First Tuesdays with the
Midwest Independent Film Festival

Female Filmmakers Night set for August 2nd!
Festival winners, premieres highlight lineup

First Tuesdays with The Midwest Independent Film Festival presents its annual Female Filmmakers Night on Tuesday, August 2nd at Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark beginning at 6 p.m. This year's roster of filmmakers is packed with premieres and festival winners directed by women from throughout the Midwest. Filmmakers will be in attendance for a post-screening discussion with the audience.


FILM PROGRAM: Here's the lineup for our 2016 Female Filmmakers Night!

First Tuesday Schedule: Tuesday, August 2, 2016 -- First Tuesday festivities begin with a Pre-Show Cocktail Reception at Landmark Century Centre Cinema (2828 North Clark) at 6 p.m.  The evening's Producers Panel begins at 6:30 p.m. in the theater.  Our Female Filmmakers Program premieres promptly at 7:30 p.m.  A post-screening reception will be held immediately following the film program.




The Midwest Independent Film Festival is the nation's only film festival solely dedicated to the Midwest filmmaker, presenting audiences with regionally produced independent cinema every first Tuesday of the month at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark in Chicago.  This year-round film festival sits proudly at the center of the independent film scene in Chicago and the Midwest and is dedicated to celebrating and strengthening that community. More information can be found on the Festival website:

This film festival is made possible in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, which receives funds from the National Endowment for the Arts