2017 Chicago Underground Film Festival Award Winners

  We are happy to announce the 2017 Cuff Award Winners.   AUDIENCE AWARD: “Manchild: The Last of the Lawsonians” Directed by Ryan Sarnowski MADE–IN–CHICAGO AWARD: “How to Have Your/Own Television Show/(You Already Do)” Directed by Jesse Malmed JURY AWARD: “INNAATE/SE” Directed by Adam Khalil and Zack Khahil JURY AWARD: “As Without So Within” Directed […]

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The 2017 Festival schedule is now online!!

  The 2017 Chicago Underground Film Festival schedule is now live! See it here.       Get showtimes and your tickets here

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CUFF reveals poster for 2017 Film Festival!

WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT THE OFFICIAL POSTER OF THE 24TH CHICAGO UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL DESIGNED BY RYAN DUGGAN!     We’ve only printed 50 of these limited edition, hand signed and numbered screen-printed posters. $30 poster + $10 S&H. Don’t wait! HEAD HERE TO PRE-ORDER YOURS BEFORE THEY ALL SELL OUT!   EARLY BIRD […]

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Festival Passes On Sale Now!

Festival Passes for the 2017 Festival are on sale. Get yours today! Click here for passes. 

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Festival Passes On Sale Now!

The Chicago Underground Film Festival is an annual event showcasing independent, experimental and documentary films from around the world. The Festival Pass is your all access pass for the festival, beginning with the opening night film on Wednesday, May 31, through closing night Sunday, June 4, 2017, at the Logan Theatre. The Festival Pass gets […]

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December Donation Drive

Make a Donation Your contribution to the Chicago Underground Film Festival, large or small, will help ensure the Festival’s mission to bring entertaining and thought-provoking work to our audience. Please consider making a fully tax deductible contribution today. For the month of December CUFF has made the goal of attracting 100 donors and/or $10,000 in […]

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2017 CUFF Submissions Open!

Submissions are now open for the 24th Chicago Underground Film Festival! May 31- June 4 2017. Apply online here or via FilmFreeway or Withoutabox. Early bird deadline is October 1

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Daily Grindhouse Mid-Year Round-Up Includes 3 CUFF-Screened Films

Jason Coffman included three films that screened at CUFF on his “Best of 2016 so far” list for Daily Grindhouse. The Love Witch, Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present and Deprogrammed. http://dailygrindhouse.com/thewire/jason-coffmans-2016-mid-year-round-up/

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Like Flesh, Film is Frail: A Review of Luther Price at Mana Contemporary

Hiba Ali reviews Luther Price Flesh Fracture for Newcity. The show is still up at Mana Contemporary Chicago through August 12. http://art.newcity.com/2016/07/19/like-flesh-film-is-frail/

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