General Programs


Chicago Filmmakers offers college-level classes in film and video production.

Distribution Project

Chicago Filmmakers is home for over 600 short films by independent filmmakers from around the world.


There are no current openings at Chicago Filmmakers.  Please visit our internship and volunteer pages to learn more. 


Members of Chicago Filmmakers receive discounts on classes, screenings, and services at area businesses.

Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival


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Onion City is one of the premiere international festivals exclusively devoted to experimental film and video.


Chicago Filmmakers offers classes and training to area schools and businesses.

Reeling: The Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival

Reeling is the second longest-running LGBT film festival in the US, and showcases the best independent LGBT films from around the world.

Screening Series

The Screening Series is devoted to the public exhibition of independent film in all its forms.

Volunteers and Internships

Chicago Filmmakers offers volunteer and internship opportunities in several programs.


Chicago Filmmakers offers seasonal programs for youth in film and video production.

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