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Festival Sponsors and Partners


Cinema/Chicago and the Chicago International Film Festival would like to thank and acknowledge our sponsors and partners. Without their generous support, the 58th Chicago International Film Festival would not be possible.

Major Festival Sponsors

Logo: Citi (no trademark) 161x100Logo: Xfinity 256x100

Festival Sponsors

Logo: Adobe 257x85Logo: Baker Tilly 270x75logo: CineCity Studios 156x125Logo: Cinespace 171x65Logo: Conagra Brands 136x100Logo: Dark Matter Coffee 125x125Logo: Illinois Production Alliance 125x129Logo: Light Iron 275x75Logo: Panavision 185x85Logo: Periscope Post & Audio 154x50Logo: Poema 120x130Logo: SAG Indie 163x100Logo: The Seeker 210x75Logo: William Blair 300x60


Logo: Chicago History Museum 202x75Logo: Choose Chicago 139x100Logo: Chicago Park District 110x110Logo: Gene Siskel Film Center 270x75Logo: Music Box Theatre

Festival Supporters

Logo: NEA 293x100Logo: Illinois Arts Council - 133x100logo: Illinois Film OfficeLogo: DCASE Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events 311x100Logo: DCASE/Chicago Film Office (202) - 450x75

This project is partially supported by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts, a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, and a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events.

Logo: Austrian Cultural Forum NYCLogo: Canada 313x100Logo: CanadaNow 125x133Logo: Chicago Palestine Film Festival 164x100Logo: Choose Chicago 139x100Logo: Cinecittà 288x60Logo: German Film Office 141x125Logo: Goethe Institut 62x100Logo: Consulate General of Italy 209x150Logo: Italian Cultural Institute - 200x100

Logo: Camera Ambassador 172x150Logo: Cinelease 270x100Logo: CMP 273x75Logo: Film Independent 67x100Logo: IFA Independent Film Alliance 263x100Logo: Lakeview Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce 160x95logo: Marlon and the Shakes 135x140Logo: Revolution Brewing 355x100Logo: The Second City 329x75Logo: Steppenwolf Theatre 371x54

Official Agency

Logo: Ogilvy 175x75

Official Publicity Agency

Logo: Acadia Consulting Group 245x100

Official Hotel

Logo: Abassador Hotel 300x166

Official Accessibility Partner

Logo: Caption Consulting 164x150

Media Partners

Logo: Chirp Radio 208x125Logo: Make It Better Media Group 188x100Logo: WBBM Newsradio 105.9 191x100Logo: 93 XRTLogo: WTTW (2019)


With major support from:
Robert & Penelope Steiner Family Foundation
John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation

Lee Blackwell Baur and Tom Baur • Meredith Bluhm-Wolf • The Clement Family • Charles Droege and Julie Wroblewski • Chaz Ebert • Jon and Allison Harris • Linda and David Garrison • Michelle Hayward and Jeremy Anderson •  Bill Melamed and Jamey Lundblad • Gary Metzner and Scott Johnson • Rohit Panikkar and Lakshmi Murali  • Susan B. Noyes • Mary and Joseph Plauché • Brenda Robinson •  Ellen Rudnick and Paul Earle • Cynthia Stone Raskin • Walter Family Foundation

Logo: Austrian Cultural Forum NYCLogo: Canada 313x100Logo: Dutch Culture USA 150x150Logo: Goethe Institut 62x100Logo: Israeli Consulate 172x150Logo: The Film and Audiovisual Arts Institute (Spain) 404x100Logo: Luce Cinecitta 189x75Logo: Italian Consulate Generallogo-italian-cultural-institute-200x100Logo: Eye Film 160x85Logo: Spain Arts & Culture 149x150Logo: Telescope 100x100