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  • [Chicago Slices raw: Roger Bain]

    [Chicago Slices raw: Roger Bain]

    Raw footage for “Chicago Slices,” a series about everyday life in Chicago. In this video, Roger Bain, an advertising executive who works from his basement, performs at the club “At the Tracks” with his band “The Geckos.” Bain’s band uses goofy lyrics, singing songs about topics such as being bald and wearing glasses, weather ladies, spoiling your wife, golf, and lunch. Continue reading

  • [Chicago Slices raw: 16 Inch Softball #1]

    [Chicago Slices raw: 16 Inch Softball #1]

    Raw footage for “Chicago Slices,” a series about everyday life in Chicago. In this video, we go to Mount Prospect to watch a 16-inch softball game played by “The Rabbits,” a nationally competitive team headed by Wally Peck. During the game, videomaker Doug Sawyer interviews Peck and a few other members of the crew, and captures the Rabbits’ loss to the Splinters. Continue reading