Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Come and experience the film, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, playing at the Gene Siskel Film Center from May 25 through 31. From his humble beginnings in a tiny sushi restaurant in a subway station, to being acclaimed as one of the greatest sushi chefs in the world, Jiro Dreams of Sushi is the story of 85 year-old sushi chef, Jiro Ono and is called by chef, author, and television personality Anthony Bourdain “A thrilling and beautiful portrait of family and the most thorough, concise and maddeningly delicious looking explanation of the all too frequently misunderstood world of sushi.”



Friday, May 25, 8:30 pm

Saturday, May 26, 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm

Sunday, May 27, 7:45 pm

Monday, May 28, 3:00 pm

Tuesday, May 29, 8:15 pm

Wednesday, May 30, 8:30 pm

Thursday, May 31, 6:00 pm


All screenings will be at the Gene Siskel Film Center located on 164 N. State Street, Chicago, IL.

Tickets: $11/general admission; $7/students; $6/Film Center members; $4 for students, staff, and faculty of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and staff of the Art Institute of Chicago; All tickets are available at the Gene Siskel Film Center box office. General admission and member tickets are available at all Ticketmaster outlets for a $2.00 surcharge plus a $3.25 handling fee. Call 800.982.2787 to purchase tickets and for a list of outlets.


For more information call 312.846.2800 or visit www.siskelfilmcenter.org.

Author: Jenn

President, publisher, and blogger since October 2000