THE CHICAGO FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION Announces First Wave of Titles for...
CHICAGO CRITICS FILM FESTIVAL
MAY 1-7, 2015
THE MUSIC BOX THEATRE
3733 North Southport
Chicago, IL 60013
Festival hits starring Anna Kendrick, Jean Dujardin, Cobie Smulders, Jason Segel, Brie Larson, Jesse Eisenberg, Hailee Steinfeld and Orlando Bloom to have their Chicago premieres
Now in its third year, the Chicago Critics Film Festival is pleased to announce the first wave of titles that will be screening as part of this year's event. The first film festival to be created and curated entirely by film critics, this year's lineup will include the latest works from such acclaimed directors as Joe Swanberg, Bobcat Goldthwait and Andrew Bujalski and stars like Anna Kendrick, Jean Dujardin, Guy Pearce, Cobie Smulders, Brie Larson, Sam Rockwell, Hailee Steinfeld, Brit Marling and Orlando Bloom, all of which will be making their local debuts. The festival will run May 1-7, 2015 and will be held once again at Chicago's historic Music Box Theatre. Passes are now on sale at http://bit.ly/1BT1ody
Created by the Chicago Film Critics Association in 2013, the festival offers a selection of films comprised of recent festival favorites and as-yet-undistributed works from a wide variety of filmmakers ranging from award winners to talented newcomers chosen by members of the organization, the only current example of a major film critics group hosting its own festival. The seven titles announced today come from around the world and offer viewers an eclectic variety of films including droll comedies, a cop thriller and even a western.
The CCFF is proud to announce that the following titles will be a part of this year's festival lineup: