October 29, 2019 / 11:30AM-1PM
The Standard Club . Valet Parking Available . Business Attire
Join Kartemquin Films as it celebrates Steve James’ epic series America to Me with a dynamic conversation about education and student experiences, featuring director Steve James, subjects Charles Donalson III and Jess Stovall, and moderated by Ali Barthwell.
The event will also showcase the Kartemquin filmmaking community's recent achievements and upcoming projects.
Thank you to our generous sponsors for their support.
Susan and Bob Morrison
Jason Stephens and Ken O’Keefe
Baskin Family Foundation/Judy Wise
Cinespace Chicago Film Studios
Brad and Lisa Henderson
In Memory of John H. Macauley
Sparking democracy through documentary since 1966, Kartemquin is a collaborative community that empowers documentary makers who create stories that foster a more engaged and just society.
Kartemquin's films have received three Academy Award® nominations and won many more major prizes, including five Emmys® and two Peabody Awards. Recognized as a leading advocate for independent public media, Kartemquin has helped hundreds of artists via its filmmaker development programs and championing of documentary.
Kartemquin is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization based in Chicago. www.kartemquin.com