ThThe Coen Brothers’ Palme d’Or winner Blue Is The Warmest Color and Big Bad Wolves are among the first wave of 12 films at the Chicago International Film Festival, set to run from Oct 10-24.

The roster includes, Like Father, Like Son [pictured]. Heli, Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me and The Missing Picture. The Coen Brothers’ I

“These first titles are just an appetiser to what is turning out to be a feast of fantastic films,” said Chicago International Film Festival founder and artistic director Michael Kutza.

“For 49 years we have discovered new ways of looking at the world through film and this year is no different. From spine-tingling thrillers to contemporary drama, as well as documentaries and award-winning debuts, this first sampling of our programme already shows what a robust showcase of new films we will offer this October.”

For the full line-up visit the official website.