Anime Midwest

Anime Midwest

Over 3,000 people will converge on the Hyatt Regency O’Hare July 5-7, 2013 to celebrate Anime Midwest. Our Chicago convention has more events, panels, and anime-centric activities than you can imagine, and we are proud of our exclusive ConSweet with free soda and ramen. Join us for our date auction, numerous guest panels, the cosplay masquerade, and so much more.

Studio Ghibli Returns

Studio Ghibli

From July 5 through August 1, the Gene Siskel Film Center presents Studio Ghibli Returns. Our series of eight films reprises six of the most popular titles from last summer’s Castles in the Sky retrospective, all directed by Hayao Miyazaki, and adds two more: FROM UP ON POPPY HILL by Goro Miyazaki and GRAVE OF THE FIREFLIES by Isao Takahata.