The New Frontier program introduced groundbreaking multimedia series watched through a pair of VR goggles.
The new director of programming prepares for the return to in-theater viewing and beyond.
Chicagoan Davíd Leon Jr. is among the mixologists featured in a new short film following people of color in the industry.
Some of the best films of the year meet their matches.
How Chicago-based stories provide comfort in the middle of a pandemic
The world’s longest-running underground film festival plays on.
Ben Beard’s new book attempts to answer the question of which versions of the south are represented on screen and why.
In its 26th year, the festival stretches itself in celebration—and in service.
What to stream as part of the 56th annual CIFF
The comedian talks finding his voice and acting his ass off.
The 56th annual celebration of cinema features nearly 60 films, seven of which are world premieres, online and at the drive-in.
The themes that emerged in the 38th annual LGBTQ fest align perfectly with the current, chaotic moment.
The virtual version of the 36th annual fest allows for more cinematic exploration.
Tonika Johnson’s multimedia project expands with a new film.
A hybrid version of the fest aims to bridge the differences between cultures.