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October 2015

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Film still: Wildlike


"Nuanced, troubling, uplifting, beautifully rendered"   —Huffington Post
"[Bruce] Greenwood's quiet, assured performance conveys volumes of unspoken emotion"   —Hollywood Reporter
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Film still: Prophet's Prey

Prophet's Prey

"Comprehensive, disturbing and utterly fascinating"   —Hollywood Reporter
3 stars "Compelling and terrifying... what it says is scarier than any horror film this year"   —RogerEbert.com
Recommended "Devastating"   —NewCity Chicago
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Film still: Partisan


Cinematography Award
Grand Jury Prize
Film Fest
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Film still: Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery

Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery

Best Documentary
German Film Awards
"Highly enjoyable"   —Hollywood Reporter
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Film still: Homemakers

Filmmaker Colin Healey in person!


"Homemakers...exerts a certain fascination with its spirited atmosphere and often quirky humor"   —Hollywood Reporter
Recommended   —NewCity Chicago
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Film still: The Mattei Affair

Members Only Screening:

The Mattei Affair

Palme d'Or
Cannes Film
Fest 1972
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Film still: Momentum


Chicago Premiere


Three days only!

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Film still: Breathe



"Breathe conveys an uncanny insight into the psychology of late adolescence... blunt and painfully accurate"   —New York Times
3 stars "A confident and scary film"   —RogerEbert.com
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Promo image for the Chicago International Children's Film Festival

The 32nd Annual
Chicago International Children's Film Festival

  • 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