January 5, 7pm, NAT TURNER: A Troublesome Property, a film by Charles Burnett

January 5, 7pm, Adm: $6 Black World Cinema and South Side Projections present Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property, 2003, USA, 58min Show with a short film to TBA SMG Chatham 14 210 W 87th St FREE PARKING…

Dec 1, 7pm Butterfly Rising, directed/written by Tanya Wright(Orange is the New Black, True Blood)

Thursday Dec 1, 7pm Butterfly Rising (2010), USA, 94 min Written and Directed: Tanya Wright (Orange IS The New Black, True Blood)SMG Chatham 14 210 W 87th St Chicago, IL 60602 FREE PARKING with two…

Nov 3, 7pm, Surreal 1932 Romantic Tragedy: Daïnah la métisse

Nov 3, 7pm, Admission $6.00 Daïnah la métisse, 1932, France, 60 min (B&W) Director: Jean Grémillon Cast: Laurence Clavius, Charles Vanel, Gabrielle Fontan, Habib Benglia, Gaston Dubosc, Maryanne, Lucien Guérard “With Daïnah la métisse, we…

CALL FOR FILM ENTRIES – BLACK FUTURE MONTH 2017

Black World Cinema, Chicago and Afrofuturism849.com, is putting out a call for Intergalactic, Trans-Dimensional Afrofuturtist, Sci-Fi, Horror, Surrealist, blackDADA, Futurosity, MakerCulture, drone/droidist and otherwise all around imaginative films that defy description. Deadline is January 10, 2017. (No temporal…

Oct 6, 7pm, Ousmane Sembane’s Black Girl

Thur. Oct 6, 7pm BLACK GIRL Sembene, Ousmane Senegal, 1966, 65 min Black & White Shown with Borom Saret Studio Movie Grill Chatham 14 210 W. 87th St. Chicago, 60620 FREE PARKING Ousmane Sembène, one…

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America Divided: Remembering the Killing of Laquan McDonald

America Divided: Remembering the Killing of Laquan McDonald

Thu, October 20, 2016 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT Chatham 14 Theatre 210 West 87th Street Chicago, IL 60620 October 20,…

June 2, LOOKING FOR LOVE by Menelik Shabaaz

June 2, 7pm, Admission $6 LOOKING FOR LOVE, UK, 2015, 117…

Thurs, July 7, 7pm – The Cursed Ones

The Cursed Ones Director: Maximillian Claussen and Nana Obiri Yeboah Countries: Ghana/UK Year: 2015…

August 4, 7pm TOUKI BOUKI

August 4, 7pm Touki Bouki, 1973, Senegal, 95 min Director:…

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Every family can relate to dysfunction and when we meet The Jones’, they are no exception. Madelynn, the matriarch, has managed to…

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Better Boys Foundation FilmLab@1512 Students

Short Films from FilmLAB@1512 at Better Boys Foundation September 3,…

Discover 100 Years of Black Cinema on Your Smartphone

Discover 100 Years of Black Cinema on Your Smartphone The…