Friday, July 18 – Thursday, July 24

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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!

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through 7/19/2014
Antena: [What Is This Feeling]
Hours by appointment; email antenapilsen@gmail.com
New work by Kristin Reeves
“…stills are displayed through a network of x-ray viewers, embellished power strips and electrical cords. Also on display, a running film installation in the process of breakdown.
16mm installation + related work
[ARTIST’S WEBSITE]

through 8/3/2014
Friday – Wednesday, 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, 10:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Art Institute of Chicago: Society for Contemporary Art 2014 Acquisitions Finalists
Gallery 291 (Modern Wing)
Imitation of Life — Mathias Poledna — 2013 — 3 min
Poledna’s painstakingly finished work is entirely convincing as an animation from the 1930s, yet the sense of nostalgia it induces is fundamentally and powerfully artificial.
35mm gallery installation

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Friday 7/18

6:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Brainstorm — Douglas Trumbull — 1983 — 106 min
70mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Knife in the Water — Roman Polanski — 1962 — 101 min
35mm from Janus Films

9:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
The Master — Paul Thomas Anderson — 2012 — 137 min
70mm from The Weinstein Company

9:15 PM
Doc Films
Knife in the Water — Roman Polanski — 1962 — 101 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Saturday 7/19

2:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
TRON — Steven Lisberger — 1982 – 96 min
70mm from Disney

4:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Doctor Dolittle — Richard Fleischer — 1967 — 152 min
70mm (DTS sound) from 20th Century Fox

4:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Light Side of Alec Guinness
The Card — Ronald Neame — 1952 — 85 min
35mm from Park Circus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Eraserhead — David Lynch — 1977 — 95 min
35mm from Janus Films

8:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Vertigo — Alfred Hitchcock — 1958 — 126 min
70mm from Universal

8:00 PM
Chicago Filmmakers: House of Sweet Magic: The Animated Films of Helen Hill
Raindance — Helen Hill — 1990
Vessel — Helen Hill — 1992
World’s Smallest Fair — Helen Hill — 1995
Scratch and Crow — Helen Hill — 1995
Tunnel of Love — Helen Hill — 1996
Your New Pig is Down the Road — Helen Hill — 1999
Film for Rosie — Helen Hill — 2000
Mouseholes — Helen Hill — 1999
Madame Winger Makes a Film: A Survival Guide to the 21st Century— Helen Hill — 2001
Bohemian Town — Helen Hill — 2001
The Florstein Collection — Helen Hill & Paul Gailiunas — 2011
Restored 16mm Prints from Harvard Film Archive
More info about the films here and here

9:00 PM
Doc Films
Eraserhead — David Lynch — 1977 — 95 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Sunday 7/20

1:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World — Stanley Kramer — 1963 — 154 min
70mm from Park Circus Films

5:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Patton — Franklin J. Schaffner — 1970 — 172 min
70mm from 20th Century Fox

9:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
TRON — Steven Lisberger — 1982 – 96 min
70mm from Disney

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Monday 7/21

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
The Master — Paul Thomas Anderson — 2012 — 137 min
70mm from The Weinstein Company

8:00 PM
Nightingale Cinema
Dead Birds — Robert Gardner — 1964 — 84 min
16mm from the University of Illinois at Chicago’s (UIC) Daley Library
[PROGRAM NOTES]

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Tuesday 7/22

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Light Side of Alec Guinness
The Card — Ronald Neame — 1952 — 85 min
35mm from Park Circus Films

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World — Stanley Kramer — 1963 — 154 min
70mm from Park Circus Films

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Wednesday 7/23

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Love is the Devil — Jon Maybury — 1998 — 90 min
35mm from Strand Releasing

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Vertigo — Alfred Hitchcock — 1958 — 126 min
70mm from Universal

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Brainstorm — Douglas Trumbull — 1983 — 106 min
70mm

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Thursday 7/24

7:00 PM
Doc Films
Painters Painting — Emile de Antonio — 1973 — 116 min
16mm from the Museum of Modern Art Circulating Film and Video Library

7:00 PM
Southside Projections at Co-Prosperity Sphere
Very Fine Cats Indeed: Exprimental Feline Films on 16mm – Program 1
Rubber Cement — Robert Breer — 1975 — 10 min
Fishes in Screaming Water— Pola Chapelle — 1969 — 6 min
Airshaft — Ken Jacobs — 1967 — 4 min
If This Ain’t Heaven — Roberta Cantow — 1984 — 27 min
16mm

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Son of 70mm Film Festival
Patton — Franklin J. Schaffner — 1970 — 172 min
70mm from 20th Century Fox

8:00 PM
Southside Projections at Co-Prosperity Sphere
Very Fine Cats Indeed: Exprimental Feline Films on 16mm – Program 2
Puss! The Booted Cat — Caroline Koebel — 1995 — 13 min
Fuses— Carolee Schneemann — 1967 — 23 min
16mm

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NOTE: The Vic Brew & View is still (mostly?) all-film, as far as we can determine: websitetwitter

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