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BRAVO, PRIME TO HONOR THREE FINALISTSN? CHICAGO 'COMMUNITY CINEMA' COMPETITION, TO BE SCREENED AT CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Three Finalist Productions will be Presented Dec. 8 on Channel 25,

and Entered into Bravo's National Community Cinema Competition
 WOODBURY, N.Y., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Chicago films are finalists in the Chicago "Community Cinema" competition sponsored by Bravo and Prime Cable of Chicago.
 The three winning films are: "Angel Fire," by Coyote Film Group with Frank Mahon as producer; "Amphibian," produced and directed by Ben Broitman; and "Grassroots Chicago," by Kartmequin Educational Films, directed by Steven James, and produced by Gordan Quinn and Jerry Blumenthal as a service to the MacArthur Foundation.
 As part of their winning the Chicago "Community Cinema" competition, "Angel Fire" and "Amphibian" will be screened at the Chicago International Film Festival on Wednesday, Oct. 13, at Piper's Alley Theatre at 7 p.m. "Grassroots Chicago" will be screened as part of the festival's video shorts program on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 5 p.m. at the Music Box Theater.
 All filmmakers will introduce their productions in a special ceremony sponsored by Bravo and Prime Cable prior to their screenings at the Chicago International Film Festival. The productions will also air on Wednesday, Dec. 8, at 7 p.m. (CT), on Prime Cable/Chicago Cable's Channel 25.
 All three works will automatically be entered into Bravo's 1994 National Community Cinema Competition and compete for a national prime time airing on Bravo and a $5,000 award.
 The judges were: Alyce Barry of the Chicago Filmletter; Marc Evans of the Chicago Film Festival; Charlie Geocaris of the Chicago Film Office; Michael Kutza of the Chicago Film Festival; Glenn LeFeber of Eastman Kodak Company; Julieanna Richardson of Prime Cable/Chicago Cable Channel 25; Michael Scott of Prime Cable of Chicago; Jonathan Sehring of Bravo Cable Network; Colleen Sullivan, consultant to the Chicago Film Festival; and Lois Weisberg, City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs.
 Bravo is seen on Channel 35 on Prime Cable of Chicago. It is the foremost showcase of American independent and international films as well as performing arts programs. Bravo is seen in more than 12 million homes nationwide.
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 /CONTACT: Caroline Bock or Camy Metcalf of Bravo, 516-364-2222/


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