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This would be well worth the trip to the Gene Siskel Film Center!
Can you Beat The Devil? is airing the 1953 classic movie for select times only! Read our review:…
Wilmington on Firee has been selected for the Gene Siskel Film Center's 23rd Annual Black Harvest Film Festival,...
Enter to win a yearlong membership to the Gene Siskel Film Center, good for $6 tickets to most film screenings!…
"Abacus" at Gene Siskel Film Center for Chicago theatrical premiere June 16; Director Steve James in attendance
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Queen of the Desert, 7:45PM, Gene Siskel Film Center. Parking available at 181 North Dearborn.
Terry Yang has some awesome work at Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago for the...
Scarlett Johansson is honored by the Gene Siskel Film Center with the 2016 Renaissance Award ✨ http…
Just saw a screening of THE LOVE WITCH in 35 MM at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago. 💗
Chicago! Amsterdam! SPA NIGHT is coming your way! We're screening in Chicago at the Gene Siskel Film Center of...
Former COD Student’s Documentary 'Raising Bertie' to be Shown at Gene Siskel Film Center
8 British noir films are playing at the Gene Siskel Film Center throughout November, including 2 by Carol Reed…
Scarlett Johansson at the “Celebrate Scarlett” event hosted by Gene Siskel Film Center (June 30) ht…
AFERIM! still going strong--opens in Chicago at the Gene Siskel Film Center on Friday, for a week-long run!...
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My film "Blockbuster" just premiered at the Chicago Shorts Festival at the Gene Siskel Film Center!!! Ah!!!
Looking forward to seeing the top scoring films tomorrow evening at the Gene Siskel Film Center (5pm)
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come with me! starts this Wed. at 5pm. free & open to the public. Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 North State Street, Chicago
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Join our friends at Gene Siskel Film Center for their amazing Oscars bash HOLLYWOOD ON STATE, tix at
a good film for class Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art | Gene Siskel Film Center
Saw this film at Gene Siskel Film Center last night. The first time I've been truly moved by a documentary film.
We did all post on this intriguing doc 'A Voice Among the Silent' check it out | Gene Siskel Film Center
Black panther movie showing at SAIC Gene Siskel Film Center. If you…
Looking forward to seeing and discussing this film tonight. @ Gene Siskel Film Center of…
Tickets sold out to see 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Ugh.
Our doc is enjoying some local exposure at the Gene Siskel Film Center
.brettwas ponders the idea of finding one's passion at webvisions @ Gene Siskel Film Center of the…
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09/25-27 | Celebrates the passion, humor, and swagger of the Irish diaspora at The Irish American Movie Hooley at...
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WORLD PREMIERE of is 8/21 at Gene Siskel Film Center. 815p. 2nd show on 8/27.
World premiere of is August 21st at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Second showing Aug 27th, both at 815p.
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On @ 9:30am w/@ talking gotta see it @ Gene Siskel Film Center this weekend!
High school self would be happy certain things haven't changed. @ Gene Siskel Film Center of the…
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The Immortalists 1/10 and 1/12 - Special offer from the Gene Siskel Film Center! Is there a cure for death?...
.I can't wait. Coming soon to Gene Siskel Film Center.
Currently at the Gene Siskel Film Center about to see Godard's GOODBYE TO LANGAUGE 3D!!!
How about renaming the Gene Siskel Film Center to Siskel&Ebert Film Center?
Oh man, it was a huge honor to speak in the Gene Siskel Film Center. The world is less for the loss of these two.
at the Gene Siskel Film Center is the perfect way to kick off season! Currently: equally inspired and creeped out
...look for beautiful old Googie signage, go to Gene Siskel Film Center, maybe even see a new music concert at Constellation...
Check out this film that is premiering at the Gene Siskel Film Center starting Friday June 13...and as a bonus...
Had a terrific time seeing Stephen Cone's Black Box at the Gene Siskel Film Center - tons of great local talent worked on the film, including my talented buds Alex Weisman and Dennis William Grimes. Congrats to all involved!
Tomorrow is your last chance to see Stephen Cone's brilliant and haunting Black Box at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Don't be all like, "Aw *** I missed it." 'Cause that's the lamest thing to have to say.
Martin Scorsese presents the best of polish film tonite at 6:00 at gene Siskel film center then on to catch 35 for jazz and wine
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“The Supreme Price” runs at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival tonight at 6:30 PM at the Gene Siskel Film Center.
In Chicago, wondering why there's no Roger Ebert venue to compliment the marvelous Gene Siskel Film Center. Seems like a natural.
Feast for the Eyes: Cinematic Treasures Abound at Chicago's Gene Siskel Film Center This summer
Co producer of the movie , showing at Gene Siskel Film Center. Review: 'Black Box' ★★★ 1/2
The Chicago Palestine Film Festival will be screening "Mars at Sunrise" TONIGHT at the Gene Siskel Film Center of...
