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5021 Highland Avenue

Downers Grove, IL 60515

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October 20, 5:00 pm

Please join us as we feature the winning entries of the eleventh annual student film festival. Participants were given an additional challenge this year when asked to submit a completed film with a running time of 8 minutes or less. All submissions received were evaluated by a panel of accomplished judges. The top selections will be screened and awards will be distributed at this special program. Separate Admission: $5.00STUDENT_FILM_FEST.html

Say It In Eight Student Film Festival featured films are:

"As Long as You Watch My Heart" by Jacob Lundgaard Andersen, Sara Ross Samko, Daniel Meyers, Aashrita Kamath:  This stop motion short film tells the story of a yarn ball who leaves the comfort of his tree home in pursuit of a lost love, a cherry who falls from a nearby branch. The story visits a multitude of different worlds created with a vast range of techniques.

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MONDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2014 7:30PM

An atypical film about an atypical head case, "Frank" was inspired by the English art-pop musician Chris Sievey, aka Frank Sidebottom, who would perform wearing a large, fish-bowl-shaped papier-mâché mask painted with a look of wide-eyed wonder. Audiences will feel similarly astonished: "Frank" is a genuine original in a summer sea of ... Read More >>>


"Love Is Strange," directed by Ira Sachs, and co-written by Sachs and Mauricio Zacharias, has the confidence in its beautiful and emotional story to tell it simply. It's about many things: growing old, New York real estate, family, work, friendships...but what it is really about is love. Love is not strange at all. It is what we do, if we are lucky. ... Read More >>>


Lukas Moodysson's "We Are the Best!" captures the screw-loose joy of youth with consummate ease and grace. The time is 1982 and the place is Stockholm, where three middle-school girls are determined to start a punk band, even though they know punk is over and two of the three have no instruments or discernible musical skills. ...Read More>>>