Financial Aid - Coming Soon

Chicago Filmmakers will soon be implementing a plan to provide financial aid to qualified individuals for our adult and youth classes and summer camps. Financial aid will be available based on need and on a space-available basis. Keep an eye on this page for updates. We are still working out the details and the application process. 

Chicago Filmmakers Closes on the Purchase of Historic Edgewater Firehouse

February 26, 2016 - Chicago Filmmakers officially closed today on the purchase of a city-owned firehouse at 5720 N. Ridge Ave in the 48th Ward's Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago. The non-profit media arts organization - which serves Chicago's independent film community and audiences through educational programs, screenings, production grants, and filmmaker services - will bring new life to the 1928-built Chicago Historic Landmark structure that has remained vacant for many years.