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Co-filmmaker Katy Chevigny in person!

E-Team

WINNER
Cinematography Award
NOMINATED
Grand Jury Prize
Sundance
Film Fest
"Outstandingly gripping and heartbreaking"   —Indiewire
 
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Facets Children + Youth present:

The 31st Annual
Chicago International Children's Film Festival

 
Coming Soon
Logo: The 26th Annual Polish Film Festival in America

 
 

The 26th Annual
Polish Film Festival in America

 
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Bad Turn Worse

4 stars "A tight, properly convoluted slice of contemporary noir"   —Irish Times
4 stars½   —Film Threat
4 stars   —Empire
 
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Chicago premiere!

Miss Meadows

 

Past features for October

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Swim Little Fish Swim

WINNER
Best Film
Best Direction
Best Actor
Gen Art
Film Fest
"Vibrant... it succeeds in its humanistic storytelling" —Twitch
 
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The Dog

Critics' Pick "An absorbing, rollicking documentary"   —New York Times
"A wonderfully weird documentary"   —Film Journal Intl
4 stars "A triumph"   —RogerEbert.com
 
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The World Before Her

WINNER
Best Documentary Feature
Tribeca Film Fest
"Enlightening and enlightened" —Variety
 
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Dock Ellis


No No: A Dockumentary

Critics' Pick "Smart and sympathetic"   —New York Times
"[An] engaging portrait of a complicated but vivid sports figure"   —Los Angeles Times
Recommended   —Chicago Reader
 
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Fishing Without Nets

"[A] very well crafted, empathetic drama"   —Variety
"A morally murky contemplation of deprivation and desperation"   —New York Times
 
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20,000 Days on Earth

WINNER
Directing Award
Editing Award
Sundance
Film Fest
5 stars "Smart and deliriously strange"   —TimeOut Chicago
 
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Chicago Community Trust
  • Illinois Arts Council