‘Preserving Palaces’ filmfest in Chicago, Sept. 14-15
CHICAGO, IL — Save the Date!
HISTORIC THEATRE PRESERVATION FILM FEST SEPT. 14-15
The Struggle to Reclaim America’s Cinema Heritage…
That’s the title of a festival of documentary films about a variety of historic theatres — saved, lost and on the brink. The venue is the Portage Theatre, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., in Chicago, as a part of the Portage Film Forum.
The tenative schedule includes the following films: “Preserve Me a Seat,” “Uptown: Portrait of a Palace,” “Loew’s Paradise Theatre,” and “The Wizard of Austin Boulevard.”
A “theatre preservation discussion panel” will also be a part of the festival.
For more information, call the Portageat (773) 736-4050, or .