Two Chicago Stories
Saturday, June 22, 2013, 4:00 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
Includes the following films:
Shrimp Chicken Fish
2010. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman. An homage to one of Chicago’s take-out restaurants, bounded by a drawbridge, the infamous Chicago Skyway, and the industrial Calumet Harbor. 5 min.
1999. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman. "When you're driving your car at 100 mph, you're not really driving it, you're aiming it" (Department of Motor Vehicles pamphlet). This rambling experimental documentary, about the street drag-racing scene on Chicago’s near West Side, explores the inner-city landscape, the people who live there, and the participants' obsession with speed for its own sake. 64 min.