Smart Films. Smart Kids.

School group in theater lobby

Join us for our 33rd anniversary and give your classroom a boost with a diverse selection of curriculum-supported films from every corner of the globe that will encourage your students to explore world cultures, language studies, creative arts, social studies, history, literature and more.

Each year, the Chicago International Children's Film Festival welcomes over 28,000 Chicago area children, adults, and educators with over 100 filmmakers, media professionals & celebrities leading pre and post screening discussions, and interactive workshops, helping make media an enriching and participatory experience for Chicago area kids.

Contact Facets Group Screenings at to make your reservation