Visitor Information


Unless otherwise noted, programs, take place at the Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 North State Street.


Tickets for theatrical screenings are:

$12 General public
$7 Students with a valid ID
$6 Film Center members
$5 SAIC faculty & staff & AIC staff
Free for SAIC students. 

Unless otherwise noted, SAIC student tickets are released five days prior to showtime. Tickets must be picked up in person from the Gene Siskel Film Center box office. A student ID is required.

Contact the Gene Siskel Film Center at 312-846-2600.


The Film Center is fully ADA accessible. Theaters are hearing-loop equipped. CATE events are presented with real-time captions (CART). For other accessibility requests, please visit or write

COVID-19 Protocols

Please visit the Film Center's COVID-19 page.