Comfort Film

Logan Square and Comfort Stations Independent MicroCinema. Screening local filmmakers, foreign, independent, cult, and classic films at Comfort Station.

Contact us at film@comfortstationlogansquare.org
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Comfort Film Programming staff is made up of:

Raul Benitez  Lead Film programmer.
Nando Espinosa  Lead Film programmer.
Clare Manning  Assistant Film programmer.
Emily Perez  Assistant Film programmer.

Guest curator series Ytasha Womack

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Tonight at 8pm we launch our Guest Curator series where we invite Film programmers from smaller venues to present a screening. 

We kick things off with Ytasha Womack who is presenting A Love Letter to the Ancestors From Chicago (2017) 
and
Akounak tedalat taha tazoughai (2015)
(Rain the Color of Blue with a Little Red in It)

Rain the Color of Blue with a Little Red In It is considered the Nigerien version of Purple rain and A Love Letter to the Ancestors from Chicago is Ytasha's afrofuturism film. 

 

About Ytasha: Ytasha L. Womack is author and creator of the Rayla 2212 series. An award winning author and filmmaker,her books include Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci Fi and Fantasy CulturePost Black: How a New Generation is Redefining African American Identity and Beats, Rhymes and Life: What We Love & Hate About Hip Hop. Rayla & The Red Rock debuts at C2E2 2015. Her sci fi film Bar Star City goes into production Summer 2015. When she’s not writing, she’s dancing or off drinking ginger beer and red tea. She resides in Chicago.