Kartemquin Films special events
See Winnie Wright, Age 11; Now We Live on Clifton; and Viva La Causa. Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E Washington St (chicagoculturalcenter.org). Mar 12 at 2pm; free.
Attend a double screening and discussion of Golub: Late Works are the Catastrophes and Woman as Protagonist: The Art of Nancy Spero. Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago, 915 E 16th St (arts.uchicago.edu). Apr 1 at 7pm; free.
See artifacts from the organization’s early days, including Kartemquin’s first 16-millimeter camera: a heavy beast of a recorder retrofitted in the ’60s with a World War II–era gun handle and NASA-grade batteries. Expo 72, 72 E Randolph St. May 20–Aug 20; free.
Filmmakers, subjects and partners from across five decades reunite at this special event, with honorary chair Chaz Ebert. Visit kartemquin.com/ktq50 for tickets. Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph St (harristheaterchicago.org). June 24 at 6pm; $30.