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Ed M. Koziarski’s Indie Cinema Column

Reel Chicago – July 1, 2014


“In My Brother’s Shoes, Orland Park Native Gets Role in Upcoming Short Film”

By Jessie Molloy

Southtown Star – July 24, 2014


“In My Brother’s Shoes Journeys Back to Chicago for Special Screening”

By Janet Arvia – July 31, 2014


Calendar listing with photo

Modern Luxury’s Front Desk Magazine (Print & Digital)

September 2014


Featured calendar listing with photo

Modern Luxury’s CS Magazine (Print & Digital)

September 2014


“Orland Park Resident Stars in New Short Film”

By JoVona Taylor

Orland Park Prairie News (Print only)

September 12, 2014


WGN-Radio (720 AM) with Nick Digilio

September 17, 2014


“Mauro’s Tribute to Fallen Marine to Benefit Veterans”

By Ed M. Koziarski

Reel Chicago

September 18, 2014


“A Trip Through Italy: In My Brother’s Shoes with Arts Critic-Turned-Filmmaker Lucia Mauro”

By Brandie Madrid

New City Chicago

September 19, 2014


WBBM-News Radio

September 21, 2014

The radio station ran excerpts of Lucia Mauro’s interview with producer Terry Keshner every hour throughout the day of IMBS’s screening/fundraiser. (Air checks available on iTunes)


“Embracing Life’s Possibilities: Local Makes Directorial Debut with Short Film”

By Gabrielle Weiss

Inside Booster, Skyline Booster, News-Star – Chicago (Print only)

October 8-14, 2014


“The stories she tells: Lucia Mauro’s new film is inspired by a lifelong love of Rome – and a chance encounter while there”

By Anastasia Busiek

Loyola Magazine

Fall 2014 Issue, Page 16


“In My Brother’s Shoes”

Reklama Russian Newspaper/Chicago (Print only)

Photos submitted by Mila Samokhina

October 23, 2014


“In My Brother’s Shoes”

Revia Polish-American Magazine/Chicago (Print only)

Photos submitted by Mila Samokhina

November 2014


“In My Brother’s Shoes”

Social Scene – Today’s Chicago Woman Magazine

November 2014


WDCB Public Radio Radio (Chicago & DuPage County)

Interview with Brian O’Keefe

November 9, 2014 on “The Arts Section”

November 11, 2014 on “The Daylight Edition”


WGN-Radio (720 AM) with Nick Digilio

November 11, 2014


“Romeoville Restaurant Hosts Movie Screening to Benefit Toys for Tots”

By Jeanne Millsap

The Herald-News (Romeoville, Joliet – Will County)

November 14, 2014


Comcast Cable TV Community Connection w/ Cindy Bravos

Lucia Mauro Interviewed

Aired February 9, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. & on demand



Relevant Radio (950 AM) with Dan Cheely

Lucia Mauro and Joe Orlandino interviewed live

Aired April 20, 2015 from 4 to 5 p.m.


“Chicago Filmmakers Head to the Cannes Film Festival”

By Ruth L. Ratny

Reel Chicago – May 12, 2015


Announcement of Finalists Mirabile DIctu International Catholic Film Festival – Vatican City, Rome – June 20, 2015


Preview of Finalists, with “In My Brother’s Shoes” highlighted – June 23, 2015


Mirabile Dictu Website – June 26, 2015

Winners -- "In My Brother's Shoes" -- Best Short Film


Announcement of Winners

Vatican Insider/La Stampa – June 26, 2015


Announcement of Winners – June 26, 2015


Announcement of Winners

La Repubblica – June 26, 2015


“Mauro’s Short Film Wins Top Vatican Festival Prize”

By Ruth L. Ratny

Reel Chicago – June 28, 2015


Relevant Radio (950 AM) with Dan Cheely

Lucia interviewed live re: Mirabile Dictu Award

Aired July 25, 2015 at noon


WGN Radio (720 AM) with Nick Digilio

November 11, 2015

One Year Later, Shoes, Italy: Filmmaker Lucia Mauro

By Becky Hellwig

Beck's Wunderland -- May 2, 2017

WIU Film Club commemorates Veterans with film screening

By Christopher Ginn

The McDonough County Voice -- November 4, 2017

WIU commemorates Military Appreciation Week with film screening

By Christopher Ginn

The McDonough County Voice -- November 9, 2017

Western's film club hosts an emotional event for community

By Brie Coder

The Western Courier -- November 13, 2017









Writer-Director Lucia Mauro accepts Best Short FIlm prize at the 2015 Mirabile Dictu International Catholic Film Festival at the Vatican -- Rome, Italy.

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