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.


Chicago premiere! Kelly Richmond Pope in person!

All The Queen's Horses

2017, Kelly Richmond Pope, USA, 71 min.


  • Fri, Nov 10th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Nov 10th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Nov 11th 5:00pm
  • Sun, Nov 12th 3:00pm
  • Mon, Nov 13th 8:00pm
  • Tue, Nov 14th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Nov 15th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Nov 16th 8:15pm
  • Fri, Nov 17th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Nov 18th 6:30pm
  • Sun, Nov 19th 5:15pm
  • Mon, Nov 20th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Nov 22nd 8:00pm

Friday, November 10 at 8 PM: Director Kelly Richmond Pope is scheduled to appear for audience discussion, joined by Gordon Quinn, Artistic Director and founding member of Kartemquin Films; Jason Wojdylo of the U.S. Marshal Service; and Todd Carrol, Assistant Special Agent-in-Charge, FBI Chicago Office. The discussion will be moderated by Marissa Bailey, co-anchor of the CBS 2 Chicago weekday morning and midday newscasts. The audience is invited to a reception sponsored by Kartemquin Films following the show.

November 11, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, and 22: Director Kelly Richmond Pope is scheduled to appear for audience discussion. The Wednesday, November 15 screening is a Movie Club event.

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

2017, Anna Chai and Nari Kye, USA, 85 min.


  • Fri, Oct 20th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 20th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 21st 8:15pm
  • Sun, Oct 22nd 3:00pm
  • Mon, Oct 23rd 6:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 24th 8:15pm
  • Wed, Oct 25th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Oct 26th 8:15pm

Wednesday, October 25 at 6 PM: This screening is a Movie Club event, with discussion moderated by Ken Dunn, founder of the Chicago Resource Center.