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  • 2017 Oscar Nominated Shorts: Animated (NR)

    According to the online bookmakers, the odds-on favorite to win this year's Oscar for best animated short film is Alan Barillaro's Piper (6 min.), an adorable frolic in which a baby sandpiper discovers the ocean as a source of food and fun. more...
  • 3-D Rarities

    This program collects vintage shorts made in the 3-D format; selections include Boo Moon (1953), a cartoon starring Casper the Friendly Ghost, and Doom Town (1953), an anti-atomic testing film. more...
  • 48 Hour Film Project Premiere (NR)

    The Music Box Theatre will premiere 60-70 Chicago-made shorts, all of them written, shot and edited in just 48 hours over the weekend of August 9-11. more...
  • 70mm Shorts Program

    As part of the Music Box 70mm Film Festival, Northwest Chicago Film Society presents a collection of archival 70-millimeter shorts, which "[make] use of the wide, clear frame to simulate reality, tell the stories of our forefathers, and sell stuff." more...
  • Academy Awards nomination panel

    A "lively discussion" about the 2014 Oscar nominations, with Alison Cuddy of WBEZ, J.R. Jones of the Chicago Reader,, Michael Phillips of the Chicago Tribune, Steve Prokopy of Ain't It Cool News, Ignatiy Vishnevetsky of MUBI.com, and Betsy Steinberg of the Illinois Film Office. more...
  • Adult Swim Drive-In

    An outdoor screening of previously unaired pilots and specials from the Cartoon Network's "Adult Swim" late-night programming. more...
  • African Art Dispersed

    Two short documentaries on art of the African Diaspora: Rythmes et Images: Impressions du Premier Festival Mondial des Arts Negres (1966) and Art of Haiti: The Primitive Painters (1982). more...