Friday, October 16 – Thursday, October 22

← [Past Weeks] • [Twitter] • [Facebook] • [Future Weeks] →

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

••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

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!

••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Ongoing Exhibitions/Runs:

Museum of Science and Industry Omnimax Theater
Journey to Space — Mark Krenzien — 2015 — 45 min
70mm IMAX
See Website for Showtimes. [Runs March 19, 2015 – Feb 18, 2016]

Humpback Whales — Greg MacGillivray — 2015
70mm IMAX
See Website for Showtimes. [Runs May 21, 2015 – May 19, 2016]

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Weeklong Runs

Music Box Theatre:
The Quay Brothers on 35mm

In Absentia — Stephen Quay, Timothy Quay — 2000 — 20min
Quay – Christopher Nolan — 2015 — 9min
The Comb — Stephen Quay, Timothy Quay — 1991 — 18min
Street of Crocodiles — Stephen Quay, Timothy Quay — 1986 – 20min
All 35mm from Zeitgeist Films
Check venue website for showtimes. [Runs 10/16 – 10/22]

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Friday 10/16

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Wim Wenders: On the Road Again
Buena Vista Social Club — Wim Wenders — 1999 — 105 min
35mm from Swank

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Doc Day Afternoon: Classics from Hollywood’s Most Turbulent Decade:

The Last Picture Show — Peter Bogdanovich— 1971 — 118 min
35mm

now screening in DCP

9:30 PM
Doc Films: Doc Day Afternoon: Classics from Hollywood’s Most Turbulent Decade:

The Last Picture Show — Peter Bogdanovich— 1971 — 118 min
35mm

now screening in DCP

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Carrie — Brian De Palma — 1976 — 98 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Saturday 10/17

11:00 AM
Chicago History Museum
HOME MOVIE DAY CHICAGO
presented by the Chicago Film Archives and the Northwest Chicago Film Society
A celebration of amateur films and filmmaking held annually at many local venues worldwide.
16mm, 8mm, and Super 8 projection!
[Details from CFA + NWCFS] • [More about Home Movie Day]

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Wim Wenders: On the Road Again
Buena Vista Social Club — Wim Wenders — 1999 — 105 min
35mm from Swank

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Carrie — Brian De Palma — 1976 — 98 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Sunday 10/18

1:30PM
Doc Films: Doc Day Afternoon: Classics from Hollywood’s Most Turbulent Decade:

The Last Picture Show — Peter Bogdanovich— 1971 — 118 min
35mm

now screening in DCP

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Her Sister’s Secret — Edgar Ulmer — 1946 — 86 min
35mm from UCLA

4:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Me and the Boys — Victor Saville — 1929 — 7 min
The Big Broadcast — Frank Tuttle — 1932 — 80 min
35mm from UCLA

7:00 PM
Doc Films: All About Bette: The Films of Bette Davis:
Jezebel — William Wyler — 1938 — 108 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Monday 10/19

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Me and the Boys — Victor Saville — 1929 — 7 min
The Big Broadcast — Frank Tuttle — 1932 — 80 min
35mm from UCLA

7:00 PM
Doc Films:
Full Moon in Paris — Eric Rohmer — 1984 — 102 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Tuesday 10/20

7:00 PM
Doc Films:
Singapore Dreaming — Colin Goh & Woo Yen Yen — 2006 — 105 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Wednesday 10/21

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library:
To Catch a Thief — Alfred Hitchcock — 1955 — 106 min
35mm

6:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Her Sister’s Secret — Edgar Ulmer — 1946 — 86 min
35mm from UCLA

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Magician: An Ingmar Bergman Retrospective:
The Seventh Seal — Ingmar Bergman — 1957 — 96 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Northwest Chicago Film Society @ Northeastern Illinois University :
A New Leaf — Elaine May — 1971 — 102 min
35mm from Paramount

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library:
To Catch a Thief — Alfred Hitchcock — 1955 — 106 min
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films: The Magician: An Ingmar Bergman Retrospective:
The Seventh Seal — Ingmar Bergman — 1957 — 96 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

Thursday 10/22

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Geof Oppenheimer: Big Boss and the Ecstasy of Pressures
The Conversation — Francis Ford Coppola — 1974 — 113 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Green Line Arts Center – 301 East Garfield Boulevard:
[South Side Home Movies]
Film scholar and BCH curator Jacqueline Stewart presents a screening of 8mm,
Super8mm, 16mm films, and home videos (VHS or mini-DV) as part of an ongoing
study of the history and culture of Chicago’s South Side.

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Gordon Parks: The Man Behind the Lens:
Shaft’s Big Score! — Gordon Parks — 1972 — 104 min
16mm

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Hackers, Phreaks, and Cyborgs: Sociotechnics in the Late 20th Century U.S. Imaginary:
Weird Science — John Hughes — 1985 — 94 min
35mm

•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

[THIS WEEK] • [PAST WEEKS] • [TWITTER] • [FACEBOOK] • [VENUES]