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Tune in Sunday as @OilandWaterFilm premieres on @worldchannelPTV at 10/9c. Trailer:

Filmmakers Anne deMare and Kirsten Kelly talk @HomestretchDoc at 2:30 pm CT today @WBEZ #Chicago -- Listen live:

Missed this week's premiere of @HomestretchDoc? It continues its #Chicago run today @filmcenter through next week:

Looking forward to #Chicago premiere of @HomestretchDoc tonight; film spotlights #homeless kids in @ChiPubSchools -

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Migration Documentary Films

MacArthur’s media grantmaking has supported the production of several documentary films on migration and immigration in the U.S. and around the world. Read More


Portrait of Elspeth A. Revere

Elspeth A. Revere

Vice President, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
Portrait of Kathy K. Im

Kathy K. Im

Director, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
Portrait of Lauren Pabst

Lauren Pabst

Program Officer

Susan M. Salaba

Program Administrator

Erica Twyman

Program Assistant