fbpx Black Harvest Presents | Gene Siskel Film Center

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


Chicago premiere!

Aya of Yop City

Aya de Yopougon

2013, Marguerite Abouet and Clément Oubrerie, France, 88 min.


  • Fri, Dec 27th 4:15pm
  • Fri, Dec 27th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Dec 28th 3:15pm
  • Sun, Dec 29th 5:15pm
  • Mon, Dec 30th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Jan 2nd 8:15pm

New 35mm print!

Downtown 81

1981/2000, Edo Bertoglio, USA, 75 min.
With Jean-Michel Basquiat, Deborah Harry, Arto Lindsay, John Lurie


  • Fri, Dec 13th 2:15pm
  • Fri, Dec 13th 6:15pm
  • Sat, Dec 14th 8:00pm
  • Mon, Dec 16th 6:15pm
  • Wed, Dec 18th 8:15pm