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LUNAFEST Women's Film Festival - Chicago Premiere & VIP Benefit
The Museum of Broadcast Communications
Chicago, IL
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LUNAFEST Women's Film Festival - Chicago Premiere & VIP Benefit
Join StyleChicago.com & LUNA Bar on Friday, October 5th, 2012, for the Chicago premiere of LUNAFEST. Enjoy a special screening of this annual festival of inspiring short films by, for, and about women.  (List of films, directors and live trailer appears below.)

Net proceeds help support the Breast Cancer Fund and Bright Pink.

Co-Hosts:
LUNA Bar, StyleChicago.com

Reception Highlights:
  • Wines by Clif Family Winery
  • Sushi Rolls by RA Sushi
  • Hors d'oeuvres by Native Foods Cafe
  • Pink Cocktails
  • Beer by PERONI, Italy's #1 premium lager
  • Photos on Red Carpet
  • LUNAFEST Goodie Bags for the 1st 250 VIP ticketbuyers!

    Event Times:
  • Cocktail Reception: 6:00-7:30pm
  • LUNAFEST Screening: 7:30-9:00pm (Chicago Premiere)

    This season's program of nine selected films will compel discussion, make you laugh, tug at your heartstrings and motivate you to make a difference in your community.

    Tickets:
    VIP tickets are only $50 and include: (i) Pre-Show Cocktail Reception; (ii) LUNAFEST Chicago Premiere; (iii) LUNAFEST Goodie Bag. General Admission tickets are only $25 and include the pre-show Cocktail Reception & LUNAFEST premiere.

    VIP + Goodie Bag tickets must be purchased in advance - and will sell out early!

    Wine, Beer & Spirits:
    Clif Family Winery * PERONI Italy

    Hors d'oeuvres:
    RA Sushi * Native Foods Cafe

    Featured Films:
  • Blank Canvas (Filmmaker: Sarah Berkovich)
  • Chalk (Filmmaker: Martina Amati)
  • Flawed (Filmmaker: Andrea Dorfman)
  • Georgena Terry (Filmmaker: Amanda Zackem)
  • Lunch Date (Filmmaker: Sasha Collington)
  • Self-Portrait with Cows Coming Home and Other Works (Filmmaker: Rebecca Dreyfus)
  • The Bathhouse (Filmmaker: Jisoo Kim)
  • Whakatiki -- A Spirit Rising (Filmmaker: Louise Leitch)
  • When I Grow Up (Filmmaker: Sharon Arteaga)

    Incredibly diverse in style and content, LUNAFEST is united by a common thread of exceptional storytelling - by, for and about women.

    Charity Beneficiaries:
  • Breast Cancer Fund (www.breastcancerfund.org)
  • Bright Pink (www.brightpink.org)

    About LUNAFEST:
    LUNAFEST is a traveling film festival of award-winning short films by, for and about women. This season's program of nine films  filled with stories of reflection, hope and humor  will travel to over 150 cities and screen in front of 20,000 people. Each year, various organizations bring LUNAFEST's to their communities and raise funds for their local non-profits as well as the event's main beneficiary - Breast Cancer Fund.



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    Location

    The Museum of Broadcast Communications (View)
    360 N. State St. - 4th Floor / Terrace
    Chicago, IL 60654
    United States


    Categories

    Arts > Theatre
    Arts > Visual
    Film > Premiers
    Food > Beer, Wine, and Spirits
    Food > Food
    Food > Sweets
    Other > Fundraisers
    Social > Adult

    Dog Friendly: No
    Non-Smoking: Yes!
    Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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