CURRENT & ONGOING

Chicago Palestine Film Festival 2016

April 16 - May 5

An annual festival representing the spirit and mood of contemporary Palestinian life.

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French Auteurs:

Restorations, Rarities, and Reevaluations

May 6 - June 2

A series of eight films highlighting major directors from postwar French cinema: René Clément, Agnès Varda, Claude Sautet, and Jean-Pierre Melville. All films are presented in recent digital restorations.

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The Child in Cinema

February 2 - May 10

A screening & lecture series considering the meanings ascribed to childhood, how ideas about childhood change historically, and what kids tell us about our ideas on gender, sexuality, race, and class.

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National Theatre Live

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

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UPCOMING

No Borders:

Contemporary Latin American Cinema

Coming this autumn!

Our next lecture series, with Tuesday talks by Daniel R. Quiles, Assistant Professor of Art History, Theory & Criticism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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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