First Tuesdays with the Midwest Independent Film Festival:
Film Synopsis: Uncle John is an intimately-told story that revolves around the struggle to keep a mysterious disappearance unsolved. This sterling cast includes John Ashton (GONE BABY GONE), Ronnie Gene Blevins (THE DARK NIGHT RISES) and Alex Moffat of Second City Chicago. UNCLE JOHN marks the feature film debut for director and co-writer Steven Piet, producer and co-writer Erik Crary and executive producer Gary Jesdanun. Official Selection, South by Southwest Film Festival 2015.
First Tuesday Schedule: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 -- First Tuesday festivities begin with a Pre-Show Cocktail Reception at Landmark Century Centre Cinema (2828 North Clark) at 6 p.m. The evening's Producers Panel begins at 6:30 p.m. in the theater. UNCLE JOHN premieres promptly at 7:30 p.m. A post-screening reception will be held immediately following the film program.
ABOUT THE MIDWEST INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL
The Midwest Independent Film Festival is the nation's only film festival solely dedicated to the Midwest filmmaker, presenting audiences with regionally produced independent cinema every first Tuesday of the month at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark in Chicago. This year-round film festival sits proudly at the center of the independent film scene in Chicago and the Midwest and is dedicated to celebrating and strengthening that community. More information can be found on the Festival website: www.MidwestFilm.org.