The Gene Siskel Film Center presents programming in the spirit of the Black Harvest Film Festival all year long!

First Chicago run! Bing Liu in person!

Minding The Gap

2018, Bing Liu, USA, 93 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Aug 31st 8:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 1st 7:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 2nd 5:15pm
  • Mon, Sep 3rd 3:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 4th 7:45pm
  • Wed, Sep 5th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 6th 8:30pm
  • Fri, Sep 7th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 7th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 8th 8:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 9th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 10th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 11th 8:15pm
  • Wed, Sep 12th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 13th 8:15pm

Tuesday lectures by Jon Cates!

Thomasine and Bushrod

1974, Gordon Parks Jr., USA, 95 min. With Max Julien, Vonetta McGee.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Sep 21st 3:45pm
  • Tue, Sep 25th 6:00pm

Chicago premiere!

I Am Not A Witch

2017, Rungano Nyoni, UK/France/Germany, 93 min. With Margaret Mulubwa, Henry B.J. Phiri.

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Showtimes:

  • Fri, Sep 28th 4:15pm
  • Fri, Sep 28th 6:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 29th 7:45pm
  • Sun, Sep 30th 3:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 3rd 8:15pm
  • Thu, Oct 4th 8:15pm

Tuesday lectures by Jon Cates!

Daughters of the Dust

1991, Julie Dash, USA, 112 min. With Alva Rogers, Bahni Turpin.

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Showtimes:

  • Sat, Sep 29th 3:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 2nd 6:00pm

Steffani Jemison in person!

Steffani Jemison: Sensus Plenior

2008-18, Steffani Jemison, USA, ca. 60 min.

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Showtimes:

  • Thu, Oct 4th 6:00pm

PREVIOUSLY

The Gospel According to André

2017, Kate Novack, USA, 94 min.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jul 20th 4:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 20th 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 21st 3:00pm
  • Sun, Jul 22nd 5:00pm
  • Mon, Jul 23rd 8:00pm
  • Tue, Jul 24th 8:00pm
  • Wed, Jul 25th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Jul 26th 8:00pm

New 4K restoration!

Ganja & Hess

1973, Bill Gunn, USA, 112 min. With Duane Jones, Marlene Clark.

Showtimes:

  • Fri, Jun 22nd 8:15pm
  • Tue, Jun 26th 8:00pm