Friday, October 10 – Thursday, October 16

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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 11/2/2014
Tuesdays, 10 AM – 8 PM
Wednesdays – Sundays, 10 AM – 5 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago: Simon Starling: Metamorphology
“…features Starling’s recent work in film, which often takes into account the very mechanics of the medium as well as its scientific prehistory.”
Autoxylopyrocycloboros — 2006 — 4 min — 38 color slides on a Götschmann slide projector
D1-Z1 (22,686,575:1) — 2009 — 30 sec loop of 35mm film on a Dresden D1 projector
→ ABOUT AUTOXYLOPYROCYCLOBOROS: [1] [2] [3]
→ ABOUT D1-Z1: [1] [2] [3]

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Friday 10/10

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence — Nagisa Oshima — 1983 — 122 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ‘80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off— John Hughes — 1986 — 103 min
35mm from Paramount

7:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Cinema Science with the Field Museum
Jurassic Park — Steven Spielberg — 1993 — 127 min
35mm from Universal

9:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off— John Hughes — 1986 — 103 min
35mm from Paramount

11:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off— John Hughes — 1986 — 103 min
35mm from Paramount

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Saturday 10/11

noon 10/11 – noon 10/12
Music Box Theatre
MUSIC BOX OF HORRORS: 24 hours of horror films and entertainment! Including…
noon — The Phantom Chariot — Victor Sjörström — 1920 — 106 min — 35mm
2:00 PM — The Man They Could Not Hang — Nick Grinde — 1939 — 64 min — 35mm
3:55 PM — Cat People — Jacques Tourneur — 1942 — 73 min — 35mm
5:00 PM — The Curse of the Werewolf — Terence Fisher — 1961 — 91 min — 35mm
9:00 PM — Nosferatu: Phantom of the Night — Werner Herzog — 1979 — 107 min — 35mm
…and more on 10/12
[Full schedule from the Music Box]

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Boy — Nagisa Oshima — 1969 — 105 min
35mm from Janus Films

5:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence — Nagisa Oshima — 1983 — 122 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes — Matt Reeves — 2014 — 131 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

9:45 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes — Matt Reeves — 2014 — 131 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

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Sunday 10/12

noon 10/11 – noon 10/12
Music Box Theatre
MUSIC BOX OF HORRORS: 24 hours of horror films and entertainment! Including…
1:50 AM — Nightmare — Romano Scavolini — 1981— 97 min — 35mm from private collections
3:55 AM — Shakma — Tom Logan — 1990 — 100 min — 35mm
6:00 AM — Don’t Look in the Basement — S.F Brownrigg — 1973 — 90 min — 35mm
8:00 AM — Just Before Dawn — Jeff Lieberman — 1981 — 90 min — 35mm
10:00 AM — Audition — Takashi Miike — 1999 — 115 min — 35mm
[Full schedule from the Music Box]

1:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off— John Hughes — 1986 — 103 min
35mm from Paramount

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: City In Transit – Hamburg on Film
Mostly Martha — Sandra Nettelbeck — 2001 — 109 min
35mm from Paramount

3:15 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes — Matt Reeves — 2014 — 131 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

4:00 PM
Chicago International Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre
50th Anniversary Isabelle Huppert Retrospective
The Piano Teacher — Michael Haneke — 2001 — 125 min
35mm from Institut francais

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Schmaltzywood: The Golden Age of Yiddish Cinema in America (1937-1940)
Two Sisters— Ben K. Blake — 1938 — 82 min
16mm from The National Center for Jewish Film

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Monday 10/13

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: City In Transit – Hamburg on Film
Mostly Martha — Sandra Nettelbeck — 2001 — 109 min
35mm from Paramount

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Cinema of Childhood: Magic and Oatmeal Porridge
The Spirit of the Beehive — Victor Erice — 1973 — 99 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Tueday 10/14

5:30 PM
Chicago International Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre
50th Anniversary Isabelle Huppert Retrospective
The Comedy of Power — Claude Chabrol — 2006 — 110 min
35mm from Institut francais

6:00 PM
Chicago Film Archives at the The Hideout: CFA Crashers
Foote Cone Belding’s 25th anniversary — Goldsholl Design & Film Associates — 1967 — 4 min
Chicago Mural: Midwest Metropolis — Gordon Weisenborn — 1960 — 26 min
Bernard Carey “Endorsement” — 1972 — 1 min
A Place to Live — DeWitt Beall — 1968 — 28 min
all 16mm from Chicago Film Archives
[PROGRAM DETAILS]

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Unquiet American: Transgressive Comedies from the US
Hot Times — Jim McBride — 1974 — 80 min
35mm from the Moving Image Archives at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Followed by a lecture by Jonathan Rosenbaum

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Whodunit?: The Detective Story on Film
Murder by Death — Robert Moore — 1976 — 94 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

8:00 PM
Chicago International Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre
50th Anniversary Isabelle Huppert Retrospective
White Material — Claire Denis — 2009 — 100 min
35mm from Institut francais

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Wednesday 10/15

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
Rashomon— Akira Kurosawa — 1950 — 88 min
35mm from Janus Films

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Boy — Nagisa Oshima — 1969 — 105 min
35mm from Janus Films

9:00 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
Rashomon— Akira Kurosawa — 1950 — 88 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Thursday 10/16

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Interrator: The Documentary Work of Errol Morris
Tabloid — Errol Morris — 2010 — 80 min
35mm from IFC

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Fantastic Voyages
Space is the Place — John Coney — 1974 — 85 min
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films: Bowie is…: From Ziggy to Zoolander
The Last Temptation of Christ — Martin Scorsese — 1988 — 164 min
35mm from Universal

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Other excursions:

• Go on a day trip! Here’s our list of suggestions for Midwestern cinema field trips.

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