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Black Perspectives Tribute

The Black Perspectives Tribute of the 50th Chicago International Film Festival will take place in October 2014. 
The Black Perspective Tribute information has not been announced.
Below is information on the Black Perspectives Tribute event from the 49th Chicago International Film Festival in 2013.

THE INEVITABLE DEFEAT OF MISTER AND PETE



The 49th Chicago International Film Festival will honor writer, director and producer George Tillman, Jr. with a Career Achievement Award at the 17th Annual Black Perspectives Tribute, which will include a special presentation screening of Tillman's latest film THE INEVITABLE DEFEAT OF MISTER & PETE. Academy Award and Grammy Award-winning actress and singer Jennifer Hudson, who stars in the film, is scheduled to join Tillman on the red carpet and at the tribute. An after-party at Altitude at the W Chicago Lake Shore Hotel will immediately follow the tribute and film presentation. 

Evening Program:
Friday, October 11
AMC River East 21, 322 East Illinois St. 
6PM: Red carpet arrivals
6:30PM: Premiere of THE INEVITABLE DEFEAT OF MISTER AND PETE, Career Achievement Award presentation to George Tillman, Jr.
with host Robin Robinson, anchor Fox 32 News

After-party*
Altitude at W Chicago Lake Shore, 644 North Lake Shore Dr.
9:30PM - 11:30PM: After-party with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
*Wristband required for entry


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