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Gene Siskel Film Center Movie Club

Everyone's in the club! Just by attending the monthly Movie Club film and participating in the conversation, you're in!

Join us for the Gene Siskel Film Center Movie Club, which will include a post-screening conversation and a complimentary beverage.

PREVIOUSLY

Chicago premiere!

Chef Flynn

2018, Cameron Yates, USA, 82 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Dec 7th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Dec 7th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Dec 8th 5:30pm
  • Sat, Dec 8th 7:15pm
  • Sun, Dec 9th 3:30pm
  • Mon, Dec 10th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Dec 11th 8:15pm
  • Wed, Dec 12th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Dec 13th 8:30pm

December 12, 2018:Gene Siskel Film Center Movie Club examines Chef Flynn. Facilitators are Portia Belloc Lowndes, Founder of Slow Food Chicago; Eda Davidman, member of the GSFC Advisory Board and Green City Market Board of Directors; and Eda's 11-year-old son, Cade Missner, who started cooking on his own at age five. Each ticket-holder attending the post-screening discussion receives a complimentary beverage.

New restoration! Gordon Quinn and other special guests in person!

Inquiring Nuns

1968, Gordon Quinn and Gerald Temaner, USA, 66 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Nov 30th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Dec 1st 8:00pm
  • Sun, Dec 2nd 3:30pm
  • Mon, Dec 3rd 6:15pm
  • Tue, Dec 4th 8:00pm
  • Wed, Dec 5th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Dec 6th 8:00pm

Friday 11/30: Co-director Gordon Quinn (Artistic Director and founding member of Kartemquin); Bren Ortega Murphy, Professor of Communications and Women's/Gender Studies and Loyola University and filmmaker (A QUESTION OF HABIT); and Sister Maria Cimperman (Chicago Theological Union, Director of the Center for Consecrated Life) are scheduled to appear for audience discussion, moderated by New City film critic Ray Pride.

Saturday 12/1: Co-director Gordon Quinn (Artistic Director and founding member of Kartemquin), BAND OF SISTERS director Mary Fishman, and RADICAL GRACE director Rebecca Parrish are scheduled to appear for an audience discussion, moderated by Ryan Jagiello, host of Cinema Jaw.

Wednesday 12/5: Co-director Gordon Quinn (Artistic Director and founding member of Kartemquin) and Judy Hoffman, Kartemquin Collective member and Professor of Practice in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Chicago, are scheduled to appear for audience discussion, moderated by Al Gini, Professor of Business Ethics at Loyola University Chicago's Quinlan School of Business.

The Wednesday, December 5, screening is a Movie Club event.