UNREST (2017): Review by Katusha Jin
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UNREST (2017): Review by Katusha Jin

Director Jennifer Brea, originally a PhD student at Harvard, becomes the voice of 17 million worldwide silent sufferers in her eye-opening personal documentary about Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, otherwise known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS). Unrest is a scream for help from those who have been deprived of the much-needed support from doctors and loved ones alike. (KIZJ:…

WOMEN WHO KILL (2016): Review by Lindsy Bissonnette
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WOMEN WHO KILL (2016): Review by Lindsy Bissonnette

When two ex-lovers try to remain friends, calamity ensues as their female-serial-killer podcast starts to become their reality when they think there may be a serial killer among them. Writer/director Ingrid Jungermann does triple duty by also starring as “Morgan,” who goes through every emotion while living in a reality that she’s only ever researched.…

WONDER WOMAN (2017): Our Chicago Team POV
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WONDER WOMAN (2017): Our Chicago Team POV

Our Chicago Team -- FF2 Managing Editor Brigid Presecky, FF2 Senior Contributor Pamela Powell, FF2 Senior Contributor Stephanie A. Taylor, FF2 Social Media Manager Georgiana Presecky -- weigh in on this weekend's box office hit Wonder Woman 🙂 Georgi's Rating: 5/5 🙂 Gal Gadot is the epitome of strength in director Patty Jenkins' outstanding Wonder Woman. Both the…

THE WOMEN’S BALCONY (2016): Sneak Peek by Jan Lisa Huttner
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THE WOMEN’S BALCONY (2016): Sneak Peek by Jan Lisa Huttner

Set in a close-knit community in Jerusalem, The Women's Balcony is a parable about what happens when bad things happen to good people. But rather than weep and wail, screenwriter Shlomit Nehama, and director Emil Ben-Shimon create a joyous dramedy about faith and fellowship. Highly recommended! One of the best films of the year in any language. (JLH:…