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Millennium Park Summer Film Series

June 4, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 20, 2019

One event on August 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm


The Millennium Park Summer Film Series will offer a lineup of popular classic and recent movie selections on Tuesdays, June 4 through August 20, at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. To celebrate 2019 as the Year of Chicago Theatre, this year’s series will co-present each film with a select Chicago theatre company, providing a season-long sampling of themes, ethnicities and genres to reflect the city’s rich passion for cinema in all its variety.

DCASE has partnered with 13 local theatre companies to co-produce this summer’s film series. Companies include About Face Theatre, Aguijón Theater, Black Ensemble Theater, Chicago Children’s Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Court Theatre, eta Creative Arts Foundation, Free Street Theater, Goodman Theatre, Lookingglass Theatre Company, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Teatro Vista and Victory Gardens Theater.

Film lovers can take a seat at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion or spread out a blanket on the Great Lawn to watch their favorite movies on a state-of-the-art, 40-foot LED screen.

June 4: Black Panther
(2018, rated PG-13, 135 minutes)

June 11: Frida
(2002, rated R, 123 minutes)

June 18: Love, Simon
(2018, rated PG-13, 110 minutes)

June 25: Wonder Woman
(2017, rated PG-13, 149 minutes)

July 2: The Wiz
Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Wizard of Oz
(1978, rated G, 136 minutes)

July 9: 10 Things I Hate About You
(1999, rated PG-13, 99 minutes)

July 16: Double Feature! Moonlight and Pan’s Labyrinth Moonlight
(2016, rated R, 115 minutes)

(15-minute intermission)

Pan’s Labyrinth
(2006, rated R, 119 minutes)

July 23: The Music Man
(1962, rated G, 155 minutes)

July 30: Fences
(2016, rated PG-13, 139 minutes)

August 5: Inside Out  – daytime showing at 10:30am
(2015, rated PG, 102 minutes)

August 6: The Muppet Movie
(1979, rated G, 97 minutes)

August 13: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
(2000, rated PG-13, 120 minutes)

August 20: My Big Fat Greek Wedding
(2002, rated PG, 96 minutes)



June 4
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Millennium Park
New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

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