9/1/2017



The Reeling: Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival returns for its 35th year on Sept. 21-28, 2017. Etherly’s MARKET VALUE will screen on Monday, Sept. 25th at Landmark Century, located at 2828 N. Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657. The screening starts at 6:30pm. Tickets and passes go on sale Sept. 1. Visit website: http://reelingfilmfestival.org/2017/films/market-value/


Born and raised on the southside of Chicago, Wendell Etherly began his filmmaking career at the age of fifteen. Etherly is the recipient of the 2008 Illinois Arts Fellowship Award for Outstanding Script Work; a recipient of the 2010 Illinois Arts Fellowship Award for Best Film Work; a 2008 Pulitzer Prize Candidate for Dramatic Works, and 2013 3Arts Award Nominee for Outstanding Chicago Artist.


MARKET VALUE will also be making its world premiere at the CINEMA DIVERSE LGBTQ Film Festival in Palm Springs on Sunday, Sept. 24th. CINEMA DIVERSE has already declared MARKET VALUE one of the SPECIAL BEST OF THE FEST films, and will be hosting a special screening on Friday, Sept. 29th at Mary Pickford Theatres, Cathedral City. Other screenings include the 9th Annual OUTshine Film Festival in Ft Lauderdale on Oct. 6th – 15th 2017.


Market Value Producers:

Contexture Media Network Inc, Daryl Brooks, Chandra Michaels, Stanley Coelho, Bruce Spielbauer, Making It Happen, Sigsaly Ent.