New Documentary Slams Popular Pet Food Brands"Pet Fooled," a new documentary showing in Chicago on Tuesday night, blasts the top-selling pet foods as being unhealthy for your dog or cat.
Chicagoans Say Goodbye To Obama In Farewell DocumentaryA local filmmaker marks the end of Obama's presidency with a documentary that highlights those she refers to as “everyday Chicagoans.”
Documentary Filmmaker David Steiner Killed In Bus Crash In UgandaHe documented intense real-life dramas in Chicago and around the world. On Tuesday, friends and family were mourning the death of beloved local filmmaker David Steiner, who was killed in a bus crash while working in eastern Africa.
VIDEO: The Mesmerizing Marina City Documentary From 1965"This is Marina City... Living towers with form suggesting the upward grace of growing branches and the airy, open form of a sunflower petal..."
Hate Crime Victim To Screen Documentary About Befriending And Forgiving His AttackerIf you were the victim of a vicious beating prompted by bigotry, could you forgive the assailant? That is the subject of an Oscar-nominated film that will be screened in Chicago on Monday night.
Get A First Look At The Amy Winehouse DocumentaryThe first clip of the Amy Winehouse documentary has been revealed and shows the late singer talking about her relationship with music.
Documentary Tells Complicated Story Of Local Artist Peter AntonA documentary playing at the Siskel Film Center Sunday afternoon aims to tell the complicated story of a prolific local artist.
Students Stage Peace March On South SideThe students were hoping to deliver a message of hope and resilience. As they begin their summer break, they want to see less bloodshed on city streets.
Chicago Director Making Maya Angelou DocumentaryMaya Angelou is such a national treasure, that when a local film maker began looking for films about her a couple years back, he was stunned to find there weren’t any. That's about to change.
Documentary Being Made About Chicago's Worst Liquor, Jeppson's Malort, Due Out This SummerJeppson's Malort is a Chicago liquor known mostly for its painfully bitter, awful taste. Its taste starts off innocent enough, a little citrusy with a hint of honey, but then the wormwood punches you right in the face. Malort's even spawned a ritual in which locals convince out-of-towners to down a shot in the hopes of seeing their "malort face" -- an expression of horror and pain.
Homeless Advocate Staging Play About His Father's StruggleA longtime advocate for the homeless has begun channeling his efforts in a new direction.
Documentary Charts Ups And Downs Of Former Farragut Phenom Ronnie Fields is sharing his story in a documentary entitled "Bounce Back.”