Monthly Archives: October 2012

Graceland at CFAFF

GRACELAND Saturday, November 3, 9:00 PM $10 At the PORTAGE THEATER 4050 N MILWAUKEE, CHICAGO, IL 60641 Ron Morales,the man we refer as the smile-a-lot, who made his directorial debut with SANTA MESA (CFAFF 2008), returns with GRACELAND, a bold … Continue reading

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Sunset Stories at CFAFF

SUNSET STORIES Saturday, November 3, 7:00 PM $10 The Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60641 Directed by Silas Howard and Ernesto Foronda. Assigned to retrieve a precious medical shipment, a nurse finds herself on a modern-day adventure … Continue reading

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Boundary at CFAFF

At the PORTAGE THEATER 4050 N MILWAUKEE, CHICAGO, IL 60641  FRIDAY BOUNDARY Friday, November 2, 8:00 PM $10 Benito Bautista, whose feature-length documentary GIFT OF BARONG  first appeared at the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival in 2006, returns with a powerful … Continue reading

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Forgotten Soldiers at CFAFF

  FORGOTTEN SOLDIERS Saturday, November 3, 1:30 PM $10 The Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60641 Directed by Donald Plata and narrated by Lou Diamond Phillips. FORGOTTEN SOLDIERS looks back at the Philippine Scouts of World War … Continue reading

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Death of a Cemetery at CFAFF

DEATH OF A CEMETERY Saturday, November 3, 4:00 PM $10 The Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60641 A fascinating and vivid documentary by Jeanie Duque Di-zon at the North Manila Cemetery, and the caretakers, merchants, and artisans … Continue reading

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The Bladed Hand at the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival

Closing Night Presentation: THE BLADED HAND Sunday, November 4, 6:00 PM $10 The Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60641 Jay Ignacio directs an eye-opening exploration of one of the greatest cultural traditions of the Philippines: the Filipino … Continue reading

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Rise and Dream at the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival

RISE AND DREAM   Sunday, November 4, 1:00 PM $10 Portage Theater 4050 N MILWAUKEE, CHICAGO, IL 60641 UPDATE: RISE AND DREAM executive producer Paul Pearce and singer/songwriter Barclay Martin will be in attendance for a Q&A after Sunday’s screening.  … Continue reading

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Chicago Filipino American Film Festival 2012 Schedule

Chicago Filipino American Film Festival 2012 Schedule At the PORTAGE THEATER 4050 N MILWAUKEE, CHICAGO, IL 60641 FRIDAY OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION Friday, November 2, 7:00 PM FREE BOUNDARY Friday, November 2, 8:00 PM $10 Benito Bautista, whose feature-length documentary GIFT … Continue reading

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CFAFF 2012 Schedule

Chicago Filipino American Film Festival 2012 Schedule FRIDAY OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION Friday, November 2, 7:00 PM FREE BOUNDARY Friday, November 2, 8:00 PM $10 Benito Bautista, whose feature-length documentary GIFT OF BARONG first appeared at the Chicago Filipino American Film … Continue reading

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