2011 FEST

The 18th Chicago Underground Film Festival
June 2-9th, 2011

FULL SCHEDULE

QUICK SCHEDULE

 

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE!!
Get them ahead of time! Some tickets are going fast!

At the Gene Siskel Film Center Box Office- 164 N. State St.
AND

Online through Ticketmaster or find the link through the GSFC website.

More details below


PARTIES ANNOUNCED!
Opening Night Reception and Gallery Opening for “Even Still 2: The Work of CUFF Alumni & Friends”
Thursday June 2nd
Gene Siskel Film Center, Cafe/Gallery
164 N. State Street
6pm- 8pm
Sponsored by the Reader

Opening Night Afterparty!
After the premiere of Some Girls Never Learn
Thursday June 2nd
Bottom Lounge, Volcano Room
1375 West Lake Street
10pm-2am Opening Night Afterparty
with DJ Rad Brian

Friday Night Afterparty!
Friday June 3rd
Quenchers
9pm-2am
Live rock show with Thomas Comerford, The Father Costume, and Jeff Harms

Saturday Night THE BIG Afterparty!
Saturday June 4th
Bottom Lounge, Volcano Room
1375 West Lake Street
10pm-3am
Party with Karaoke w/ DJ Carl, Live Photo Booth with Ben Chandler.

Closing Night Afterparty & Awards Ceremony!
after Heavy Metal Picnic

Sunday June 5th
Delilah’s (upstairs)
2771 North Lincoln Avenue
with Heavy Metal/Rock DJ Velcro Lewis


Tickets and Locations
All screenings for the 18th annual Chicago Underground Film Festival take place at the Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, located at 164 N. State St.

Tickets to each screening are $10/general admission. Other ticket prices are $7/student and $5/Film Center and IFP/Chicago members. All tickets may be purchased at the Film Center Box Office. Both general admission and Film Center member tickets are available through Ticketmaster, 800-982-2787, www.ticketmaster.com, and all Ticketmaster outlets.

The Film Center and its box office are open 5 to 8:30 pm, Monday through Friday; 2 to 8:30 pm Saturday; or 2 to 5:30 pm Sunday.

Discounted parking is available for $14 for nine hours at the InterPark SELF-PARK at 20 E. Randolph St. A rebate ticket can be obtained from the Film Center Box Office.

A Film Center membership is a year-round ticket to great movies for only $5 per screening! Memberships are $50 (Individual) and $80 (Dual). For more information, call 312-846-2600 or visit www.siskelfilmcenter.org.

For more information about the Film Center, call 312-846-2800 (24-hour movie hotline) or 312-846-2600 (general information, 9:00 am-5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday), or visit www.siskelfilmcenter.org.

About the Gene Siskel Film Center, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

The Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago celebrates 39 years of presenting cutting edge programs, independent and international cinema, premieres, retrospectives, and classic films. Internationally recognized for its original film programming, the Film Center is a vibrant cultural destination in Chicago that attracts a diverse and creative annual audience of over 81,000.

A leader in educating artists and designers for 144 years, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago offers undergraduate and graduate programs to nearly 2,800 students from around the world. In addition to the time-honored study of painting, sculpture, printmaking, and design, SAIC’s studio programs embrace film and new media, electronic and sound arts, and creative writing. To complement its studio programs, SAIC offers academic degrees in disciplines from art history to arts administration, visual and critical studies to historic preservation. Located in the heart of Chicago, the School promotes contemporary discourse about art and design through venues such as the Gene Siskel Film Center, Video Data Bank, Betty Rymer Gallery, Gallery 2, the Division of Studies, and in conjunction with the Poetry Center.