At the Death House Door community screening

If you can't make the Chicago premiere of At the Death House Door during its run at the Siskel, you have another chance! Kartemquin Films, the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Illinois, the Center on Wrongful Convictions at Northwestern University School of Law, and The Public Square at the Illinois Humanities Council present... Civic Cinema At the Death House Door Screening and Discussion Wednesday, May 28 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (doors open at 6:30) Thorne Auditorium, Northwestern University School of Law 375 East Chicago Avenue This event is free and open to the public. Reservations are required. Email or call 312-422-5580. Continued

Kartemquin at Full Frame this weekend!

There's a flurry of Kartemquin activity at this year's Full Frame Film Festival in North Carolina starting tomorrow morning! Kartemquin's award-winning 2004 series The New Americans is screening in segments beginning tomorrow morning at 10:45. Then, fresh from SXSW and the Dallas Film Fest, At the Death House Door is screening at 7:15pm Friday night. Lastly, Erik Weihenmayer, one of the subject's of Kartemquin's Vietnam Long Time Coming, is the focus of Blindsight, Continued