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Chicago International Film Festival

Academy Award Winner Kevin Kline on the Chicago International Film Festival Summer Gala Red Carpet

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 09.01.2014 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

It was a star-studded evening last Saturday night in Chicago as Cinema/Chicago and the Chicago International Film Festival - celebrating its 50th anni...

48th Chicago International Film Festival Welcomes the World

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 12.18.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

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WATCH: Top Picks For The Chicago International Film Festival

Posted 10.12.2012 | Chicago

The 48th annual Chicago International Film Festival kicked off Thursday, and the next seven days are loaded with must-see foreign films by big name di...

Can't-Miss Flicks At The Chicago International Film Festival

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 12.07.2011 | Chicago

If you plan on heading to the 47th Chicago International Film Festival this month, the list of 146 films from around the world can be overwhelming. Fo...

Previewing The Chicago International Film Festival

Gapers Block | Gapers Block | Posted 12.03.2011 | Chicago

The 47th Chicago International Film Festival begins this Thursday, Oct. 6 with the Chicago premiere of the locally produced The Last Rites of Joe May,...

Sheen and Estevez Hit Home Run with The Way

Lonna Saunders | Posted 10.25.2011 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

Rarely does an audience laugh and cry during the same movie. Yet that's what happened at a Chicago International Film Festival prescreening of The Way.

Quinn Declares August 19 'Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez Day' In Illinois

The Huffington Post | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 10.15.2011 | Chicago

Move over, Casimir Pulaski. Illinois has two new honorees of a newly-christened statewide holiday, coming up this Friday: Martin Sheen and Emilio Este...

David Schwimmer's Film Screens Tonight At Chicago International Film Festival

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former "Friends" actor and current director David Schwimmer will be presenting his film "Trust" at the Chicago International Film Festival. The film...

Ron Howard Gets Roasted (And Toasted) After Winning Career Achievement Award In Chicago

HuffPost Eyes&Ears Local | Lonna Saunders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While the Tony Awards were were going on in New York this weekend, Chicago was having its own party, honoring producer, director and actor Ron Howard ...

Beyond The Multiplex: The Chicago International Film Festival

Chicago Reader | J.R. Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The festival's primary innovation this year is its "festival village," a fancy way of saying that almost all the screenings have been concentrated at ...