Public Relations

Oakton Community College Announces its 4th Annual Pop-Up Film Festival November 28th- December 1st, 2017

CHICAGO, IL – (October 23, 2017) Oakton Community College announces its fourth annual Pop-Up Film Festival, programmed and hosted by Chicago filmmaker, film critic (and professor?) Michael Smith. The festival will present three acclaimed American features and three short films for free at the Footlik Theatre, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines on November 28th-December… Continue Reading

New Orleans Crime Thriller ‘Dark Meridian’ Opens In Beverly Hills At Laemmle Music Hall Friday, December 1st, 2018

  Opening night includes Q&A with Director Rankin Hickman and actor Billy Slaughter Los Angeles, CA (November 13, 2017) – The UK’s REASON8 Films announces the theatrical release of Dark Meridian, their new U.S. indie feature crime thriller that stars Billy Slaughter (The Big Short, Bad Moms, The Magnificent Seven) and Hollywood film production supervisor… Continue Reading

REASON8 Films Announces U.S. Theatrical Distribution Of Crime Thriller “Dark Meridian”

(London, UK) – November 13, 2017 – REASON8 Films announces the U.S. theatrical release of Dark Meridian, the indie feature with screenings in Los Angeles and New York, followed by an early 2018 digital release with Random Media through The Orchard and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. REASON8 Films is handling worldwide sales. Billy Slaughter (The… Continue Reading

Chicago Production “Mercury In Retrograde” To Receive Local Premiere At 4th Annual Oakton Pop-Up Film Festival

  Award-winning filmmaker and author Michael Glover Smith directs a locally-made relationship drama about how men and women communicate (and miscommunicate) in the modern world. Chicago, IL (October 9, 2017) – Retrograde Films, LLC today announces the Chicago-area premiere of MERCURY IN RETROGRADE, a locally made relationship drama, at the 4th annual Oakton Pop-Up Film… Continue Reading

Asian Pop-Up Cinema Announces Fall Film Festival Lineup September 20th Through November 15th

  NEWLY RELEASED ASIAN COMEDIES, THRILLERS, AND DRAMAS ARE GETTING THEIR MIDWEST SPOTLIGHT IN CHICAGO Attending are Directors from Taiwan, Thailand and a New York Film Critic Chicago, IL (August 21, 2017) Chicago’s premiere Asian film festival, Asian Pop-Up Cinema, announce that Season V will begin September 20th through November 15th, 2017 – with the… Continue Reading

The Boathouse Agency Announces RCN Telecom Services As Their Agency Of Record

  NEW YORK, NY – August 7, 2017 – The Boathouse Agency, a full-service agency and studio hybrid, was selected as the Agency of Record for RCN Telecom Services, a top 10 internet provider. The Boathouse will be responsible for creative across television, OOH, digital, and direct mail in all national markets. The Boathouse is… Continue Reading

Irish American Movie Hooley Film Festival Presents Three New Film Premieres This Fall

Chicago, IL (July 28, 2017) Barbara Scharres, program director of The Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago, and Irish American radio personality Mike Houlihan announced their three selections for the upcoming third annual “Irish American Movie Hooley” at the Siskel Film Center September 29, 30th and October 1st, 2017. 2 GINGERS Irish Whiskey will once… Continue Reading

“Veterans for Peace” Announce National Convention and “Power to Peace Festival” to be held in Chicago August 9th-13th, 2017

St. Louis, MO (July 11, 2017) nation’s only veteran organization fully dedicated to abolish all war, Veterans for Peace, is hosting their first Chicago Convention and Music Festival August 9th-13th, 2017 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel (17 E. Monroe Street). Now in its 32nd year, Veterans for Peace convention is themed “Education Not Militarization”,… Continue Reading

Asian Pop-Up Cinema Announces Cantonese Singing Contest Winners Performing Hit Songs For Hong Kong Entertainment Icon Teddy Robin Kwan

Chicago Film Office to present Lifetime Achievement Award to Kwan on behalf of Asian Pop-Up Cinema CHICAGO, IL – April 11th, 2017-  Asian Pop-Up Cinema announces the winners of “Chicago’s Got Cantonese Talent” who will perform in front of Hong Kong’s entertainment icon, Teddy Robin Kwan on May 11th during his Award Ceremony Night at… Continue Reading