Lindo Theatre Presents
3rd Annual Spencer Tracy Film Festival
Freeport, IL – Celebrate the legacy of a legendary actor at the 3rd Annual Spencer Tracy Film Festival at the Lindo Theatre! This year’s Festival features four of Spencer’s best-loved films during the weekend of Friday, August 22, 2014 through Sunday, August 24, 2014. Tickets for the Spencer Tracy Film Festival are $5 and will be available at the Lindo Theatre, 115 South Chicago Avenue in downtown Freeport or online at www.classiccinemas.com.
Tracy starred in over 70 films throughout his life, and was awarded back-to-back Academy Awards for Best Actor. The movies for this year’s festival have been selected by Dr. Ed Finch, Executive Director, Stephenson County Museum, and Alan Wenzel, Speech Communications Instructor, Highland Community College. They will present a brief introduction before each film and lead a discussion afterward. For additional events being planned for the Festival by the Stephenson County Convention and Visitors Bureau visit www.stephenson-county.il.org
About Classic Cinemas
Classic Cinemas, based in Downers Grove, Illinois, is a family-owned company operated by Willis, Shirley and Chris Johnson. Established in 1978, Classic Cinemas operates 13 theatres, which comprise 104 screens in the northern Illinois area, with each auditorium equipped with state-of-the-art digital projection and sound technology. Classic Cinemas recently celebrated its 35th anniversary as the hometown theatre to moviegoers. For more information on Classic Cinemas, please visit www.classiccinemas.com.
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