From March 7 through April 3, the Gene Siskel Film Center welcomes you to the “17th Annual European Union Film Festival,” the largest showcase in North America for the cinema of the European Union nations. This year’s festival presents the Chicago premieres of 64 new films from 26 EU nations, bringi...
At the Gene Siskel Film Center for the closing night of the European Union Film Festival!
Movies: they're just shadows on a cave wall, right? Well, this caveman just sat (on his haunches) through two cult/underground/American New Wave classics: Scorpio Rising and Flaming Creatures, at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Let me give you my Neanderthal Reviews: Scorpio Rising (Kenneth Anger, 1963): Dudes fix motorbikes. Dudes dress up in motorbike leather gear. Main dude (Scorpio?), who is a James Dean fetishist, reads comics in bed, owns cats, gets dressed in leather gear, accessorizes with a gun, then goes to some kinda fun club for hijinx with other fun guys. There's mooning! Then: Oh dear, is that a Nazi flag? Oh god, did I just see Hitler flash by? Afterwards there is a kind of Black Mass and a motorcycle rally; all of this is set to the boppin'-est pop tunes of the day. Caveman gives it: 4 rocks out of 5. Setting clips from an old Bible epic of Jesus wandering around Being Jesus to The Crystals singing "He's A Rebel" is impossible to beat. Scorpio Rising Caveman Movie Math: Chicks: 0 Dudes: Oh, a ...
From my friends at the Gene Siskel Film Center (Producers of The Black Harvest Film Fest in August) :
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If you're around Chicago, be sure to check out the wonderful films at the EU Film Festival taking place at The Gene Siskel Film Center!
The 24th Annual Festival of Films from Iran is underway at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Learn about the origins of Iranian film with this special panel discussion from today's Worldview.
CHICAGO (October 2013) – FilmHellenes,the not-for-profit organization dedicated to identifying, promoting and celebrating Hellenic Storytelling, has announced the line-up and schedule of films for its 3rd annual Greek Film Fest Chicago!, to take place November 7-11, 2013 at the Patio Theater on W Irving Park Road. Like the previous two years, a plethora of Greek filmmakers from around the world answered the Festival’s call. Entries from Greece, Cyprus, USA, Canada, Australia, Italy,UK, Lithuania, Netherlands and India have graced the FilmHellene mailbox; twenty-four films were selected for competition. Three more films were invited in the non-competitive category, Chrysotheke. As for Opening Night, Thursday, November 7 at 8:15 pm, it will take place at both the Patio Theater and the Gene Siskel Film Center, and will feature a double treat: FilmHellenes President and co-Founder, filmmaker Niko Franghias, says: “two years ago, director Dimitris Koutsiabasakos, participating with his award winning fea ...
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From July 5 through August 1, the Gene Siskel Film Center presents Studio Ghibli Returns. Our series of eight films reprises six of the most popular titles from last summer’s Castles in the Sky retrospective, all directed by Hayao Miyazaki, and adds two more: FROM UP ON POPPY HILL by Goro Miyazaki a...
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NEW video of my interview w/ Academy Award winning at Siskel Watch!
New Video of interviewing Academy Award winning at Siskel Watch Now!
"A Summer Soiree with Gwyneth Paltrow", hosted by the Gene Siskel Film Center, featured a red carpet reception, an in-depth interview with the Academy Award winner and the presentation of the Renaissance Award to Paltrow. A sell-out crowd of more than 400 guests enjoyed an intimate discussion hosted...
Obviously everybody came out to Mise En Scenesters's showing of To The Wonder this weekend but we wanted to know; what else are you watching this summer? What's out there that you're jamming too? -Bryan
Studio Ghibli returns to Gene Siskel Film Center July 5 to August 1. You can see some of them in Japanese
Just saw a gorgeous 35mm print of My Dinner with Andre at the Gene Siskel Film Center. It resonates w/ me even more now than the first time
Gwyneth Paltrow wearing an Alexander McQueen AW13 vintage organza jacquard dress to the Gene Siskel Film Center Gala http…
Totoro is playing at the Gene Siskel Film Center on Tues July 30 at 8:15 PM. Anybody want to join us?
Official trailer for our latest film The Man in the Silo.
Duluth-based cult band Low, led by Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker, is showcased through this complete collection of the music videos made by the band over their twenty-year history in collaboration with filmmaker Philip Harder, assembled from original 16mm negatives, including both new and old materi...
Those who discovered "My Dinner With Andre" in their college years, when the allure of far-flung conversation over a meal was something new and otherworldly, can never forget the wonderful simplicity and rightness of that 1981 film. In it, experimental theater director and sometime actor Andre Grego...
Low Movie (How To Quit Smoking) follows the entire career of the iconic band Low and their relationship with director Philip Harder.
FAR OUT ISN'T FAR ENOUGH: THE TOMI UNGERER STORY follows the multiple careers of the artist Tomi Ungerer, who had stints as a bestselling children's book aut...
