Schedule

  • Cautionary Suggestions*
  • All ages
  • Ages 12+
  • Ages 16+
  • Ages 18+
Friday March 9th, 2018
6:30 pm – 6:40 pmOpening Night
Master of Ceremony: Jerome McDonnell, host of WBEZ's Worldview
6:40 pm – 7:35 pmThe Secret Fatwa
7:35 pm – 7:55 pmQ&A: Director Delnaz Abadi
7:55 pm – 8:05 pmBreak
8:05 pm – 9:14 pmCircle Up
9:14 pm – 9:34 pmQ&A: Director Julie Mallozzi
9:34 pm – 9:44 pmBreak
9:44 pm – 9:53 pmNot One of Us
9:53 pm – 10:33 pmPerception: From Prison to Purpose
10:33 pm – 10:53 pmQ&A: Noah Schultz, principal character
Saturday March 10th, 2018
10:00 am – 10:00 amStudent Filmmaker Showcase
10:00 am – 10:22 amOn The Way Up
10:22 am – 10:32 amSawubona
10:32 am – 10:41 amSearching Skies
10:41 am – 10:52 amPaperock
10:52 am – 11:05 amWhy is there so much gun violence?
11:05 am – 11:25 amQ&A: Attendant Student Filmmakers
11:25 am – 11:30 amBreak
11:30 am – 11:30 amShort Film Program #1
11:30 am – 11:59 amStanding Rock Take Me From The River
11:59 am – 12:12 pmPeacekeeper
12:12 pm – 12:39 pmA Crude Injustice
12:39 pm – 12:54 pmQ&A: Directors Jane Hammond (A Crude Injustice) and Denny Rauen (Standing Rock Take Me From The River)
12:54 pm – 1:10 pmBreak
1:10 pm – 2:30 pm2018 Filmmakers’ Panel Discussion
2:30 pm – 2:40 pmBreak
2:40 pm – 2:40 pmShort Film Program #2
2:40 pm – 3:10 pmThe Arcade Creek Project: A Mosaic of Sustainability
3:10 pm – 3:50 pmVoices Not Heard: The Climate Fight of Malaysian Youth
3:50 pm – 4:12 pmArt of Courage
4:12 pm – 4:20 pmBreak
4:20 pm – 5:21 pmThe Bicycle City
5:21 pm – 5:36 pmQ&A: Director Greg Sucharew
5:36 pm – 5:45 pmBreak
5:45 pm – 5:45 pmShort Film Program #3
5:45 pm – 5:55 pmChild, Bride, Mother: Nigeria
5:55 pm – 6:01 pmUn Besito Más (One More Kiss)
6:01 pm – 6:16 pmHurria
6:16 pm – 6:22 pmSpecial Screening of
Sullivan
6:22 pm – 6:32 pmQ&A: Director Anthony Pellino and Sullivan HS feature players
6:32 pm – 6:40 pmBreak
6:40 pm – 6:40 pmShort Film Program #4
6:40 pm – 7:32 pmKeep Believing
7:32 pm – 7:37 pmJasmine Stung
7:37 pm – 7:53 pmAhimsa: The Peace Exchange in India
7:53 pm – 8:03 pmQ&A: 2018 The Peace Exchange Peacebuilders & Free Spirit Media PRO
8:03 pm – 8:10 pmBreak
8:10 pm – 8:10 pmShort Film Program #5
8:10 pm – 8:55 pmFrom India With Love
8:55 pm – 9:10 pmQ&A: Director Mandar Apte
9:10 pm – 9:18 pmUs Thereafter
9:18 pm – 9:33 pmQ&A: Director, Terry Beck and Buck Blodgett, featured player "Us Thereafter"
9:33 pm – 9:41 pmBreak
9:41 pm – 10:56 pmBeyond Fordlandia
10:56 pm – 11:11 pmQ&A: Marcos Colon and Dr. Erick Jennings Simoes
Sunday March 11th, 2018
12:00 pm – 12:00 pmShort Film Program #6
12:00 pm – 12:23 pmShell
12:23 pm – 12:33 pmThe Girl
12:33 pm – 1:30 pmSeeing through the Wall: Meeting Ourselves in Palestine & Israel
1:30 pm – 1:30 pmNOTE: Special Discount for readers of The Chicago Jewish News to include: Shorts Program #6 and The Field
1:30 pm – 1:44 pmBreak
1:44 pm – 3:04 pm2018 Peacemakers’ Panel Discussion
3:04 pm – 3:19 pmBreak
3:19 pm – 4:32 pmThe Field
4:32 pm – 4:32 pmNOTE: Special Discount for readers of The Chicago Jewish News to include: The Field and Shorts Program #6
4:32 pm – 4:43 pmBreak
4:43 pm – 4:43 pmShort Film Program #7
4:43 pm – 6:10 pmStella Polaris Ulloriarsuaq
6:10 pm – 6:34 pmAncestors We Hear You
6:34 pm – 6:49 pmQ&A: Director Patty L. Collins
6:49 pm – 7:00 pmBreak
7:00 pm – 7:00 pmShort Film Program #8
7:00 pm – 7:14 pmThe Officers
7:14 pm – 7:18 pmChicago CRED: Pullman Pilot
7:18 pm – 7:48 pmMake It Work: The Launch
7:48 pm – 8:03 pmQ&A: Directors Alec Silberblatt (The Officers) & Kern Konwiser (Make It Work: The Launch)
8:03 pm – 8:15 pmBreak
8:15 pm – 8:35 pmAwards Ceremony

Purchasing Tickets

Following the “Buy Tickets” links will take you to the Brown Paper Tickets website to complete your purchase. For ticket package pricing, or to buy a Full Festival Pass, please see the Tickets page.

 

Schedule subject to change without notice

What will remain constant is the day and time block (ie: Saturday/evening) currently assigned to the respective films. We are allowing for adjustments in the schedule, upon notification of a filmmakers intent to attend the Festival, potentially prompting an audience Q&A on the main stage.

 

*The Directors of the Peace On Earth Film Festival have posted Cautionary Suggestions for young audience members based on the content of each film. We understand that maturity levels vary with young people; these are merely suggestions. Parents and guardians are encouraged to read a film’s synopsis prior to bringing young audience members into the theater.

The Peace On Earth Film Festival is neither affiliated nor sponsored by Universal Studios