Cuff mentioned at Variety.com
Variety’s The Circut blog had a story today about CUFF and the partnership with IFP
IFP Chicago Goes Underground
by Matt Dentler
For the first time in either organization’s history, IFP Chicago and the Chicago Underground Film Festival joined forces in a new alliance to merge the decidedly disparate qualities of both.
The Chicago Underground Film Festival has spent 15 years earning a viable reputation as a mecca for avant-garde and anti-establishment feature filmmaking, as well as a Midwest platform for the year’s festival circuit hits. The 2008 program (held over Halloween weekend) was a mix of innovative experimental works by local filmmakers, and familiar crowd-pleasers from other American fests. Chicago-based artists like Jim Finn presented his latest, “The Juche Idea,” (pictured above) while the prolific James Fotopoulos premiered “Sleep Weep” (The Zookeeper).
Read the rest at The Circut.