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    If you would like to have Fast Talk screen in your area or for your event, you can request a screening and we will contact you.


    Past Screenings

    February 2017
    Prague Film School, Prague , Czech Republic


    March 2013
    Tasmeen Film Festival, Doha, Qatar. 


    February 25, 2013, 1:00 pm 
    2012 Chagrin Documentary Film Festival, Best Feature Award Winner screening. 32000 Chagrin Blvd, Pepper Pike, Ohio. For ticket info call 216-831-8601.


    January 25, 26, 27, 2013
    14 Pews, 800 Aurora Street, Houston, TX 77009. Fast Talk director, Debra Tolchinsky will be there for a Q&A. 


    October 4, 2012.

    Official Selection Chagrin Documentary Film Festival, Chagrin, OH. Philomethian Street Auditorium, 38 Philomethian St., Chagrin Falls, OH 44022. Fast Talk director, Debra Tolchinsky will be there for a Q&A.


    September 22, 2012, 2:30 p.m. Official Selection United Film Festival, Chicago, IL. We're excited to be screening at the fabulous and historic Music Box Theater. Chicago Tribune columnist Eric Zorn who wrote, Change of Subject: The Affirmative Case for Reforming Academic Debate, will participate in an informal debate against Les Lynn, founding director/current director of programming, Chicago Debate League and Chicago Debate Commission, following the screening. Zorn will argue that the current state of academic debate (where debaters speak in excess of 400 words per minute) needs to be either slowed down or done away with, while Lynn will argue that fast talk is actually educationally valuable. 

    For tickets and map click here.  

    Fast Talk director, Debra Tolchinsky, will also be there for a Q&A.


    June 25, 2012,  9:00 p.m.
    Official Selection Iowa Film Festival. Fast Talk is honored to be the recipient of Best Documentary! Purchase advance tickets here


    May 13, 2012,  12:00 p.m.
    Official Selection New York United Film Festival, Cobble Hill Cinemas, 265 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231.Fast Talk director, Debra Tolchinsky will be there for a Q&A.


    March 11, 2012,  5:00 p.m.
    Official Selection The Talking Pictures Festival, Evanston, IL. Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, McCormick Tribune Center (MTC), 1870 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208.  Fast Talk director, Debra Tolchinsky will be there for a Q&A.


    March 7, 2012, 4:00 p.m. / March 8, 2012, 10:45 a.m.
    Official Selection Fargo Film Festival, Fargo, North Dakota. The March 8th screening will be followed by a luncheon panel discussion featuring local debate advisors/coaches and director, Debra Tolchinsky.


    February 12, 2012,  3:20 p.m.
    Official Selection Winter Film Awards Festival, New York City, New York. Roy Arias Studios and Theater, 300 West 43rd Street.


    November 28, 2011, 7 p.m.
    Kenyon College, Community Foundation Theatre, Graham Gund Gallery, Gambier, Ohio.  Sponsored by the Department of Dance, Drama, and Film and the Mesaros Visiting Artist Fund.  Screening will be followed by a Q & A.


    November 17, 2011, 7 p.m.
    Block Cinema, The Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, IL.  Free and open to the public.  


    November 6, 2011, 3 p.m.
    USC School of Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles, CA, SCA Alumni Screening series for new films by SCA alumni and faculty, curated by Alex Ago.  Free and open to the public, but reservations required.


    November 8, 2011, 3 p.m.
    West Texas A & M University, Canyon, TX. Dr. Leigh Browning, associate professor of mass communication, will moderate a panel discussion following the screening. Panelists will include director Debra Tolchinsky, along with Charles Mallard, an Amarillo attorney, Bethany Beck, WTAMU graduate student, Tyler Sweeney, senior broadcasting major from Corpus Christi, and Dr. Trudy Hanson, professor of communication studies and head of the WTAMU Department of Communication.The screening and panel discussion are free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Click here for more information.


    October 28, 2011, 7 p.m.
    Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, MI. Not open to the public.  


    October 15, 2011, 10 a.m.
    Official Selection La Femme International Film Festival, Los Angeles CA.  Awarded "Best Documentary".


    October 1, 2011, 7 p.m.
    Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL., with an accompanying panel including the filmmaker.  Sold out! 


    September 21, 2011 University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.  Not open to the public.


    Thursday, September 8, 2011, 4:00 p.m. The Supreme Court Institute, Georgetown University Law Center. Co-sponsored by The Supreme Court Institute and Arnold & Porter LLP. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion on oral advocacy featuring the Hon. Brett Kavanaugh, leading Supreme Court advocates, and the filmmaker. Due to high demand, by invite only.


    September 8, 2011, 7 p.m.
    Official Selection, DocuWest Documentary Film Festival, Foothills Art Center, Golden, Colorado. 


    Thursday, August 18, 2011,  8:00 p.m.
    Downtown Independent, Los Angeles, CA.  Curated by James Kirst III.  Q&A with filmmakers to follow screening. 


    Saturday, August 6, 2011, 10:30 a.m.
    University Film and Video Conference, Emerson College, Boston, respondent Professor Elizabeth Coffman, Loyola University Chicago. Open to UFVA conference participants only.