Ebertfest 2018: 20th Anniversary

April 4th, 2018 Posted by News 0 thoughts on “Ebertfest 2018: 20th Anniversary”

Ebertfest, now celebrating its 20th anniversary, was started by the world-renowned movie critic Roger Ebert to celebrate films that didn’t receive the recognition they deserved during their original runs: “The festival gives these films and their filmmakers a well-deserved second look.”

Open to the public, this five-day event now programmed by Roger’s widow, Chaz, and festival director Nate Kohn, keeps in mind what Roger would have wanted, following an established criteria for selection. Each film is followed by an in-depth discussion with actors, directors, critics and, of course, the audience.

To read the entire article, published April 4, 2018, go to





Know if you should go, subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Thanks for visiting! Please join my email list to get the latest updates on film, my festival travels and all my reviews.


Bourbonnais, Illinois

site design by Matt K. © All rights belong to Reel Honest Reviews / Pamela Powell