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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.

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CLARO is our monthly post-screening discussion group bringing together Chicago area colleges and universities at the Gene Siskel Film Center. As part of the Panorama Latinx initiative, CLARO focuses on films from the Americas.

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New 4K digital restoration!

Memories Of Underdevelopment

Memorias del Subdesarrollo

1968, Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Cuba, 97 min. With Sergio Corrieros, Daisy Granados.


  • Fri, May 11th 4:00pm
  • Sat, May 12th 5:30pm
  • Tue, May 15th 6:00pm
  • Wed, May 16th 8:15pm
  • Thu, May 17th 6:00pm

Chicago premiere!

The Desert Bride

La novia del desierto

2017, Cecilia Atán and Valeria Pivato, Argentina, 78 min. With Paulina García, Claudio Rissi.


  • Fri, May 4th 2:00pm
  • Fri, May 4th 8:00pm
  • Sat, May 5th 6:30pm
  • Sun, May 6th 5:00pm
  • Mon, May 7th 6:00pm
  • Tue, May 8th 8:00pm
  • Wed, May 9th 6:00pm
  • Thu, May 10th 7:45pm

Chicago premiere! J.P. Sniadecki in person!

El Mar La Mar

2017, Joshua Bonnetta and J.P. Sniadecki, USA, 94 min.


  • Fri, Apr 20th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Apr 21st 5:00pm
  • Mon, Apr 23rd 8:00pm
  • Tue, Apr 24th 6:00pm