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Chicago/Highland Park Premiere of THE SPY BEHIND HOME PLATE @ RENAISSANCE 5 with Director Q&AA

June 23 @ 11:45 AM - 2:30 PM

“The Spy Behind Home Plate” is a documentary by award-winning Director Aviva Kempner, about Morris “Moe” Berg, a Jewish catcher during baseball’s Golden Age who joined the OSS to spy for the U.S during WW2.

The film is premiering next weekend, on Friday, June 21st, for a week of showings, in Chicago at the GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER (164 N. State St), and in Highland Park at RENAISSANCE 5 (1850 Second St). 
Q&As with Aviva at both theaters, on Sunday, June 23rd – please check spybehindhomeplate.org and the location websites for times! 


1850 Second Street
Highland Park,
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