||Identity/WCT Film Fest Screening
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Windy City Times and Identity present a special screening of a gay-related film at the Chicago Film Fest this month. Cachorro (Bear Cub USA, 2004), directed by Luis Miguel Albaladejo from Spain is a moving story about gay and straight culture clash, family issues and love. Screens Sunday, Oct. 10, Landmark Theatres, 8:45 p.m., and Monday, Oct. 11, Landmark Theatres, 4:30 p.m.; and Tuesday, Oct. 12, Landmark theatres, 9 p.m.
Their web site is www. chicagofilmfestival.com;
(312) 332-film (3456).
For your chance to win free tickets to the first screening, e-mail email@example.com and put FILM FEST in message line.
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