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Chicago Filmmakers

This is an archived listing.

Address

5720 N. Ridge Ave.

Neighborhood

Edgewater

Architect

Argyle E. Robinson, 1928

Renovation

James Gorski, 2017

Description

Chicago Filmmakers recently completed an intensive rehab of this retired 1928 firehouse. The long-running not-for-profit cultural group outfitted this ornate structure with a 75-person movie theater for screenings of independent films and documentaries. The space also includes administrative offices and classrooms for public courses.

Archived In

2017 , 2018 , 2019