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5 Ways to Make Your Film Productions More Trans Affirming

5 Ways to Make Your Film Productions More Trans Affirming

Rey here.   You might know me as the Camera Ambassador Client Relations and Marketing Associate. But, I’m also an advocate for trans rights! I’ve written extensively about being a... Read More
Checking in With Our Collaborators

Checking in With Our Collaborators

In celebration of Black History Month, we’ve checked in with some of our previous collaborators amplifying Black stories on where they and these projects are now. We're excited to spotlight their... Read More
Activist-Centered Films to Watch on MLK Day

Activist-Centered Films to Watch on MLK Day

Martin Luther King Day celebrates the life of the most recognizable figure of the Civil Rights Movement. King provided undeniable leadership in the Civil Rights Movement of the 50s and... Read More
Four Chicago Latino Filmmakers You Should Know

Four Chicago Latino Filmmakers You Should Know

About 1.4 million Latinos reside in the Metropolitan Chicago area, comprising 17.4 percent of area residents. Of the vast and multi-cultural Latino population in Chicago, there exists a wide-ranging collection of... Read More
How the Chicago Latino Film Festival Thrives Through Humble Beginnings and COVID-19

How the Chicago Latino Film Festival Thrives Through Humble Beginnings and COVID-19

In 1985, the Hispanic Film Festival (which would later, under the guidance of current Executive Director Pepe Vargas, change its name to “the Chicago Latino Film Festival” in 1987) was founded.... Read More
Henry Hanson- Filmmaker Friday (Quarantine Edition)

Henry Hanson- Filmmaker Friday (Quarantine Edition)

This week we’re joined by Chicago filmmaker & performer, Henry Hanson! (This interview was edited and condensed for clarity)   CA: Hey Henry! Hit us with your bio. HH: My... Read More
#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter

As an organization that prides itself on supporting the film community as a whole, we can no longer remain silent as Black Americans are being murdered by our own government....