Everyone likes to talk about movies, so let’s keep the conversation going! The Gene Siskel Film Center will get everyone talking with monthly film conversations. Audiences are invited to informal conversations led by—but not monopolized by—carefully selected facilitators.

PREVIOUSLY

Chicago premiere!

A Murder In The Park

2015, Shawn Rech and Brandon Kimber, USA, 93 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jul 10th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 11th 7:30pm
  • Sun, Jul 12th 5:45pm
  • Mon, Jul 13th 8:15pm
  • Tue, Jul 14th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 15th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 15th 8:15pm
  • Thu, Jul 16th 8:15pm
  • Fri, Jul 17th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 18th 3:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 18th 7:45pm
  • Sun, Jul 19th 5:30pm
  • Mon, Jul 20th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Jul 21st 8:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 22nd 8:30pm
  • Thu, Jul 23rd 6:00pm

FRIDAY, JULY 10: Co-directors Shawn Rech and Brandon Kimber and executive producer Andrew Hale will be present for audience discussion moderated by critic Steve Prokopy.

SATURDAY, JULY 11: Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion featuring co-director Shawn Rech; Chicago Tribune columnist Eric Zorn; and Rob Warden, journalist and Executive Director, Emeritus, Center on Wrongful Convictions at Northwestern University. The discussion will be moderated by critic Steve Prokopy.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15: The 6:00 PM screening is a Movie Club event facilitated by Kevin Davis, an award-winning journalist, author and magazine writer based in Chicago. A former crime reporter for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, his writing has appeared in USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Utne Reader, In These Times, American Bar Association Journal, Reader's Digest, USA Weekend, Encyclopedia Britannica and many other publications.

FRIDAY, JULY 17: Co-director Shawn Rech will be present at the screening.

SATURDAY, JULY 18: Co-director Shawn Rech will be present at both screenings.

Chicago premiere!

Macaroni and Cheese

Les coquillettes

2012, Sophie Letourneur, France, 75 min.
With Sophie Letourneur, Camille Genaud

Film series: Young French Cinema

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jun 26th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Jun 27th 5:00pm

Director/star Sophie Letourneur will be present for audience discussion at both screenings. The discussion on Friday is a Movie Club event.