The 53rd Chicago International Film Festival is proud to announce Marshall Movie as the Opening Night film. Director Reginald Hudlin, actor/producer Chadwick Boseman, actors Sterling K. Brown and Josh Gad and producer Paula Wagner are scheduled to attend the premiere:
7:00PM — Welcome and Guest Presentation
7:30PM — Premiere of Marshall Movie
9:30PM — After-party at Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown (VIP ticket needed for entry)
For tickets and event info, please call (312) 683-0121. Online purchases will be available at a later date.
Director: Reginald Hudlin
Synopsis: Starring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson, Dan Stevens, Sterling K. Brown and James Cromwell, Marshall is based on a true incident in the life of Thurgood Marshall, when he was a young lawyer, long before his appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court. Film courtesy of Open Road Films.
Led by Evening Sponsors Bloomberg Philanthropies and Wintrust, additional sponsors include Reception Sponsor Wansas Tequila, Event Partner Sound Investment, and Official Airlines American Airlines.
Additional support provided by Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation, Cheri Lawrence, Jeanne Randall Malkin Family Foundation, Penelope R. and Robert Steiner.