Third Coast Filmless Fest

The Filmless Festival, coming up Oct. 23-25, is here in Chicago at ChiArts. Filmless is a 3-day listening party – audio screenings in the dark, live podcasts on stage (Invisibilia, Mystery Show, & more), and workshops for audio-newbies from the likes of This American Life’s Sean Cole.

More info, and passes/tix here: http://thirdcoastfestival.org/happenings/filmless-festival/program

THIRD COAST FILMLESS FESTIVAL:
HIGH SCHOOL TAKEOVER

Our three-day listening party will fill the halls of ChiArts, Chicago’s High School for the Arts, October 23-25.

The weekend kicks off Friday, October 23 @ 7:30pm and ends Sunday afternoon, 5:30pm.

A detailed schedule of events can be found here.

Read all about the 2015 Filmless artists here.

The basics (how to get there, where to stay) here.

All Festival Pass: $100
Choose from the entire list of events, plus attend a special Saturday happy hour courtesy of KCRW’s Independent Producer Project.

A la carte tickets: $12 – $20
Select just the event(s) you’d like attend.

2015 FILMLESS FESTIVAL PROGRAM

FRIDAY EVENING:

THIRD COAST PEP RALLY –
FOUR STORIES, ONE BRASS BAND


Katie Mingle, 99% Invisible


Yowei Shaw, Independent Producer


Shannon Cason, Homemade Stories


Maya Goldberg-Safir & Dennis Funk, Third Coast Festival

SATURDAY + SUNDAY:

AUDIO SCREENINGS IN THE DARK

Featuring Q & A’s with…

Sean Cole, This American Life

Briana Breen, Love & Radio Mitra Kaboli, The Heart

SATURDAY:

LIVE ON STAGE

Mystery Show Live with Starlee Kine


InvisibiliaInconversation with Alix Spiegel


Radio Fiction for the 21st Century with Ann Heppermann and Martin Johnson, The Sarah Awards/Serendipity

SATURDAY EVENING:


Celebrate the winners of the 2015 TC/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition with Mike Pesca, The Gist

SUNDAY:

WORKSHOPS

STORYTELLING PODCASTING
How to find, structure You’ve got a great idea,
and tell good stories now get the right gear.
Ben Calhoun,WBEZ Jeff Towne, Transom.org


INTERVIEWING FAMILY STORIES
Ask and ye shall receive Finding tales at the
(great tape) Thanksgiving table
Sean Cole, TAL Yowei Shaw, Independent

ALL WEEKEND LONG:

SONIC HOOPLA

Can’t wait to announce the folks who will be part of this year’s sonic hoopla – stay tuned, the info drops soon!