The Chicago Track

A free industry school for film and music, for young adults


CHI The Chicago Track An Industry School For Film And Music

The Chicago Track is a city-wide creative industry pipeline for individuals ages 18-25 interested in careers in the film and music industries. Professional development and networking through the Chicago Track includes meeting working artists and leaders in the media and entertainment industries, capstone skill-based training courses offering certification, apprenticeship, and internship opportunities; and streamlined access to short and long term employment in the film and music sectors across Chicago.

The Chicago Track was started in 2014 and is a partnership between Free Spirit Media, Young Chicago Authors and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs with support from Chicago Community Trust.


Interested participants can find out more, including 2017 session dates and schedule, at:



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