Film Cincinnati Hosts Zoom Happy Hour with Killer Films Producer Christine Vachon

Award winning producer Vachon is no stranger to the Queen City. She's filmed five projects in town, including "Carol" and "Dark Waters"

Film Cincinnati is hosting a Zoom happy hour with Killer Films' Independent Spirit Award-winning producer Christine Vachon. 

Vachon is no stranger to the Queen City. She's filmed five projects in town — Todd Haynes' Academy Award winner Carol, a 1950s lesbian romance starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, based on the novel The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith; legal thriller Dark Waters, starring Mark Ruffalo as real-life Cincinnati attorney Robert Bilott as he battles chemical company DuPont; 1960s crime drama A Kind of Murder, starring Patrick Wilson and Jessica Biel and again based on a Patricia Highsmith novel, The Blunderer; Goat, that James Franco and Nick Jonas frat hazing movie; and My Days of Mercy, starring Kate Mara and Ellen Page in a lesbian romance where one is a death penalty protestor and the other is the lawyer daughter of a police officer.

The free happy hour, which takes place at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 21, will be co-hosted by Film Cincinnati's executive director Kristen Schlotman and Bob Igoe from I & Eye Productions.  

Register here.

Founded in 1995, Killer Films is the company behind award winners including Boys Don't Cry, Still Alice, Carol, I'm Not There and Far from Heaven


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