Film News: 2016 CineYouth Festival Kicks Off, Runs Through May 7, 2016

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CHICAGO – Last night (Thursday, May 5th), the 2016 CineYouth Film Festival – which is associated with the Chicago International Film Festival and Cinema/Chicago – kicked off with “Nocturna,” a European animated film from the famed GKIDS distributor (“A Cat in Paris”). The 2016 festival runs through Saturday, May 7th, with a full schedule of film related youth activities on Friday and Saturday. For the full schedule, click here.

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‘Nocturna’ Kicked off the 2016 CineYouth Film Festival
Photo credit: Cinema/Chicago

Cinema/Chicago is a not-for-profit arts and education organization dedicated to encouraging better understanding between cultures and to making a positive contribution to the art form of the moving image. CineYouth is one of the year-round programs presented by Cinema/Chicago, which also include the Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards, Chicago International Film Festival, International Screenings Program, Education Program and Members Film Series. Celebrating its 52nd edition this year, the Chicago International Film Festival is North America’s longest-running competitive film festival.

Check out all the upcoming Cinema/Chicago 2016 events by clicking here.

HollywoodChicago.com senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

By PATRICK McDONALD
Writer, Editorial Coordinator
HollywoodChicago.com
pat@hollywoodchicago.com

© 2016 Patrick McDonald, HollywoodChicago.com

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