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“The future of Black film. Pure cinematic power” – NEPTUNE FROST opens Friday,

📽️Dear Film Lovers, In the spirit of our Black Harvest Film Festival, the Gene Siskel Film Center is thrilled to present a film the Hollywood Reporter dubs “the future of Black cinema,” NEPTUNE FROST , opening Friday, June 10, exclusively at […]

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GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER ANNOUNCES MAY – JUNE 50/50 FILM-SERIES TITLES AS PART OF ITS YEAR-LONG 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION 

May 6, 2022 Contact: Lori Hile lhile@saic.edu GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER ANNOUNCES MAY – JUNE 50/50 FILM-SERIES TITLES AS PART OF ITS YEAR-LONG 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION   Films are presented each Monday to commemorate the Film Center’s 50-year history […]

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GLAAD and The Black List announce the 2022 GLAAD List

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, in partnership with The Black List, the writer-focused organization whose work includes its annual list, screenplay marketplace, screenwriter labs, and film […]

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IN THE SPIRIT OF BLACK HARVEST: Don’t miss LOSING GROUND and THE TORCH, screening March 14 & 18 at the Film Center!

📽️Dear Film Lovers, Starting April 1, we’ll be accepting entries for our 28th Annual Black Harvest Film Festival, which will take place this year from November 4- 27! In the meantime, we hope you enjoy this pair of […]

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Black LGBTQ stories shine amongst entertainment nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards

By Yolanda Lenge, Contributor GLAAD.org | March 1, 2022 In the midst of a long overdue social movement against racial and ethnic discrimination, and as calls for growing diversity in Hollywood continue, many powerful stories about Black LGBTQ […]