In just one decade, Anthony Mackie has built an impressive acting resume with standout roles in Academy Award® Best Picture winners Million Dollar Baby and The Hurt Locker as well as Half Nelson, The Adjustment Bureau and Notorious. Mackie has won two Black Reel awards, a Gotham Award, two Independent Spirit Awards and a Screen Actor’s Guild Award. Mackie will next be seen in DreamWorks Pictures’ Real Steel alongside Hugh Jackman, in theatres October 7.
The Black Perspectives Tribute will be held at Chase Auditorium (
Black Perspectives Tribute
partners include: Presenting Partners-- Allstate and Lincoln; Evening Partners:
American Airlines, Columbia College Chicago, JP Morgan Chase, Barefoot Wines,
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All events, except Opening
Night, are at the AMC River East 21,
FESTIVAL SPONSORS Led by Presenting Partner, Columbia College Chicago, the 47th Chicago International Film Festival’s sponsors include: Premiere Partners-- American Airlines, Lincoln; Producing Partners-- AMC Theaters, DePaul University's School of Cinema and Interactive Media, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; Major Partners-- Allstate, Intersites; Supporting Partners-- Applitite, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Brugal Rum, Kodak, Second City Computers, WBBM, and the Festival's Headquarters Hotel, JW Marriott Chicago.
Cinema/Chicago is a not-for-profit cultural and educational organization dedicated to encouraging better understanding between cultures and to making a positive contribution to the art form of the moving image. The Chicago International Film Festival is part of the year-round programs presented by Cinema/Chicago, which also include the International Screenings Program (May-September), the Hugo Television Awards (April), CineYouth Festival (May), Intercom Competition (October) and year-round Education Outreach and Member Screenings Program.
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