Become an ILCC Member

The International Latino Cultural Center is your passport to Latin America, Brazil, Spain and Portugal!
Become a member today and let us open the doors to a unique cultural experience. Discover and enjoy international films, music, dance, visual and performing arts with our carefully crafted year-long programming.


The ILCC is proud to serve the diverse cultural needs of Chicago’s communities through events and educational programming.Founded in 1985, the ILCC’s largest event is the Chicago Latino Film Festival. Each year more than 50,000 people experience Latino culture and enrich their lives through year-round arts programming.

The International Latino Cultural Center is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization.

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In addition to ticket discounts, invitations to special events and receiving our weekly e-newsletter, all members enjoy free access to our film library. The ILCC Film Library is your complete source of films screened at the festival, offering you year-round celluloid culture. Please keep in mind the following when checking out a film from the library:

  • Film Library is open only to ILCC members
  • You can check out up to three films/DVDs for a full week
  • Films can be checked out Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at our offices.
  • If these times do not work with your schedule, call (312) 431-1330 to set up a time.
  • There is no charge for use of film/DVD; however, there is a late fee of $1 per film/DVD each day it is overdue
  • Individual/educational purposes only