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Ebertfest bringing big names

Roger Ebert raises his hand to interject during his wife Chaz Hammelsmith Ebert's (not pictured) speech at the Ebertfest Opening Night Gala at the President's House on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 12, 2014

This year’s Roger Ebert Film Festival will bring a slew of big name directors to The Virginia Theatre, including Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, Steve James and Patton Oswalt. This will be the 16th annual Ebertfest and the second since founder Ebert's passing. The movie festival will screen Oliver Stone...