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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

New Documentary Provides a Closer Look at the Fascinating Life of Hedy Lamarr

New Documentary Provides a Closer Look at the Fascinating Life of Hedy Lamarr

WDCB's Gary Zidek talks to filmmaker Alexandra Dean about her new documentary BOMBSHELL THE HEDY LAMARR STORY.

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 BOMBSHELL THE HEDY LAMARR STORY writer & director Alexandra Dean

BOMBSHELL THE HEDY LAMARR STORY writer & director Alexandra Dean

"Everything that we hear about Hedy in the film we take a little more sensitively now.  And I think that's wonderful because it makes us dig a little more deeply into this woman's life and what she really went through" - Alexandra Dean on how the #Metoo campaign has changed how her film is being perceived. 

 Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

 Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

BOMBSHELL THE HEDY LAMARR STORY is playing at select theaters around the country. It opens in Chicago at the Music Box Theatre on Friday January 19th.

Cheers for Steppenwolf's World Premiere BLKS

Cheers for Steppenwolf's World Premiere BLKS

Black Ensemble Theater Pays Tribute to One of the Greatest Entertainers of All-Time

Black Ensemble Theater Pays Tribute to One of the Greatest Entertainers of All-Time