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Clara Tomaz, a Wilmette filmmaker with a studio in Winnetka’s Hubbard Woods business district, celebrated the fifth screening of her film, “The Sun Inside,” on May 10 for local audiences. PHOTOS SUBMITTED
Tomaz (right) stops for a photo with Jo Kim, of Wilmette, who encouraged Tomaz to apply for the grant behind “The Sun Inside.”
Tomaz (right) shares champagne with friend and Wilmette resident Lauri Fisher, a film director known nationally for her 2003 documentary, “The Innocent.”
Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter
1:36 pm CDT May 15, 2017
In an effort to share with locals her personal story about losing her tongue to cancer and how she turned tragedy into a triumph, Wilmette resident and filmmaker Clara Tomaz invited guests to her Hubbard Woods studio on May 10 to view her latest movie, “The Sun Inside,” which explained how she opened doors for herself she never knew existed.