Friday, November 15 — Thursday, November 21

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[Venue Directory] • Local Criticism: [Cine-File] [Chicago Reader]

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Friday 11/15

5:30 PM
University of Chicago Film Studies Center at the Logan Center
INTERIORS AND EXTERIORS: Avant-Garde Itineraries in Postwar France Film Series
Désordre — Jacques Baratier — 1950 — 18 min — 16mm
Mai 68: Soulèvement de la jeunesse — Maurice Lemaître — 1969 — 28 min — 16mm
[DETAILS FROM THE FSC]

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Auteurs of Obsession: David Fincher & Darren Aronofsky
The Wrestler — Darren Aronofsky — 2008 — 109 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures USA

7:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Public Enemies: The Gangster / Crime Film
City of God — Fernando Meirelles — 2002 — 130 min
35mm from Park Circus Films

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Auteurs of Obsession: David Fincher & Darren Aronofsky
The Wrestler — Darren Aronofsky — 2008 — 109 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures USA

11:30 PM
Doc Films: Auteurs of Obsession: David Fincher & Darren Aronofsky
The Wrestler — Darren Aronofsky — 2008 — 109 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures USA

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Valerie and her Week of Wonders — Jaromil Jireš — 1970 — 73 min
35mm from the Czech National Archive and Janus Films

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Saturday 11/16

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Happy Birthday, Wanda June — Mark Robson — 1971 — 105 min
35mm

3:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Northern Lights — John Hanson & Robert Nilsson — 1978 — 95 min
new 35mm print from Artists Public Domain

5:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Days of Heaven — Terrence Malick — 1978 — 94 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

7:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Northern Lights — John Hanson & Robert Nilsson — 1978 — 95 min
new 35mm print from Artists Public Domain

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Sunday 11/17

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Happy Birthday, Wanda June — Mark Robson — 1971 — 105 min
35mm

11:30 AM
Northwest Chicago Film Society at the Gene Siskel Film Center
^ note new time / date / location
No Time for Love — Mitchell Leisen — 1943 — 83 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
I Can’t Sleep — Claire Denis — 1994 — 112 min
35mm print via the Institut Français

4:00 PM
Black Cinema House
“GORDON PARKS: START OF MOTION”
Diary of a Harlem Family – Gordon Parks – 1968 – 20 min
Flavio – Gordon Parks – 1964 – 11.5 min
World of Piri Thomas – Gordon Parks – 1968 – 60 min
Presented by the Chicago Film Archives, Black Cinema House, and the Gordon Parks Foundation.
16mm from the Chicago Film Archives
[Details from CFA]

5:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
Trouble Every Day — Claire Denis — 2001 — 101 min
new 35mm print from the Film Desk

7:00 PM
Doc Films: You’ll Die Laughing: Comedies of Murder
To Die For — Gus Van Sant — 1995 — 106 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

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Monday 11/18

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory
Northern Lights — John Hanson & Robert Nilsson — 1978 — 95 min
new 35mm print from Artists Public Domain

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Memories of Memories: Terence Davies & Hou Hsaio-Hsien
Flowers of Shanghai — Hou Hsiao-Hsien — 1998 — 125 min
35mm

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
Trouble Every Day — Claire Denis — 2001 — 101 min
new 35mm print from the Film Desk

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Tuesday 11/19

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Public Enemies: The Gangster / Crime Film
City of God — Fernando Meirelles — 2002 — 130 min
Accompanied by a discussion with Professor Laurence Knapp of Oakton Community College.
35mm from Park Circus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Awkward Years: Early Talkies and Experiments in Sound
Tabu — F. W. Murnau — 1931 — 82 min
35mm from the UCLA Film & Television Archive

8:00 PM
Chicago Film Archives at the Comfort Station
“VANISHING NEIGHBORHOODS”
Featuring 16mm films from the Chicago Film Archives vault.
[Details on the CFA website]

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Wednesday 11/20

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Fatal Attraction — Adrian Lyne — 1987 — 119 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Drowning in the Bathtub: The Films of John Cassavetes
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie — John Cassavetes — 1976 — 135 min
35mm

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Fatal Attraction — Adrian Lyne — 1987 — 119 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

9:45 PM
Doc Films: Drowning in the Bathtub: The Films of John Cassavetes
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie — John Cassavetes — 1976 — 135 min
35mm

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Thursday 11/21

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Foreign Bodies: The Films of Claire Denis
series coordinated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in conjunction with the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Museum of the Moving Image, and TIFF
I Can’t Sleep — Claire Denis — 1994 — 112 min
35mm print via the Institut Français

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Odd Todds (Solondz & Haynes)
I’m Not There — Todd Haynes — 2007 — 135 min
35mm

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through 12/15
Tuesday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, Sunday: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Renaissance Society: SUICIDE NARCISSUS
A group exhibition meant to serve as a contemporary vanitas…. with a looping installation of Daniel Steegmann Mangrane’s 16 mm (16mm, 5 min, 2009 – 2011)
[ABOUT THE FILM]

through 1/5/14
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art: Paul Sietsema
featuring “several in-depth, multimedia investigations, each combining a 16mm film presentation with other artworks”

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These first- and second-run theaters are still showing 35mm prints:

• The Vic Brew & View: websitetwitter

• The Wilmette Theatre: website