The Gene Siskel Film Center presents programming in the spirit of the Black Harvest Film Festival all year long!

Tuesday lectures by Jon Cates!

Thomasine & Bushrod

1974, Gordon Parks Jr., USA, 95 min. With Max Julien, Vonetta McGee.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Sep 21st 3:45pm
  • Tue, Sep 25th 6:00pm

Chicago premiere!

I Am Not A Witch

2017, Rungano Nyoni, UK/France/Germany, 93 min. With Margaret Mulubwa, Henry B.J. Phiri.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Sep 28th 4:15pm
  • Fri, Sep 28th 6:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 29th 7:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 30th 3:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 8:15pm
  • Thu, Oct 4th 8:15pm

Tuesday lectures by Jon Cates!

Daughters of the Dust

1991, Julie Dash, USA, 112 min. With Alva Rogers, Bahni Turpin.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Sep 29th 3:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 6:00pm

Steffani Jemison in person!

Steffani Jemison: Sensus Plenior

2008-18, Steffani Jemison, USA, ca. 60 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Thu, Oct 4th 6:00pm
Black Harvest Encore! Danielle Maggio in person!

Betty: They Say I'm Different

2017, Phil Cox, USA, 56 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Oct 6th 8:15pm

First Chicago run! Filmmakers in person!

Chasing the Blues

2017, Scott Smith, USA, 77 min. With Grant Rosenmeyer, Jon Lovitz, Ronald L. Conner.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Oct 12th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 12th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 13th 6:30pm
  • Sun, Oct 14th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Oct 15th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 17th 8:00pm

Black Harvest Encore! David Weathersby in person!

The Color Of Art

2018, David Weathersby, USA, 60 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Oct 13th 8:15pm

Black Harvest Encore! Roberta Jones in person!

Animator

2018, Logan Hall, USA, 99 min. With Levenix Riddle, MacKenzie Chinn.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Oct 20th 8:15pm

New 35mm preservation print from Chicago Film Archives!

American Revolution 2

1969, The Film Group, USA, 77 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Oct 26th 7:45pm
Black Harvest Encore!

Chi-Town

2018, Nick Budabin, USA, 82 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Oct 27th 8:15pm

PREVIOUSLY

First Chicago run! Bing Liu in person!

Minding The Gap

2018, Bing Liu, USA, 93 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Aug 31st 8:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 1st 7:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 2nd 5:15pm
  • Mon, Sep 3rd 3:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 4th 7:45pm
  • Wed, Sep 5th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 6th 8:30pm
  • Fri, Sep 7th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 7th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 8th 8:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 9th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 10th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 11th 8:15pm
  • Wed, Sep 12th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 13th 8:15pm

The Gospel According to André

2017, Kate Novack, USA, 94 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jul 20th 4:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 20th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 21st 3:00pm
  • Sun, Jul 22nd 5:00pm
  • Mon, Jul 23rd 8:00pm
  • Tue, Jul 24th 8:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 25th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Jul 26th 8:00pm