the chicago international film festival 2020 selection

A Mystery to Me

The First-Ever MG Documentary Film Series

A Mystery to Me is the first documentary series about myasthenia gravis to reveal the hidden toll this unpredictable, unfair illness takes on three people who live with it every day.

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“I may be weak, but I’m strong.” That’s Vanetta Drummer-Fenton’s personal mantra to help her deal with MG.


Teresa Hill-Putnam turned her talents for dance into a career as an instructor at her own studio. But MG threatened to take it all away.


A career firefighter, Glenn is taking on his biggest challenge yet: life with MG.

Screen A Mystery to Me

We have launched a virtual screening tour for A Mystery to Me and we are inviting organizations and institutions to participate. Screening hosts will receive access to various hosting resources and assistance from our screening tour partners, Picture Motion.


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Behind the Scenes

Hear from the filmmakers themselves to learn about the people and stories that brought A Mystery to Me to life.


Premiere Highlights

Take a look back at some of the best moments from the virtual premiere of A Mystery to Me.


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