Friday, November 10, 8:15 p.m. | In the dawn of the new millennium, Samuel L. Jackson graced the screen with a cool and captivating portrayal of Shaft, brought to life by the visionary Singleton. Singleton's unique touch infused the franchise with his distinctive brand of realism and rich cultural aesthetics. Follow the guardian of justice as he delves into the underbelly of New York City in pursuit of justice for an innocent Black man's life.

Black Harvest Film Festival: Chicago’s annual showcase for films that celebrate, explore and share the Black, African American and African Diaspora experience. The Festival curates both short and feature length films, proudly presenting influential auteurs and emerging filmmakers of color side by side. View full festival lineup.

The Film Center is ADA accessible. This presentation will be projected without open captions. The theater is hearing-loop equipped. For accessibility requests, please email