Past Event

Chicago Premiere of "The Homestretch"

September 8, 2014

Feinberg Theater, Spertus Institute
610 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

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The Homestretch, a documentary film by Anne de Mare and Kirsten Kelly, features three homeless teenagers who brave Chicago winters, the pressures of high school, and life alone on the streets to build a brighter future. Against all odds, these kids defy stereotypes as they create new, surprising definitions of home. Can they recover from the traumas of abandonment and homelessness and build the future they dream of?

Event Schedule
5:15 p.m. reception
6:15 p.m. screening
7:50 p.m. questions-and-answers with filmmakers

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