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


First Chicago run! Filmmakers in person!

Chasing the Blues

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


  • 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

Tuesday lectures by Jon Cates!

Thomasine & Bushrod

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


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