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The JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival is returning to downtown Evanston! Now in its 6th year, the festival, which runs March 1 – 17, features 43 films at venues across the city and suburbs. This year, there are 30 screenings at Century 12 Evanston and CineArts 6 theaters in downtown Evanston including 11 insightful talkbacks by those instrumental to the films. Click here to view the full schedule and purchase tickets! 

SPECIAL DINING & SHOPPING DEALS
New this year, downtown Evanson businesses are offering special deals to filmgoers that show their ticket stubs on the same day of attendance. Scroll down to view the list of promotions. 

TALKBACK EVENTS

Friday, March 1
7:00pm | The Last (World Premiere)

Saturday, March 2                  
3:15pm | Shoelaces (Midwest Premiere)
5:30pm | The Light of Hope (Midwest Premiere)
8:00pm | Family in Transition

Saturday, March 9                
1:00pm | Student Films & Grateful
 
Sunday, March 10                                  
1:00pm | My Dear Children

Saturday, March 16
                                                                           
3:00pm | The Body Collector                                                                         
6:00pm | The Last Supper (Midwest Premier)

Sunday, March 17
1:00pm | Golda’s Balcony (Midwest Premier)      
3:15pm | The Tobacconist (Midwest Premier)
5:45pm | Budapest Noir (Chicago Premier)
 

PARKING INFORMATION

Parking is available at the Maple Avenue Parking Garage at 1800 Maple Ave. First hour is free for all; movie patrons get first four hours free (validation available at the theater). Entrance on Maple Ave. or University Place. Click here for more info.


                         
That Little Mexican Cafe | 1010 Church St.

That Little Mexican Cafe | 1010 Church St.

Enjoy delicious Mexican food and get a 15% check discount after the purchase if you purchase two entrees or more. Must show your ticket stub.  

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Five & Dime | 1026 Davis St.

Five & Dime | 1026 Davis St.

Order two entrees and receive one complimentary dessert! Must present ticket stub. 

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La Cocinita Restaurant | 1625 Chicago Ave.

La Cocinita Restaurant | 1625 Chicago Ave.

Free side with the purchase of an entrée. One per customer; must show ticket stub.

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Lulu's | 1026 Davis St.

Lulu's | 1026 Davis St.

Order two entrees and receive one complimentary dessert! Must present ticket stub. 

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Taco Diablo | 1026 Davis St.

Taco Diablo | 1026 Davis St.

Order two entrees and receive one complimentary dessert! Must present ticket stub. 

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Becky & Me Toys | 620 Grove St.

Becky & Me Toys | 620 Grove St.

Bring your ticket stub to Becky & Me Toys for 20% off 1 item thru March. Must present ticket stub; 1 per family.  

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CouCou & Olive | 1716 Sherman Ave.

CouCou & Olive | 1716 Sherman Ave.

20% off one item in the store. Must present ticket stub; 1 time use.

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