, are getting a new lease as an essential film showcase. The Midwest Independent Film Festival will highlight a “Midwest Shorts Program” for their second 2018 event on March 6th. 13 films are part of the line-up, including a World Premiere, a Festival Premiere, Two Chicago Premieres and a 2017 Sundance Film Festival Selection. For more information, including line-ups and tickets, click here.
The World Premiere, “A Tragedy,” also features David Pasquesi
”) and Tracy Letts
”) and two “Chicago Pd” TV stars (Marina Squerciati
and Amy Morton
) highlight the Festival Premiere of “Light.” Pasquesi is also featured in the short “Ten More,” as a concert pianist recovering from a traumatic brain injury. The Midwest Independent Film Festival also features a pre-show Producers Panel and after party at the Avenue Tavern
, 2916 North Broadway in Chicago.
Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
Photo credit: MidwestFilm.com