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Gene Siskel Film Center|164 North State Street, Chicago, IL | Map

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* Festivities may not take place every day during this date range. Please check the festival's official page for more details.

From the Organizer

ENTRY DEADLINE: June 8, 2020 | 2020 FESTIVAL DATES: Postponed to new fall dates; check for updates The Black Harvest Film Festival is Chicago’s annual showcase for films that tell stories, raise questions, or touch on issues that relate to the African American, Black African, and African diasporic experience. The Gene Siskel Film Center invites feature length or short films for consideration in the festival. All lengths and genres welcome. Entries accepted through our online entry process only; no application fee: If you have any additional questions, please contact Barbara Scharres at