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PANORAMA LATINX is an initiative of the Gene Siskel Film Center dedicated to year-round Latin American film programming. We engage the dynamic Latinx community of greater Chicago through showcasing the work of emerging and established Latinx filmmakers, educational screenings, and community partnerships.


New 4K restorations!

Chulas Fronteras

Beautiful Borderlands

1976, Les Blank and Chris Strachwitz, USA, 58 min.



  • Fri, Sep 13th 2:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 15th 3:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 19th 8:00pm

First Chicago run!

End of the Century

Fin de siglo

2019, Lucio Castro, Argentina, 84 min.
With Juan Barberini, Ramón Pujol, Mía Maestro



  • Fri, Oct 18th 3:45pm
  • Fri, Oct 18th 6:15pm
  • Sat, Oct 19th 3:00pm
  • Sun, Oct 20th 5:15pm
  • Mon, Oct 21st 7:45pm
  • Tue, Oct 22nd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 23rd 7:45pm
  • Thu, Oct 24th 6:15pm


No Borders:

Contemporary Latin American Cinema

September 3 - December 13

Our Autumn lecture series, with Tuesday talks by Daniel R. Quiles, Associate Professor of Art History, Theory & Criticism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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Hola Mexico 2016

October 7 - November 2

Eight new Mexican films, presented in partnership with the Hola Mexico Film Festival, the largest festival of Mexican cinema outside of Mexico.

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Lucrecia Martel's Salta Trilogy

April 20 - May 1

To accompany our Chicago premiere run of Martel's fourth film ZAMA, we are pleased to present Lucrecia Martel's first three films in 35mm prints.

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First Chicago run!

Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles

Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas

2018, Salvador Simó, Spain, 80 min


  • Fri, Sep 6th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 6th 7:45pm
  • Sat, Sep 7th 7:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 8th 3:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 9th 8:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 10th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Sep 11th 8:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 12th 6:00pm

Chicago premiere!

Los Reyes

The Kings

2018, Iván Osnovikoff and Bettina Perut, Chile, 78 min.


  • Fri, Aug 30th 2:15pm
  • Fri, Aug 30th 6:15pm
  • Sat, Aug 31st 5:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 1st 7:45pm
  • Mon, Sep 2nd 3:15pm
  • Tue, Sep 3rd 8:00pm
  • Wed, Sep 4th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 5th 8:00pm

Chicago premiere!

The Chambermaid

La camarista

2018, Lila Avilés, Mexico, 102 min.
With Gabriela Cartol, Teresa Sánchez


  • Fri, Aug 9th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Aug 9th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Aug 10th 5:00pm
  • Sun, Aug 11th 3:00pm
  • Mon, Aug 12th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Aug 13th 8:15pm
  • Wed, Aug 14th 8:15pm
  • Thu, Aug 15th 6:00pm