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Below is a sampling from our past:

2019

APRIL 11-14, 2019
Doc10 FILM FESTIVAL

Chicago's highly-pedigreed, all documentary film festival. For full details at: DOC10.org
Included screenings of:

  • American Family

  • Hail Satan?

  • The Distant Barking of Dogs

  • The Infiltrators

  • Biggest Little Farm

  • Knock Down the House

  • Mike Wallace is Here

  • Midnight Family

  • Anthropocene: The Human Epoch

  • One Child Nation


MARCH 5, 2019
DINNER & DOCS @ THE DAVIS - ROLL RED ROLL


JANUARY 24, 2019
CMP @ SUNDANCE

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2018

DECEMBER 13, 2018
SUNDANCE PREVIEW DINNER


DECEMBER 11, 2018
DINNER AND DOCS SCREENING OF DARK MONEY

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NOVEMBER 14, 2018
DINNER AND DOCS SCREENING OF BATHTUBS OVER BROADWAY

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OCTOBER 28, 2018
PRIVATE EVENT "THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED" COMMUNITY SCREENING AT THE BRIDGEPORT ART CENTER

When journalist Assia Boundaoui investigates rumors of surveillance in her Arab-American neighborhood in Chicago, she uncovers one of the largest FBI terrorism probes conducted before 9/11 and reveals its enduring impact on the community.

Director/Producer: Assia Boundaoui
Producer: Jessica Devaney
Location: Bridgeport Art Center | 1200 W 35th St, Chicago IL, 60609

CMP members joined, director Assia Boundaoui + producer Jessica Devaney, as well as community partners: the Arab American Action Network (AAAN), Arab American Family Services (AAFS), TAKE ON HATE, CAIR-Chicago, and a host of others, for a film screening town hall and Q&A. In addition, CMP is proud to support the launch of The Feeling of Being Watched INVERSE SURVEILLANCE Impact Campaign.


OCTOBER 19, 2018
PRIVATE MEMBER BREAKFAST WITH ROGER ROSS WILLIAMS AND OTHER SPECIAL GUESTS


SEPTEMBER 23-26, 2018 - CMP @ SUNDANCE CATALYST (MEMBER EXCLUSIVE)

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 - DINNER & DOCS @ THE DAVIS - LOVE, GILDA by LISA DAPOLITO

Diaries, audiotapes, videotapes and testimonies from friends and colleagues offer insight into the life and career of Gilda Radner -- the beloved comic and actress who became an icon on "Saturday Night Live."

AUGUST 2, 2018 - CMP MEMBER RETREAT

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JULY 10, 2018 - DINNER & DOCS IN MILLENNIUM PARK - PERFORMANCE BY THE FLYING WALLENDAS AND SCREENING OF MAN ON WIRE

A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit’s daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century".

APRIL 29 - MAY 2, 2018 - HOTDOCS FIRST LOOK TORONTO

 


APRIL 5-8, 2018: DOC10 2018

Chicago's highly-pedigreed, all documentary film festival. For full details at: DOC10.org
Included screenings of:

  • Won't You Be My Neighbor

  • Love Means Zero

  • Crime + Punishment

  • Bisbee '17

  • On Her Shoulders

  • 306 Hollywood

  • RBG

  • Devil's Freedom

  • The Other Side of Everything

  • Minding The Gap

  • The King

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FEBRUARY 22, 2018: DINNER & DOCS @ THE DAVIS - ICARUS by BRYAN FOGEL

When Bryan Fogel sets out to uncover the truth about doping in sports, a chance meeting with a Russian scientist transforms his story from a personal experiment into a geopolitical thriller involving dirty urine, unexplained death and Olympic Gold-exposing the biggest scandal in sports history.

JANUARY 18, 2018: CMP @ SUNDANCE 2018

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