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On Programming 25 years of Underground Film: A Talk with Bryan Wendorf

On May 30, IFP Chicago and Stage 18 welcome Bryan Wendorf to talk about his 25 years programming the Chicago Underground Film Festival. Join us for snacks, drinks, and friendly faces as we celebrate underground film and the wacky world of festival programming.

This event is open to the public and free to IFP Chicago and Stage 18 members. Tickets & information here.

Wendorf co-founded the CUFF in 1994 and continues to work as its Lead Programmer and Artistic Director. He has served on the board of directors of IFP Chicago and has curated film programs at numerous venues including Conversations At The Edge at the Gene Siskel Film Center (Chicago), Transmediale (Berlin), Spectacle (Brooklyn) and the Revelation Film Festival (Perth). Wendorf studied fine art at Columbia College Chicago, and has written articles about film, music, comics and popular culture for a variety of publications including New City, Indiewire, It's Only A Move!, and Wormwood Chronicles. His film credits include Buzzard (2014) and The Last Blood Orgy (2013). IFP Chicago members are welcome to join. Purchase tickets, volunteer, and learn more about the Chicago Underground Film Festival here.