Friday, April 6 – Thursday, April 12

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!


Weeklong Runs

Music Box Theatre
Ready Player One — Steven Spielberg — 2018 — 140 min
70mm from Warner Brothers (with DTS sound)
Screening daily at 1:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00pm, & 9:50pm

Fri 4/6

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : Programmers’ Picks
The Earrings of Madame de.. — Max Ophüls — 1953 — 105 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Block Cinema : Experiments in Form: Cameraless, Hand-Painted, & Abstract Films [pictured]
• Color Cry — Len Lye — 1952 — 3 min — 16mm from Light Cone
• Impressions En Haute Atmosphère — José Antonio Sistiaga — 1989 — 7 min — 35mm from Light Cone
• Doubt #2 — Josh Lewis — 2013 — 5 min — 16mm from Light Cone
• Landfill 16 — Jennifer Reeves — 2010 — 9 min — 16mm from Light Cone
• Sunset Strip — Kayla Parker — 1996 — 3 min — 35mm from LUX
• Firehouse — Bärbel Neubauer — 1998 — 5 min — 35mm from the Center for Visual Music


Sat 4/7


Sun 4/8

1:30 PM
Doc Films : Programmers’ Picks
The Earrings of Madame de.. — Max Ophüls — 1953 — 105 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films : The Korean New Wave
Barking Dogs Never Bite — Bong Joon-ho — 2000 — 110 min
35mm


Mon 4/9

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Contemporary Canadian Voices and Visions
The Sweet Hereafter — Atom Egoyan — 1997 — 112 min
35mm


Tues 4/10

7:00 PM
Doc Films : A Michael Haneke Retrospective
71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance — Michael Haneke — 1994 — 100 min
35mm

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at NEIU
The Man From Planet X — Edgar G. Ulmer — 1951 — 71 min
35mm from Park Circus
Preceded by “Hare-Way to the Stars” (Chuck Jones, 1958) – 35mm – 7 min


Wed 4/11

1:00 PM, 7:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library : Classic Film Series
What’s Up Doc? — Peter Bogdanovich — 1972 — 94 min
35mm

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : Elia Kazan: A Retrospective
A Streetcar Named Desire — Elia Kazan — 1951 — 122 min
35mm


Thur 4/12

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Love is a Matter of Timing…
Before Sunset — Richard Linklater — 2004 — 80 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Block Cinema : The Wandering Eye: Canyon Cinema in the World
• Path of Cessation — Robert Fulton — 1974 — 15 min
• Mosori Monika — Chick Strand — 1970 — 20 min
• The Five Bad Elements — Mark LaPore — 1997 — 32 min
• Au Sud — Sandra David— 1991 — 7 min

All 16mm from Canyon Cinema

9:00 PM
Doc Films : Loss of Identity in Cinema
Pink Floyd:The Wall — Alan Parker — 1982 — 95 min
35mm