Silent Films Return to the Arcada!

Just added to the events page! A whole new set of monthly Tuesday night silent movie nights at the beautiful and historic Arcada Theater in St. Charles, IL! Just check out this list to find what you’ll be doing to while away the winter and welcome in spring. November 9th – MetropolisDecember 14th – The […]


Silent Film Saturday at the Hoosier Theater

Jay Warren returns to the Hoosier Theater on Saturday, October 17th to lend his musical talents to the iconic German film “Metropolis”. This is your chance to see this Fritz Lang masterpiece in its most complete form. Misunderstood and heavily edited to suit the demands of various markets, a large part of the original was […]


Date change for “Running Wild”!

IMPORTANT! Please read. Due to a scheduling error, the Pickwick Theatre is moving our October 6th screening of ‘Running Wild‘ to a new date of WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13th. Tickets purchased for Oct 6th will be honored on the 13th. Our apologies for any inconveniences. This event has been updated in our events calendar. Tickets are […]

New Events and SFSC Fundraiser

We’re back with a bang! Check out the events calendar to see all the silent film events we’ve booked well into the holiday season. Even with all these new events, we still have news coming regarding the Silent Film Festival coming in November. But first! Join us at Las Tablas Columbian Steakhouse for a showing […]

New Events Added!

Happy Summer, silent film cinephiles! We’ve just added a bunch of new dates to our events calendar. The biggest news is the return of Silent Film Festival coming in November to the Filament Theatre! Pop over to the events page and plan your night out with us now!

Attention Hoosier State Silent Film Cinephiles!

SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2021 5:00 PM CDT – 10:30 PM CDTA Silent Horror Double Feature at the Drive-In! Nosferatu (1922)Cast: Max Schreck, Greta Schroeder, Gustav von WaggenheimDirected by F. W. MurnauThe Phantom of the Opera (1925)Cast: Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman KerryDirected by Rupert Julian Live theatre organ accompaniment by Jay Warren at the digital […]

Movie Nights at The Pickwick Return!

That’s right, we’re back! Three wonderful Wednesdays in May, we’ll be at the Pickwick Theater in Park Ridge showing the best physical comedians of the silent era. May 12th will feature the iconic “Safety Last!” starring Harold Lloyd, May 19th brings us the stoic Buster Keaton in “The Navigator” and finally on May 26th, the […]

Donate to SFSC

With the halting of live programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve been unable to present our events and we miss you all terribly. Some of you kind, generous folk have asked us if there is a way to donate to the SFSC. Now there is! Simply follow the donate link here and you’ll be […]