Chicago Underground Film Festival Celebrates 23rd Year

“The June 1-5 Chicago Underground Film Festival (CUFF), presented by IFP/Chicago, opens its 23rd event with the world premiere of producer Tyler Hubby’s documentary film “Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present,” a two decade in-the-making documentary on the legendary artist’s extraordinary life and influential work…” http://reelchicago.com/article/chicago-underground-film-fest-celebrates-23rd-year160524

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CUFF a Top 5 Film Event of the Summer

We’re one of Newcity’s top 5 film events of the summer. “The world’s oldest underground film festival turns twenty-three, earnestly expanding the creative boundaries of contemporary narrative and experimental storytelling.”

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CUFF Celebrates Tony Conrad

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Luther Price: Flesh Fracture

Luther Price: Flesh Fracture June 3 – August 12, 2016 Mana Contemporary Chicago, 4th Floor Project Space Opening Reception Friday, June 3,  6PM­ – 8PM This exhibition is co-sponsored by Mana Contemporary Chicago and The Chicago Underground Film Festival. Luther Price’s work appears courtesy of the artist, Calicoon Fine Arts, and Antholgy Film Archives.

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2016 Tickets On Sale Now!

23rd Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival June 1-5 At The Logan Theatre 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL   Schedule: Full Schedule   The Jury: Jeffrey Bowers, Rebecca Hall, Tim Kinsella and Spencer Parsons   Ticket Information: $10 General Admission All screenings (unless otherwise noted):   OPENING NIGHT $20 All Access Ticket. Provides entry to […]

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Super Cut of Clips from All Films at 2016 CUFF

Kent Lambert edited this super cut trailer featuring clips from all 110 films in competition at the 23rd Chicago Underground Film Festival.

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2016 Festival Poster Designed By Ben Marcus!

Congrats to Ben Marcus!

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“10 Best Film Festivals You’ve Never Heard Of”

Huffington Post blogger Michelle Schuman has named the Chicago Underground Film Festival one of “The Ten Best Film Festivals You’ve Never Heard Of” “Yes, everyone knows Cannes and Sundance. The behemoths of the film-fest world aren’t exactly accessible for most of us, though, and they don’t always showcase the freshest material. Here’s where to go to see film’s […]

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2016 Festival Passes Are On Sale Now!

The Chicago Underground Film Festival is an annual event showcasing independent, experimental and documentary films from around the world.  EARLY BIRD PASSES ON SALE NOW!! PRICES GO UP AFTER PROGRAMMING IS ANNOUNCED!! The Festival Pass is your all access pass for the festival and includes all screenings, parties, and concerts, beginning with the opening night film […]

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Meet Our New Logo!

Inspired by the original Chicago Underground Film Festival “manhole cover” logo used from 1994 – 1999. Soweto Bosia has designed this new logo for the Chicago Underground film Festival.

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