Chosen - a film by Abbie Reese
Chosen (Custody of the Eyes) will be screened publicly for the first time in Rockford on March 18, 2018 — the anniversary of the beginning of the Poor Clare order.
Tickets for the screening are $5 and can be purchased online at www.chosenthefilm.com. The screening of the 107-minute film will be followed by a Q&A with Director Abbie Reese. Hardback copies of Dedicated to God: An Oral History of Cloistered Nuns will be available for purchase at the event, and Abbie will sign books.
Chosen has been selected for film festivals on four continents and has received awards internationally, including Best Documentary Feature Film by Sydney World Film Festival in Australia; Third Place for Feature Film by the International Catholic Film Association at the Mirabile Dictu Film Festival in Warsaw, Poland; and Ambitious Feature by Festival Angaelica at Big Bear Lake, Calif.