Schedule

  • Cautionary Suggestions*
  • All ages
  • Ages 12+
  • Ages 16+
  • Ages 18+
Friday March 10th, 2017
7:00 pm – 7:00 pmOpening Night
Master of Ceremony: Jerome McDonnell, host of WBEZ's Worldview
7:00 pm – 8:55 pmSpecial Screening of
WEEDS
8:55 pm – 9:30 pmQ&A Rita Taggart, Weeds Co-Star; Writer Dorothy Tristan and Dir/Writer John Hancock
9:30 pm – 10:45 pmBeyond the Wall
10:45 pm – 11:05 pmQ&A: Dir. Jenny Phillips & Louie Diaz, film principal
Saturday March 11th, 2017
10:00 am – 10:00 am10:00 am
Student Filmmaker ShowcaseBuy Tickets
10:00 am – 10:09 amDividing Line of Chicago
10:09 am – 10:38 amForgive Me Father
10:38 am – 10:47 amPushing
10:47 am – 10:57 amTree Huggers
10:57 am – 11:06 amVoice From 10,000 Miles
11:06 am – 11:28 amHanna Is Beautiful
11:28 am – 11:49 amQ&A: Attendant Student Filmmakers
11:49 am – 12:05 pmBreak
12:05 pm – 12:05 pm12:05 pm
Short Film Program #1Buy Tickets
12:05 pm – 12:14 pmTHE FENCE
12:14 pm – 12:21 pmThe Slum Dwellers
12:21 pm – 12:32 pmIchiro and the Wave
12:32 pm – 1:23 pmA Bridge Between Two Worlds
1:23 pm – 1:38 pmQ&A: Director Pascal Gélinas
1:38 pm – 1:55 pmBreak
1:55 pm – 3:10 pmFilmmakers’ Panel Discussion
3:10 pm – 3:20 pmBreak
3:20 pm – 3:20 pm3:20 pm
Short Film Program #2Buy Tickets
3:20 pm – 4:18 pmWitness Bahrain
4:18 pm – 4:33 pmQ&A: Director Jen Marlow
4:33 pm – 4:56 pmOff the Record: Justice Denied to Child Sex Abuse Survivors
4:56 pm – 6:02 pmThe Good Mind
6:02 pm – 6:20 pmBreak
6:20 pm – 6:20 pm6:20 pm
Short Film Program #3Buy Tickets
6:20 pm – 6:29 pmCRACKS
6:29 pm – 6:37 pmiWITNESS
6:37 pm – 6:49 pmThree Boats (three documentary poems)
6:49 pm – 7:13 pmThe Gathering
7:13 pm – 7:33 pmQ&A: Director Micki Dickoff, Randy Steidl, Nathson (Nate) Fields and Magdaleno “Leno” Rose-Avila
7:33 pm – 7:47 pmUbuntu: The Peace Exchange in South Africa
7:47 pm – 8:07 pmQ&A: Co-Directors Chad Rispalje/Jessica Work; The Peace Exchange Peace Builders & Staff
8:07 pm – 8:08 pmPresentation: 2017 Community Action Award to The Peace Exchange
8:08 pm – 8:20 pmBreak
8:20 pm – 9:53 pmMango Dreams
9:53 pm – 10:00 pmBreak
10:00 pm – 10:00 pm10:00 pm
Short Film Program #4Buy Tickets
10:00 pm – 10:14 pmDriver’s Ed
10:14 pm – 11:06 pmThe Messengers
Sunday March 12th, 2017
11:30 am – 11:30 am11:30 am
Short Film Program #5Buy Tickets
11:30 am – 12:10 pmJARVIS ROCKWELL
12:10 pm – 12:39 pmThe Little Dictator
12:39 pm – 12:46 pmMUSIC
12:46 pm – 1:02 pmAn Undeniable Voice
1:02 pm – 1:17 pmQ&A: Sam Harris, film principal and Co-Director Price Arana
1:17 pm – 1:30 pmBreak
1:30 pm – 2:30 pmPeacemakers’ Panel Discussion
2:30 pm – 2:40 pmBreak
2:40 pm – 2:40 pm2:40 pm
Short Film Program #6Buy Tickets
2:40 pm – 3:41 pmSounds of Resilience
3:41 pm – 4:00 pmMary Mother
4:00 pm – 4:13 pmHAVEN
4:13 pm – 4:56 pmDolomitenfront
4:56 pm – 5:05 pmBreak
5:05 pm – 6:43 pmPaying the Price for Peace
6:43 pm – 6:58 pmQ&A: Associate Producer Frank Dorrel, John C. "Jack" Ryan
6:58 pm – 7:10 pmBreak
7:10 pm – 8:40 pmA Bold Peace
8:40 pm – 8:55 pmQ&A: Director Matthew Eddy
8:55 pm – 8:55 pmBreak
8:55 pm – 9:15 pmAwards Ceremony

Purchasing Tickets

Following the “Buy Tickets” links will take you to the Music Box Theatre 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