Friday, August 10 – Thursday, August 16

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 8/10

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films
Scenes from Under Childhood (Section One and Section Two) — Stan Brakhage — 1964-69 — 64 min
16mm


Sat 8/11

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre (presented by Chicago Film Society) : Silent Cinema
The Blue Bird — Maurice Tourneur — 1918 — 80 min
35mm from the George Eastman Museum
Live organ accompaniment. Preceded by: “Voice of the Nightingale” (Wladyslaw Starewicz, 1925) – 13 min – 16mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Lost, Lost, Lost — Jonas Mekas — 1976 — 180 min
16mm


Sun 8/12

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : Staff Picks Matinees
Cabaret — Bob Fosse — 1972 — 124 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Mon 8/13

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Music Box Theatre
Green Snake [Pictured] — Tsui Hark — 1993 — 99 min
35mm from Academy Film Archive
Preceded by: ’90s Hong Kong Trailer Reel


Tues 8/14


Wed 8/15

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at NEIU
The Plastic Dome of Norma Jean — Juleen Compton — 1966 — 82 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archives
Preceded by:“Scarface and Aphrodite” (Vernon Zimmerman, 1963) – 15 min – 16mm from Film-makers Coop

8:00 PM
Comfort Film at the Comfort Station
Future Shock — Alex Grasshoff — 1972 — 43 min
16mm


Thur 8/16

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Red Psalm— Miklós Jancsó— 1972 — 87 min
16mm