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The spring festival season begins with a bang this week, and we have sidebars for the Chicago Irish Film Festival, the Chicago Independent Movies and Music Festival, and the European Union Film Festival. The latter invariably turns out to be one of the best things on the city’s annual film calendar; check out our long review of two Romanian entries, Hooked (3/6, 3/11) and The Other Irene (3/12, 3/15).