Friday, November 9 – Thursday, November 15

Always check for last-minute changes. Our information comes from exhibitor websites, printed programs, programmers, and projectionists. We strive for accuracy, but things can move fast in filmland!


Fri 11/9

7:00 PM
Doc Films : The Films of Miloš Forman
Hair — Miloš Forman — 1979 — 155 min
35mm from UCLA Film and Television Archive

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Heathers — Michael Lehmann — 1988 — 100 min
35mm


Sat 11/10

1:00 PM
Block Cinema Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation
• Paul Revere is Here — Mary Beams — 1976 — 16mm from MoMA
• Moon Breath Beat — Lisze Bechtold — 1980 — 35mm from Academy Film Archive
• Calculated Movements — Larry Cuba — 1985 — 16mm from Chicago Filmmakers

Part of a longer shorts program

3:30 PM
Block Cinema Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation
• This is Just to Say: A Poem and A Reply — Maureen Selwood — 1987 — 16mm
• Tall Time Tales — Faith Hubley — 1992 — 35mm
• Fragments — Naoyuki Tsuji — 2016 — 35mm
• The Ballad of Maria Lassnig — Maria Lassnig — 1992 — 35mm

Part of a longer shorts program

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Heathers — Michael Lehmann — 1988 — 100 min
35mm


Sun 11/11

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Dinner Parties of the Idle Rich
Daisies — Vĕra Chytilová — 1966 — 76 min
35mm from Janus Films


Mon 11/12

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Cinema Novo and Beyond
How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman — Nelson Pereira dos Santos — 1971 — 84 min
16mm from the Reserve Film and Video Collection of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at Music Box Theatre
Mikey and Nicky [Pictured] — Elaine May — 1976 — 119 min
35mm from Julian Schlossberg
Preceded by “Where It All Began: Philadelphia” (Michael E. Smith, 1975) – 10 min – 16mm


Tues 11/13

1:00 PM
Tivoli Theatre (Downer’s Grove)
The Fighting Sullivans — Lloyd Bacon — 1944 — 111 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films : The Films of Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai
Breaking News — Johnnie To — 2004 — 90 min
35mm


Wed 11/14

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : The Films of Chantal Akerman
From the East — Chantal Akerman — 1993 — 110 min
16mm


Thur 11/15

7:00 PM
Block Cinema:Women at the End of the World
Testament — Lynne Littman — 1983 — 90 min
35mm from Harvard Film Archive

9:30 PM
Doc Films : Enter the Labyrinth
Venus in Furs — Jesús Franco — 1969 — 86 min
35mm