Our neighbors at the Chicago Design Museum are featuring five exhibitions from Marian Bantjes, John Massey, Michael C. Place, Wolfgang Weingart, and Re/View, a special exhibition focusing on optical illusions, through June 30. It's located on the third floor of Block Thirty Seven- Shops on State, less than a block from the Gene Siskel Film Center. For more information on the museum, please visit www.chidm.com
From June 1 through July 4, the Gene Siskel Film Center presents Date with the ‘80s, a series of eleven films from a much-reevaluated decade in American film history. Many of the films are presented in 35mm prints. A highlight of the series is RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK, presented in a widely praised 4...
And now... Gene Siskel Film Center Black Harvest International Festival of Film/Video The blessings just keep on coming.
♪♪ Hey! Dikarya alumn Halle Butler wrote the screenplay for an awesome movie coming out soon, called 'Crimes Against Humanity' (Directed by Jerzy Rose). will be screened at the GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER for 3 days! Grab one of these last copies Halle's book-on-tape release thru Dikarya, and then make sure to see her movie in July. Next month is themed everything Halle Butler. :þ ♪♪
Punching premiere tonight!!! If you want to have some good laughs tonight, be there! 10:30 at the gene siskel film center
“My life has been a fairy tale, with all the monsters.” Visionary artist Ungerer recounts the story of his life--and what a life it has been! After a paranoia-implanting childhood in Nazi-occupied Alsace, he relocated to America and soon established himself as the most acclaimed illustrator of child...
Looking forward to seeing Persistence of Vision tomorrow at the Gene Siskel Film Center, a doc about legendary UK animator Richard Williams!
Come join me on May 11th where after the film we will talk adoption. WATERWALK SCREENS MAY 11 & 12 AT GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER CHICAGO – WaterWalk, the acclaimed father/son bonding drama featuring the story behind the discovery of the Mississippi River screens the weekend of May 11 and 12 at the Gene Siskel Film Center. In this film a suddenly unemployed workaholic dad who takes a dangerous 1,000 mile canoe journey with the Asian/American adopted son he barely knows. The movie is based on Steve and Justin Faulkner’s attempt to paddle the treacherous Marquette/Joliet discovery route of the Mississippi from St. Ignace, Michigan to St Louis. Waterwalk was shot on Lake Michigan, Green Bay, the Fox, Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa and Missouri. Thirty-five communities are featured along the voyage of discovery route pioneered by the two French explorers in 1673. In addition to good critical notices the film has enjoyed a number of sellouts at cinemas, colleges and fes ...
On Thursday, March 21, the IVCCD Orpheum Theater Center will feature a special showing of The Last Wright, a documentary film about the Historic Park Inn Hotel in Mason City, Iowa, the only surviving hotel designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Meticulously researched and filmed over a seven-year period, the film is the only video record of the distressed condition of the hotel. This 60-minute documentary offers a provocative, ironic tapestry of an American century, tracing the life, death and rebirth of a Midwest town through the prism of the Park Inn. Filmmakers McGee and Carra use rare archival footage and period music to take a comparative look at famous Wright structures. The documentary debuted in November of 2008 at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago. In 2008, it won Best Documentary Award from the Iowa Motion Picture Association. The Washington Post called it “…an emotionally powerful argument about sustainability.” The Park Inn Hotel was built in 1910 during a period in which Mason C ...
Just read that my favorite contemporary actress, Gwyneth Paltrow, is receiving The Gene Siskel Film Center's Renaissance Award here on June 15th. In my heart I'll be there clapping!
new film about Ginger Baker playing at Gene Siskel Film Center on 2-1-13.
Scrooge & Marley last screening of 2012 Holiday Season, Thursday at Gene Siskel Film Center; Jen Zias sings b4 the show
Universal Studios is the eldest of all film production and distribution companies, and its cinematic achievements will be recognized at the Gene Siskel Film Center with the premiere of “Universal Pictures: Celebrating 100 Years” on Sunday. The film series includes eight classic Universal films, runn...
Come see the WORLD PREMIER of Roundabout American! Sat- 7:45 @ the Gene Siskel Film Center.
A lot of exciting screenings coming up in January starting with two screenings at the Gene Siskel Film Center in...
About to see Valtari, the new Sigur Ros movie, at the Gene Siskel Film Center
Details on the Dec. 21, 22 and 27 screenings at Gene Siskel Film Center
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Corduroy seats. Feel like I'm in tha seven tes. @ Gene Siskel Film Center
I'm at Gene Siskel Film Center for Samsara (Chicago, IL) w/ 3 others
The Insect treatment: an interview with Nate Cunningham: If you've seen a movie at the Gene Siskel Film Center in...
He was in Chicago for the Halloween night screening of that film at the Gene Siskel Film Center. He was here for a few days and we had a great time - his first in Chicago.
The Weekly Top Five: Ozploitation: Seeing as the Gene Siskel Film Center is currently hosting a weeklong run of...
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