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Film still: Gringo Trails

 

Chicago premiere!

Gringo Trails

"A refreshing counterbalance... this film should start a necessary and overdue conversation" —Film Journal Intl
 
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Romanian Cultural Exchange (ROCX) presents:

The 6th Annual
Romanian Cultural Marathon

 
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Film still: See You Next Tuesday

See You Next Tuesday

WINNER
Audience Choice Award
Chicago Underground
Film Fest
"Perfectly encapsulates the vibrant cynicism at the root of American underground filmmaking today" —Indiewire
 
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Swim Little Fish Swim

WINNER
Best Film
Best Direction
Best Actor
Gen Art
Film Fest
"Vibrant" —Twitch
 
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The Chicago Latino Reel Film Club presents:

The Reader
La Lectora

One screening only!

 
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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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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
"A compulsively absorbing look back at baseball's wild and woolly days in the 1970s"   —Washington Post
 
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Logo: The 26th Annual Polish Film Festival in America

 
 

The 26th Annual
Polish Film Festival in America

 
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Logo: REEL Recovery Film Festival

 
 

The 1st Annual
REEL Recovery Film Festival

 

Past features for September

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Film still: To Be Takei

To Be Takei

"An affectionate portrait... never less than joyful" —Village Voice
4 stars —TimeOut Chicago
3 stars½ "A celebration of a man of great resilience" —Chicago Sun-Times
 
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Film still: Starred Up

Starred Up

"This is furiously compelling stuff, convincingly mounted and superbly acted" —TimeOut Chicago
3 stars½ "Devastating" —RogerEbert.com
4 stars —Chicago Reader
 
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Chicago Community Trust
  • Illinois Arts Council