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Chicago Film and Reporting Legend Ruth Ratny Has Passed

Cision Blog regrets to inform its readers that Ruth Ratny has passed away. Ratny was the founding editor and publisher of ReelChicago.com and Screen Magazine. She was known in the industry for being a longtime champion of Chicago’s film and commercial production industry. Throughout her long and extremely successful career, she earned a variety of accolades. These include distinction as a Chicago and Midwest Ad Woman of the Year, a member of Today’s Women Chicago 100 Hall of Fame, an honoree on Newcity Magazine’s Film 50 list, a recipient of the Hugo Legend Film Award and a recipient of the Chicago Film Critics Award, to name a few. 

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