Revolutionary Art: The Spook Who Sat by the Door, Sep. 29

Revolutionary Art: The Spook Who Sat by the Door, Sep. 29

Ivan Dixon's practical guide for urban revolution, followed by a panel discussion with David Lemieux, Jamilah Lemieux, and Sandra Jackson-Opoku.
Environmental Concerns: Earthkeeping, Oct. 3

Environmental Concerns: Earthkeeping, Oct. 3

Two episodes of WTTW's early 1970s show Earthkeeping, which addressed environmental and sociological issues of modern urban life.
Family Saturday: From Cool Structures to Rhythm & Blues, Oct. 6

Family Saturday: From Cool Structures to Rhythm & Blues, Oct. 6

This month's Family Saturday screening features fun films about machines and music, including one by award-winning children's book author Christian Robinson.
Art & Music: The Cry of Jazz and Chicago Blues, Oct. 20

Art & Music: The Cry of Jazz and Chicago Blues, Oct. 20

"Chicago's Black Arts Movement in Film" continues with restored versions of two iconic films about the intersection of music, visual art, race, and politics.
The Mural Movement and the Black Arts Movement, Nov. 10

The Mural Movement and the Black Arts Movement, Nov. 10

Home movies and groundbreaking documentaries depict the creation of important murals on the south and west sides.
Art Worlds of the South Side, Sep. 15

Art Worlds of the South Side, Sep. 15

The first screening in our series The Black Arts Movement in Film tours important African American cultural sites on the south side, highlighting the work of Dr. Margaret Burroughs.
Fighting on Both Fronts: The Story of the 370th, Aug. 2

Fighting on Both Fronts: The Story of the 370th, Aug. 2

A free screening and discussion of WTTW's recent documentary Fighting on Both Fronts in conjunction with the DuSable Museum's exhibit about Illinois's Fighting Eighth regiment in World War I.
Family Saturday: Going Global (Dance), June 2

Family Saturday: Going Global (Dance), June 2

A nonstop dance party takes over the Logan Center's screen for June's Family Saturday.
Stories We Tell: Cuban Short Animations and Fictions, 1961-2017 - May 30

Stories We Tell: Cuban Short Animations and Fictions, 1961-2017 – May 30

A selection of animated and fiction short films produced at three major Cuban cultural institutions, followed by a Q&A with Alexandra Halkin, the director of the Americas Media Initiative.
Family Saturday Video Workshop, April 7

Family Saturday Video Workshop, April 7

For this month's Family Saturday at the Logan Center for the Arts, we're teaching a crash course in video production.