$175 – $300

Annual Benefit 2019

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The Carlyle Ballroom

1040 North Lake Shore Drive

Chicago, IL 60611

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You are cordially invited to the Chicago Film Archives’ annual benefit at The Carlyle Ballroom on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile.

Please join Chicago legends Rick Kogan of the Chicago Tribune and documentary filmmaker Tom Palazzolo for an evening of cinema, conversation, cocktails, and cuisine that will support the preservation and exhibition of our city’s history and culture on film.

“There is not, and has never been, a filmmaker as sensitively attuned to the ways and wonders of Chicago as Tom Palazzolo. He’s been at it for decades and is a genius to cherish.” -Rick Kogan, Chicago Tribune

Where: The Carlyle Ballroom
1040 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois, 60611

When: Friday, March 22, 2019
6:00pm-9:30pm

6:00pm - 6:45pm Reception– Cocktails and raffle purchases
6:45pm - 7:30pm Buffet Dinner
7:30pm – 9:00pm Program with host Rick Kogan and filmmaker Tom Palazzolo, screening of a new film by Tom Palazzolo, raffle drawing and auction

Tickets: $175 or $300 a couple

Dress: Business Casual

This benefit will raise much needed funding to help run Chicago’s only independent regional film archive. For over fifteen years, CFA has worked to identify, collect, preserve, and exhibit Chicago’s rich history and culture on film. Today the organization houses over 150 collections and more than 27,000 films. Join us as we celebrate these unique and extraordinary moving images—films that reflect our lives in the 20th century!

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