Festival Program Book

CICFF Program Cover

The Festival Program Book contains descriptions of all films accepted and screened at the Chicago International Children's Film Festival for a given year, along with the country of origin, running time, premiere status, filmmaker name, and world sales contact information for each film. It is available in early November shortly after the conclusion of each year's Festival.

Film categories include live-action features, animated features, live-action shorts, animated shorts, live-action television, animated television, child-produced films, animated documentaries, and live-action documentaries.

The Program Book is provided free of charge to all accredited filmmakers with films accepted to the Festival, and to all professionals with paid accreditation, in a given year. (Click here for Filmmaker and Professional Accreditation details) It is also available for purchase to any other individuals or organizations for $150 (PDF format).

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If you have any questions, you can contact us at or 773-281-9075 ext. 3011.