Friday, September 7 – Thursday, September 13

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 9/7

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : The Western
Yojimbo— Akira Kurosawa — 1961 — 110 min
35mm from Janus Films

Midnight
Music Box Theatre : Midnights
Wayne’s World 2— Stephen Surjick — 1993 — 95 min
35mm from Paramount


Sat 9/8

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre (presented by Chicago Film Society) : Silent Cinema
City Girl — F.W. Murnau — 1930 — 88 min
35mm from Fox Library Services
Live organ accompaniment, preceded by “[Untitled Home Movies]” (Joe Antos, Circa 1936) – 12 min – 16mm

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : Staff Picks Matinees
The ‘Burbs — Joe Dante — 1989 — 101 min
35mm from Universal

Midnight
Music Box Theatre : Midnights
Wayne’s World 2— Stephen Surjick — 1993 — 95 min
35mm from Paramount


Sun 9/9

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : Staff Picks Matinees
The ‘Burbs — Joe Dante — 1989 — 101 min
35mm from Universal


Mon 9/10


Tues 9/11

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : The Western
Yojimbo— Akira Kurosawa — 1961 — 110 min
35mm from Janus Films
Preceded by a lecture and followed by a discussion with professor Jon Cates


Wed 9/12

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at NEIU
The Lost One — Peter Lorre — 1951 — 98 min
35mm from Goethe-Institut


Thur 9/13

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Conversations at the Edge: Stan VanDerBeek: Euclidean Illusions
• Poemfield No. 1 – No. 8 — 1966/69
• Who Ho Rays Part 1 — 1972
• Euclidean Illusions — 1980
• Astral Man — 1959
• Science Friction — 1959
• See Saw Seams — 1965
**All 16mm, Johannes VanDerBeek of the VanDerBeek Archive in person**