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June 2015

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Film still: The Chambermaid

The Chambermaid

WINNER
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Artistic Contribution
Montréal World
Film Fest
"Rarely has fetishism been portrayed with such intense, empathetic attention to detail"   —Variety
 
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Film still: A Wolf at the Door

A Wolf at the Door

"An utterly compelling and indelible drama... [Leandra] Leal's performance is always astonishingly raw and vivid"   —Hollywood Reporter
3 stars½   —RogerEbert.com
 
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Welcome to Me

Critics' Pick "By turns touching, amusing and genuinely disturbing"   —New York Times
4 stars   —TimeOut Chicago
Recommended   —Chicago Reader
 
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Film still: Njinga, Queen of Angola

The 13th Annual
Chicago African Diaspora Film Festival

"As diverse and porous as the diaspora itself"   —TimeOut Chicago
 
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Film still: The Assassin

 

MEMBERS ONLY SCREENING:

The Assassin

"L'assassino ... stand[s] out as one of the finest Italian debuts of the 1960s"  —Senses of Cinema
 
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Film still: The Yes Men Are Revolting


The Yes Men Are Revolting

"The Yes Men Are Revolting becomes the rare film to tackle how exhausting and dispiriting activism can be"   —AV Club
Recommended   —NewCity Chicago
 
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Film still: Love of My Loves

 

The Chicago Latino Reel Film Club presents:

Love of My Loves
(Amor de Mis Amores)

 
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Film still: They Are We

 

Filmmaker Emma Christopher in person!

They Are We

"A fascinating ethnographic lesson that also works as a mystery story"   —Chicago Reader
 
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Film still: Saugatuck Cures

 
 

Chicago Premiere!

Saugatuck Cures

 
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Comer Family Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation