Sep 10–Oct 16

Chicago, IL

Oct 22

Lancaster, PA

Oct 29–Oct 30

Costa Mesa, CA

Nov 11–Nov 18
Nov 29–Dec 24
Christmas Carol

Glencoe, IL


Sarah Fornace as Mary Shelley bw by Drew Dir
Love, loss, and creation merge in unexpected ways as Manual Cinema presents its thrilling version of the classic Gothic tale Frankenstein
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No Blue Memories
THE LIFE OF GWENDOLYN BROOKS No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks brings to life the story of one of Chicago’s most beloved figures. She was an icon, a poet laureate, and a Pulitzer Prize winner—but she was…
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Just A Dog
Just A Dog is a short documentary film directed by Andrea B. Scott, with an original score written, produced, recorded and mixed by Manual Cinema Co-Artistic Directors Ben Kauffman and Kyle Vegter. In a nation bristling…

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