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Gene Siskel Film Center
  • For more than 40 years, the Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) has presented world-class independent, international, and classic cinema. Renamed in honor of the late film critic in 2000, the Gene Siskel Film Center presents approximately 1,500 screenings and 100 guest artist appearances year to over 80,000 film enthusiasts at its unique, sophisticated, modern facilities which have been operating since June 2001 at 164 N. State Street. Two pristine move theaters with state-of-the-art capabilities located in the heart of Chicago's Loop. Sunlit cafe overlooking State Street.
    General Facility Details
    • Self-Parking Available: Off-site
    • Student Group Friendly:
    Location Information
    • Miles from McCormick Place: 2.5
    • Miles from Midway Airport: 11.5
    • Miles from Navy Pier: 1.6
    • Miles from O'Hare Airport: 17.9
    Payment Method(s) Accepted
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    Services Offered
    • Wheelchair Accessible:
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Preferred Catering Providers:
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • Exclusive Audio/Visual Provider(s):
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 100
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 200
    • Max Capacity, Theater Style: 5
    • Max Venue Capacity: 258
    • Off-Site Catering Allowed:
    • On-site Audio/Visual Equipment:
    • Video Conferencing Available:
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 197
    Facility Info
    • Largest Room: 200
    • Reception Capacity: 200
    • Banquet Capacity: 100
    Meeting Rooms
    Theater 1
    • Classroom Capacity: 197
    Theater 2
    • Classroom Capacity: 61
    Gallery/Cafe
    • Classroom Capacity: 80
    • Banquet Capacity: 100
    • Reception Capacity: 200