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Mod Fuck Explosion

May 11th and 12th 11:59pm 9$ Musicbox Theater 3733 North Southport Chicago, Il 60613 One part arthouse and one part schlock, the films of Jon Moritugu are all parts entertaining. MOD FUCK EXPLOSION, his third independent feature (following My Degeneration and Hippy Porn) is a surreal ode to teen angst, West Side Story meets Quadrophenia […]

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Make Out Party World Premiere

  Make Out Party World Premiere! It’s the world premiere of Emily Esperanza’s new featurette, ​Make Out Party — ​and YOU’RE INVITED! A two day extravaganza, hosted by VAM Studio* March 30th and 31st, 2018. TICKETS $12-$25 : https://makeout-party-premiere.eventbrite.com/ Presented as a part of Chicago Underground Film Festival’s 25th Anniversary, these 2 evenings will be a […]

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Chicago Underground – Untapped

The Chicago Underground Film Festival kicks off our Twenty-Fifth Anniversary celebration with a fundraising party on Monday, February 5 From 5:30 to 8:30 PM. Get a peek into what the festival has on tap for our landmark Silver Anniversary. Admission: $25 Tickets available here: https://cuff2018.eventive.org/schedule/5a5941c876a8960014f8b9de Music from Fran  https://www.facebook.com/franbandfran/ Raffle Enjoy food from our friends at […]

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2018 CUFF Submissions Open!

  Submissions are now open for the 25th Chicago Underground Film Festival! June 6- June 10 2018. Apply online here or via FilmFreeway or Withoutabox. Late Deadline is January 5.       Image from Masochism of the Margins by Cyrus Yoshi Tabar.

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2017 Chicago Underground Film Festival Award Winners

We are happy to announce the 2017 Cuff Award Winners. AUDIENCE AWARD:  Manlife: 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: INAATE/SE/ [it shines? a certain way. to a certain place./it flies. falls./] Directed by Adam Khalil and […]

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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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