Dark Eyes Film Series

STARTS 6/6/2013 ICE Theaters - Lawndale
7pm Free, reservations recommended.

Goodman Theatre will host a series of film screenings and discussions during the run of the Goodman’s production of By the Way, Meet Vera Stark focusing on films by and about African American women. The series, Dark Eyes: Visions of Black Women, will feature the work of directors, producers and writers whose work should have wider visibility, in screenings that will take place at ICE Theatres in the Lawndale neighborhood this May and June.

The series will also showcase performances by African American actresses that deserve a second look. Films include I Will Follow, Mississippi Damned, and The Watermelon Woman.

Films will be shown Thursday evenings, May 23, May 30 and June 6 at ICE Theaters (3330 W Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60624) at 7pm. Screening schedule is as follows:

Thursday, May 23, 2013 | 7pm: I Will Follow

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 7pm: Mississippi Damned

Thursday, June 6, 2013 | 7pm: The Watermelon Woman


Reccomended Reading: IndieWire's "Heroines of Cinema: Ava DuVernay and 10 More Trail-Blazing Black Female Directors"

Capacity is limited. Questions? Email TeresaRende@GoodmanTheatre.org.

Remember: Dark Eyes is hosted at the ICE Theater at 3330 W Roosevelt Road, not the ICON Theater.