Chicago International Film Festival
  • The Chicago International Film Festival, now celebrating its 50th year, is North America's oldest competitive international film festival, showcasing over 175 films from 50 countries for two weeks in October. From red carpet galas and film premieres to stars and filmmakers in attendance, the Festival is one of Chicago's highlight events in the Fall! The 50th Chicago International Film Festival runs October 9-23, 2014, at AMC River East 21 (322 E. Illinois St.)