Cinema/Chicago is a year-round cultural and educational organization dedicated to fostering better communication between people of diverse cultures through the art of film and the moving image. We serve Chicago’s diverse and under-served citizenry by providing access to world-class cinema. We aim to enrich Chicago’s cultural environment by presenting film in contexts that encourage discussion and debate.

Youth filmmakers

CineYouth Festival

The CineYouth Festival is a three-day festival which celebrates and fosters the creativity of youth filmmakers 22 years old and younger. Learn more…

Students at a screening

Education Screenings & Study Guides

The Education Screenings Program provides Chicago Public School students and educators access to international, documentary, short and local films throughout the school year. Learn more…

Student asking a question at a screening

Student Film Council

The Student Film Council is a program for students who have a passion and appreciation for film, cinema and the moving image. Learn more…

2017 Education Program Sponsors

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