Chicago Critics Film Festival


  • Music Box Theatre

Now in its fifth year, the Chicago Critics Film Festival is pleased to announce the final wave of titles that will be screening as part of this year's event. The first film festival to be created and curated entirely by film critics, this year's lineup features 22 local feature premieres, two full-length programs of short films and a retrospective screening of a cult classic will include the local premieres of some of the talked-about titles on the festival circuit featuring stars like Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter, Michael Cera, Jessica Williams, Adam Pally, Teresa Palmer and Taylor Schilling. The festival will run May 12–18, 2017 and will be held once again at Chicago's historic Music Box Theatre.