Sonica Sequence w/Lisa Nordstrom April 29th, Elastic Arts
ESG, May 26th, Promontory
Haling from the Bronx, ESG were formed at the start of Hip-Hop. They became the most sampled of groups ever among their contemporaries such as Public Enemy, LL Cool J, Marley Marl and Grandmaster Flash. Shortly after they were adopted by the underground dance scene.
50 + Music-centric Premiere Films
Now in its 9th year, CIMMfest – The Chicago International Movies and Music Festival – is one of the most exciting film and music festivals in the country. We serve up vibrant feature-length fiction and documentary films, short films and music videos from all over the world.
Live Performances, Concerts & DJs
We bring live concerts, intimate performances, and exclusive after parties. There is simply nothing like CIMMfest and our international, community, civic, creative industry partners, and sponsors, help make it a cultural convergence worthy of Chicago, the city that makes it possible.
Panels & Presentations, Plus!
CIMMcon is the conference part of our festival. We are proud to have Kevin Coval as a guest curator; offer five live musical performances; present filmmakers from LA, NYC and NOLA; and, our first CLE class for Entertainment Lawyers!
Plus, CIMMcon is FREE*