Friday, January 31 — Thursday, February 6

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Always check the exhibitor’s website for last-minute changes.
We strive for accuracy, but things can move fast in filmland!

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Friday 1/31

5:30 PM
University of Chicago Film Studies Center at the Logan Center for the Arts
Has The Film Already Started? — Maurice Lemaître — 1951 — 62 min
16mm from Light Cone
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6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The American New Wave
Shadows — John Cassavetes — 1959 — 81 min
35mm from the UCLA Film & Television Archive

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
The Nightmare Before Christmas — Henry Selick — 1993 — 76 min
35mm

8:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
It Is Fine! EVERYTHING IS FINE — Crispin Glover & David Brothers — 2007 — 74 min
PLUS Mr. Glover reads from his books and shows clips from new work!
[DETAILS]
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
The Nightmare Before Christmas — Henry Selick — 1993 — 76 min
35mm

11:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
The Nightmare Before Christmas — Henry Selick — 1993 — 76 min
35mm

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Brazil — Terry Gilliam — 1985 — 132 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Saturday 2/1

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Mr. Soft Touch — Henry Levin & Gordon Douglas — 1949 — 93 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

2:00 PM
Block Cinema: The Left Front in Film
Native Land — Leo Hurwitz and Paul Strand — 1942 — 80 min
35mm from the UCLA Film & Television Archive
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6:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

10:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
The Blues Brothers — John Landis — 1980 — 133 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Brazil — Terry Gilliam — 1985 — 132 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Sunday 2/2

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Mr. Soft Touch — Henry Levin & Gordon Douglas — 1949 — 93 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

1:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
The Nightmare Before Christmas — Henry Selick — 1993 — 76 min
35mm

3:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory: Dawn of Wong
As Tears Go By — Wong Kar-wai — 1988 — 102 min
35mm from Kino Lorber

5:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

5:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory: Dawn of Wong
Days of Being Wild — Wong Kar-wai — 1990 — 94 min
35mm from Kino Lorber

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Neighboring Sounds: Contemporary Latin American Cinema
La Ciénaga — Lucrecia Martel — 2001 — 103 min
35mm from Cinema Tropical

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Monday 2/3

6:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Early Katharine Hepburn: A Woman Rebels
Sylvia Scarlett — George Cukor — 1935 — 85 min
16mm

7:00 PM
Death by Cinema Film Series at the Logan Center, University of Chicago
Death By Hanging — Nagisa Oshima — 1968 — 117 min
spankin’ new 35mm from Janus Films
plus: a panel with scholars David Schutter and Seth Brodsky

7:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory: Dawn of Wong
As Tears Go By — Wong Kar-wai — 1988 — 102 min
35mm from Kino Lorber

9:00 PM note new day & showtime
Doc Films: Early Katharine Hepburn: A Woman Rebels
Little Women — George Cukor — 1933 — 117 min
35mm

10:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
The Blues Brothers — John Landis — 1980 — 133 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Tuesday 2/4

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The American New Wave
Shadows — John Cassavetes — 1959 — 81 min
35mm from the UCLA Film & Television Archive
followed by a lecture from professor Bruce Jenkins of the School of the Art Institute

6:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Hong Kong Master: The Innovative Kung Fu of Lau Kar-leung
Challenge of the Masters — Lau Kar-leung — 1976 — 93 min
35mm from the American Genre Film Archive

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Cool Runnings — Jon Turteltaub — 1993 — 98 min
35mm from Swank

10:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
The Blues Brothers — John Landis — 1980 — 133 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Wednesday 2/5

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Lawrence of Arabia — David Lean — 1956 — 216 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

6:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Brian De Palma: Virtuosity and Ecstasy
Raising Cain — Brian De Palma — 1992 — 91 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Lawrence of Arabia — David Lean — 1956 — 216 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

7:30 PM
Beverly Art Center
Austenland — Jerusha Hess — 2013 — 96 min
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films: Brian De Palma: Virtuosity and Ecstasy
Raising Cain — Brian De Palma — 1992 — 91 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

10:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
The Blues Brothers — John Landis — 1980 — 133 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Thursday 2/6

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Repertory: Dawn of Wong
Days of Being Wild — Wong Kar-wai — 1990 — 94 min
35mm from Kino Lorber

6:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
Ender’s Game — Gavin Hood — 2013 — 114 min
35mm from Lionsgate

7:00 PM
The Poetry Foundation
Mounting Tension — Rudy Burckhardt — 1950 — 20 min
In Bed — Rudy Burckhardt — 1986 — 20 min
Ostensibly — Rudy Burckhardt — 1989 — 16 min
16mm from the Film-Makers’ Cooperative
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9:00 PM
Doc Films: Cage Uncaged: A Nicolas Cage Retrospective
Wild at Heart — David Lynch — 1990 — 125 min
35mm
PLUS: A short Q&A with cast member and legend Crispin Glover!

10:00 PM
The Vic Brew & View
The Blues Brothers — John Landis — 1980 — 133 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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through 3/9/14
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art: The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology
which “traces the interest in history, archaeology, and archival research that defines some of the most highly regarded art of the last decade.”
including “Message from Andrée”, a 16mm installation by Joachim Koester.

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

• The Vic Brew & View: websitetwitter

• The Wilmette Theatre: website
closed this week for renovations – perhaps they’re installing DCP?