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Mar 5
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Film Series
Postponed - Marguerite Duras Retrospective Doc Films Max Palevsky Cinema -Ida Noyes Hall The University of Chicago 1212 East 59th Street Chicago, IL 60637

36th Chicago International Children's Film Festival

© Photo: Max & Maestro Supersonic Ears

French cinema for kids and young adults have the ability to tell wonderful stories that make one dream, smile, and, at times, cry. It is undoubtedly a cinema rich with emotion, action and passion. This year's Chicago International Children's Film Festival features an eclectic collection of French and French language animated and live-action shorts and long features for a variety of ages.

Program with French shorts (live action or animated)

Saturday, November 2

Dream Machine 

Based on Books and Other Stories

Family Tree Flowing Through Wonder

Sunday, November 3

The Theory of Sunset

Truly Madly Deeply

Gender Journeys

Freedom State

Tuesday, November 5

Just Me and You

Wednesday, November 6

Hold the Line

Thursday, November 7


Friday, November 8

New Neighbors, New Friends

A Delicate Balance

Cutting Edge Animation

Saturday, November 9

Setting Sail

Trading Traditions

Kith and Kin

Time Travelers


Girls On the Move

Keep True to the Dreams of Your Youth

Fresh Out of School

Sunday, November 10

Closing Night Ceremony