Chi~Voices: Accepted Into The Oak Park International Film Festival

Oak Park International Laurel

It’s an honor to announce that Chi~Voices has been accepted into the Oak Park International Film Festival next
Saturday September 19th 12-4pm at the beautiful Oak Park Public Library (Veterans Room): 834 Lake St. ~ Citizen-Artist Cinema:

This festival is FREE and OPEN to the public! There will be a reception, along with 7 film screenings (including Chi~Voices) and a Q&A will the filmmakers. Representing Chi~Voices will be Creator&Creative Producer, Jessica Estelle Huggins, Director, Shiri Burson and Chi~Voices Featured Poet (Also Oak Park Native), Edye Deloch-Hughes.

Hope to see you all there! :)

Chi~Voices: Accepted Into the Chicago International Social Change Film Festival


It’s an absolute honor for everyone involved in this production: The crew, talent, donors and all supporters to announce that Chi~Voices has been accepted into the Chicago International Social Change Film Festival OPENING NIGHT next Friday September 18th 6-8pm following a mixer at Blue 1647!

The Chicago International Social Change Film Festival is one of the most highlighted independent and international film festivals in Chicago! The Festival will take place at the lovely Icon theatre in Downtown Chicago: 1011 S Delano Ct, Chicago, IL 60605

Red Carpet at 6pm — Take pictures and get your one on one interviews with the filmmakers

Welcome Announcement from the Festival Founders at 6:30pm: Todd Belcore and Emile Cambry Jr

6:45-8:30pm: Three independent films (including Chi~Voices) will be screened follwowing a short Q& A with the filmmakers

*Purchase your tickets here:

9pm: Mixer at Emile Cambry Jr’s beautiful tech space in Pilsen, Blue 1647: 1647 South Blue Island Chicago, IL. 60608

Come out, support all of the incredible work from the other filmmakers, have food and drinks with us afterwords! Hope to see you there :)

Chi~Voices @ The 2015 Black Harvest Film Festival

*Photo (From Left to Right) Corey Maurice (Actor of Chi~Voices), Jovan Landry (DP/Editor of Chi~Voices), McKenzie Franklin (Actress of Chi~Voices) and Jessica Estelle Huggins (Creator & Creative Producer of Chi~Voices)

What a grand night! On Wednesday August 19, 2015, Chi~Voices premiered at the Black Harvest Film Festival! The cast and crew were excited to showcase 2 years of hard work to our Chicago Family. Here are more pictures from that awesome night! Stay tuned for more updates. As always, thank you all for your continued love, support and positivity.

Chi~Voices: Black Harvest Film Festival August 19th

Chi~Voices Official Selection @ the 2015 Black Harvest Film festival in Chicago

Here is the information on tickets for the Chi~Voices screening (Shorts Program: Color Me Creative) on Wednesday August 19th at 8:15pm at the Gene Sikel Theatre: 164 N. State Street Chicago, IL. 60605. Purchase as soon as you can, as tickets really do go fast at Black Harvest :)
Please let us know if you have any questions, comments and/or concerns. Feel free to spread the word!

Chi~Voices Selected for Black Harvest Film Festival

Black Harvest Film Festival

The Chi~Voices team is pleased to inform you all that we have been accepted into the 21st Annual Black Harvest Film Festival taking place in Chicago August 7-September 3rd. The Black Harvest Film Festival is Chicago’s Black film festival and the Gene Siskel Film Center’s most vibrant annual showcase of new work from the African diaspora. We will keep in touch once we receive more information about our specific screening/panel dates and times, ticket information, etc. This is just the beginning. Thank you all for your continued love, support and positive energy. Talk soon!