CURRENT & ONGOING

28th Annual Festival of Films from Iran

February 3 - March 1

Eight new films by directors working within and outside of Iran, including a weeklong run of 24 FRAMES, the elegant and contemplative final work by Abbas Kiarostami.

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Oscilloscope at Ten

February 2 - March 8

Five programs celebrating the wide-ranging, adventurous independent films distributed by Oscilloscope Laboratories as they turn ten.

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Apocalypse Then: The Vietnam War On Film

January 27 - May 8

Lecture & screening series Apocalypse Then: The Vietnam War on Film features weekly lectures by Nora Annesley Taylor. The series will look at how the war and its legacy in Vietnam and Cambodia were represented in film, from the perspective of both Southeast Asian and international filmmakers.

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Conversations at the Edge Spring 2018

February 15 - April 19

A dynamic weekly series of screenings, artist talks, and performances by some of the most compelling media artists of yesterday and today, organized by the School of the Art Institute's Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Film Center.

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UPCOMING

21st Chicago European Union Film Festival

The 21st Annual European Union Film Festival is your ticket to experiencing the creativity and vibrant cultures of all twenty-eight EU nations from the comfort of your theater seat. Be there!

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National Theatre Live

The groundbreaking best of British theater, straight from the London stage.

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THE GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER IS AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL

Dynamic location for presentations meetings, trainings, and luncheons. Theaters and gallery/cafe available during daytime hours.
Visit our Facility Rental page for more details.  Learn more