Events

Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

All other events happen intermittently

 

The Greatest House in the World/ La Casa Mas Grande del Mundo

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States

Comfort Film in conjunction with the Chicago Latino Film Festival present:

The Greatest House in the World/ La Casa Mas Grande del Mundo

Plot: Every morning Rocío, a sweet Mayan girl with her head in the clouds, accompanies her pregnant mother while she tends sheep in the Guatemalan highlands. When her mother starts having premature contractions and is rushed to the hospital, Rocío has no choice but to take over her mother’s chores. She loses a lamb…and then the whole herd. Night is falling, the fog is rising and Rocío will have no choice but to face her fears as she goes in search of the herd in this sweet fable full of dazzling widescreen imagery.

Directed by Ana V. Bojorquez and Lucía Carreras
Genre: Drama
Guatemala/Mexico/2015
Runtime: 74 min
Mayan and Spanish w/ English Subtitles
Media: Digital Projection

Maria Lopez from the Chicago Latino Film Festival will be in attendance to talk about the film and the upcoming 33rd annual Latino Film Festival. 

About the Chicago Latino Film Festival:
The Chicago Latino Film Festival (CLFF) is produced every April by the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago (ILCC), a pan-Latino, nonprofit, multidisciplinary arts organization dedicated to developing, promoting and increasing awareness of Latino culture among Latinos and other communities by presenting a wide variety of art forms.chicagolatinofilmfestival.org/about

Free
No BYOB

Programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera