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Facets Kids

Facets Kids

The first curated online streaming portal of hundreds of the coolest award-winning films children can watch anywhere and anytime.

Facets Cinémathèque

Facets Cinematheque

The last independent, full-time nonprofit cinema in Chicago: for 41 years, the Facets Cinémathèque champions independent films that change the world.

Facets Videotheque

Facets Videotheque

The world's largest and only publicly-accessible archive of over 65,000 art, independent, classic, documentary, experimental films in digital formats.

Facets Academy

Facets Academy

Pioneering year-round, film-based education for pre-college children and youth teaches 21st century skills to over 26,000 students, 8,000 of them on full scholarship.

Chicago International Children's Film Festival

Chicago International Children's Film Festival

The oldest and largest festival of films for children in North America, with a track record of 27 Academy Award nominations and 8 Oscar wins is now in its 34th year.

Facets Film Camp

Facets Film Camp

Children and young people learn film structure and then work in diverse teams to conceive, write, storyboard, act, light, shoot, and direct their own stories on film in 8 summer camps, with over 50% of the students on scholarship.

Children's Jury

Children's Jury

Children meet to watch, discuss, critique and then present their awards to filmmakers as the Children's Jury of the Chicago International Children's Film Festival.

Digital Publishing

Digital Publishing

Facets works to ensure that great films are discovered, made available and celebrated by recovering, restoring and releasing great lost or neglected films which have no U.S. distribution.