Friday, October 23 – Thursday, October 29

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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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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]

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Friday 10/23

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Geof Oppenheimer: Big Boss and the Ecstasy of Pressures
La Promesse — Jean Pierre and Luc Dardenne — 1996 — 94 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Film Studies Center:
[Artists, Amateurs, Alternative Spaces: Experimental Cinema in Eastern Europe, 1960–1990]
Boxing — Ion Grigorescu — 1977 — 3 min — 16mm
Program includes other work on DCP

8:00 PM
Nightingale Cinema:Beyond the Empire Marketing Board
[FRAGMENTED POOLS: Screen Based Work by SAIC Shapeshifters]
program includes work on undisclosed film formats

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Saturday 10/24

noon
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
The Serpent and the Rainbow — Wes Craven — 1988 — 98 min
35mm from Universal

2:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Shock Waves — Ken Wiederhorn — 1977 — 85 min
35mm

4:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Deep Red — Dario Argento — 1975 — 126 min
35mm

5:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Cities in Cinema
L’Argent — Robert Bresson — 1983 — 85 min
35mm

6:30 PM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Child’s Play 2 — John Lafia — 1990 — 84 min
35mm

8:15 PM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Maniac — William Lustig — 1980 — 87 min
35mm

10:45 PM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
The Unknown — Tod Browning — 1927 — 63 min
35mm

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Sunday 10/25

2:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Frankenhooker — Frank Henenlotter — 1990 — 85 min
35mm

4:15 AM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Ganja & Hess — Bill Gunn — 1973 — 110 min
35mm

6:45 AM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
XTRO — Harry Bromley Davenport — 1982 — 84 min
35mm

8:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Spider Baby — Jack Hill — 1967 — 81 min
35mm

10:15 AM
Music Box Theatre: Music Box of Horrors
Trick or Treat — Charles Martin Smith — 1986 — 98 min
35mm

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
A Manly Man — Thomas H. Ince — 1911 — 10 min
My Best Girl — Sam Taylor — 1927 — 90 min
35mm from UCLA
live accompaniment by Dave Drazin

5:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Bachelor’s Affairs — Alfred L. Werker — 1932 — 64 min
35mm from UCLA

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Monday 10/26

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: UCLA Festival of Preservation
Bachelor’s Affairs — Alfred L. Werker — 1932 — 64 min
35mm from UCLA

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Tuesday 10/27

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Cities in Cinema
L’Argent — Robert Bresson — 1983 — 85 min
35mm
introduction and post screening lecture by Fred Camper

7:00 PM
Doc Films:
The Green Ray— Eric Rohmer — 1986 — 98 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Nightingale Cinema:NSEW Tour: Work by Vanessa Renwick
Toxic Shock — Vanessa Renwick — 1983 — 3 min
16mm (program includes other films on various video formats)

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Wednesday 10/28

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library:
Arsenic and Old Lace — Frank Capra — 1944 — 108 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Magician: An Ingmar Bergman Retrospective:
Wild Strawberries — Ingmar Bergman — 1957 — 91 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Northwest Chicago Film Society @ Northeastern Illinois University :
Witchcraft Through the Ages — Benjamin Christensen/Antony Balch — 1922/1968 — 76 min
35mm from Janus

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library:
Arsenic and Old Lace — Frank Capra — 1944 — 108 min
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films: The Magician: An Ingmar Bergman Retrospective:
Wild Strawberries — Ingmar Bergman — 1957 — 91 min
35mm

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Thursday 10/29

7:00 PM
Fountaindale Public Library in Bolingbrook:
Nosferatu — F.W. Murnau — 1922 — 81 min
16mm from MOMA
Live Accompaniment by Jay Warren!

7:00 PM
Doc Films:
The Super Cops — Gordon Parks — 1974 — 90 min
35mm

9:00 PM
Doc Films:
Robocop — Paul Verhoeven — 1987 — 102 min
35mm

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