11/1/2018 to 11/9/2018
Kids, teens, families, and educators come together to “Build a new world” at Facets’ 35th Annual Chicago International Children's Film Festival. The 35th Festival runs from November 1 – November 9, 2018 at eight Chicago-area venues (Facets, Music Box Theatre, Davis Theater, University of Chicago: Reva and David Logan Center for the arts, Alliance Française de Chicago, Wilmette Theatre, Gorton Community Center, DePaul University) and presents an Official Selection of 246 new films from 44 countries along with field trips, workshops, director presentations, and seminars.
The Festival is the oldest and largest children’s film festival in North America and the first Oscar-qualifying children’s film festival in the world. To date, 32 films qualified at the Festival have gone on to get an Oscar nomination and 8 films have won.
Time: See web site for schedule
Cost: General admission $10 adults $6 kids
Ages: All ages