The violence in Eastern Ukraine is not restricted by borders. We talk to two immigrants in Chicago who are affected by the conflict. Then Milos Stehlik talks to Gabe Polsky, director of the new film Red Army. Also, Nari Safavi tells us about an environmental film festival in Evanston.
Obama and Iranian president Hassan Rouhani may meet face to face for the first time next week. Saudi Arabia's first female director joins us to discuss her film Wadjda. Plus, we'll tell you how Koreans are celebrating the Harvest Moon Festival.
The 23rd Annual Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival opens Thursday in Chicago. The four-day fest features an array of experimental works from around the world. For WBEZ, Film Critic Jonathan Miller provided a preview of the opening program.
Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine will host its first annual Artisan Producer Festival - a free event to meet Pastoral’s featured culinary artisans from throughout the U.S. - on Saturday, April 30th, from 11:00 a.m.