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The inaugural Greek Film Fest Chicago runs Thursday through Sunday, September 29 through October 2, at the National Hellenic Museum, 333 S. Halsted, 312-655-1234; Pickwick Theater, 5 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, 847-825-5800; and Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee, 773-736-4050. Margarita Manda appears in person for the opening night program to take questions after a screening of her 2009 feature Gold Dust (Pickwick, Thu 9/29, 7 PM). More than 50 shorts and features follow at the various locations; for a complete schedule see greekfilmfestchicago.org.