2019 LCFF – Attending Filmmakers

These filmmakers have indicated that they will be attending the film festival. This list is subject to change, and we cannot guarantee all attendees will be at every showing.


Art Paul Of Playboy: executive producer Ellis Goodman, subject Suzanne Seed/Art Paul’s wife

Olympia: Director Gregory Dixon & Writer/Lead Actor McKenzie Chinn will give a Q&A on Sunday, September 8 at the 1:25 P.M screening in Waukegan and give an introduction to the 7:45 P.M. screening in Grayslake

QWERTY: Producers Nat Dykeman & Jeremy Truelove, numerous actors and crew have mentioned attending. We will hopefully Skype with Director Bill Sebastian, along with stars Dana Pupkin-Sebastian & Eric Hailey.

Rendezvous In Chicago: director Michael Glover Smith

Romance Analyst: director Rachel Wortell, actress Lily Meyer, actor Joe Wortell

Short Films

Fraser Syndrome & Me: director Kyle Anne Grendys
Her Mess: director Zachary Goodspeed
Hitchhiking To The Edge Of Sanity: subject Steve Ewert
Hoan Alone: Personal Stories From The Bridge: director Aaron Johnson
Just Give Me A Minute To Change: director Michael Pomaro
Kim’s Big Date: director Claire McFadden
The Musician: director Mark Schimmel
Pie In The Puss: producer D.J. Davis (maybe)
Step One: director Sean Patrick Leonard
Sunrise: director Sean Patrick Leonard
Terrolun And Lunlun: director Hiroyuki Miyagawa & producer Yuki Okuno
Virtually: director P. Patrick Hogan and Producer Ana Krista Johnson