Black Perspectives Tribute
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.
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
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