Equipment & Parts

The Chicago Film Society has one of the largest inventories of motion picture projection parts in the country. Parts available include replacement sprockets, gears, rollers for Simplex and Century projectors, and other components manufactured by LaVezzi Precision.

Download parts inventory list (PDF)

We also have a variety of 35mm and 16mm film projectors and editing equipment available for rent.

To make an inquiry for specific parts or equipment, email

Chicago Film Society can also provide film projection services and consulting for screenings and exhibitions. Email to inquire.