Friday, May 11 – Thursday, May 17

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!


Fri 5/11

8:00 PM
Logan Center for the Arts : Cinema and Media Studies Conference in Honor of Yuri Tsivian
Peasant Woman of Riazan —Olga Preobrazhenskaya — 1927 — 67 min
35mm from The Film Studies Center
Live accompaniment by David Drazin

9:30 PM
Doc Films : Programmers’ Picks
Akira — Katsuhiro Otomo — 1988 — 124 min
35mm

Midnight
Music Box Theatre (co-presented by the Chicago Underground Film Festival and the Front Row) : Midnights
Mod Fuck Explosion — Jon Moritsugu — 1994 — 67 min
16mm from the filmmaker


Sat 5/12

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : Staff Picks
Legally Blonde — Robert Luketic — 2001 — 96 min
35mm from Park Circus

2:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Philippe Garrel Series
Regular Lovers — Philippe Garrel — 2005 — 183 min
35mm from The Film Desk

Midnight
Music Box Theatre(co-presented by the Chicago Underground Film Festival and the Front Row) : Midnights
Mod Fuck Explosion — Jon Moritsugu — 1994 — 67 min
16mm from the filmmaker
Preceded by Martha Colburn shorts, all 16mm from Filmmakers’ Co-op: Evil of Dracula, There’s a Pervert in our Pool!, Spiders in Love, Cats Amore [pictured]


Sun 5/13

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : Staff Picks
Legally Blonde — Robert Luketic — 2001 — 96 min
35mm from Park Circus

1:30 PM
Doc Films : Programmers’ Picks
Akira — Katsuhiro Otomo — 1988 — 124 min
35mm


Mon 5/14

6:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Philippe Garrel Series
Regular Lovers — Philippe Garrel — 2005 — 183 min
35mm from The Film Desk

9:30 PM
Doc Films(co-presented by Chicago Film Society)
Tennesee Jamboree — Albert C. Gannaway — 1964 — 75 min
35mm from Chicago Film Society collections


Tues 5/15

7:00 PM
Doc Films : A Michael Haneke Retrospective
Caché — Michael Haneke — 2005 — 117 min
35mm

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at NEIU
Coogan’s Bluff — Don Siegel — 1968 — 93 min
35mm from Universal
Preceded by “The Beguiled: The Storyteller” (Clint Eastwood, 1971) – 12 min – 35mm


Wed 5/16

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : Elia Kazan: A Retrospective
Wild River — Elia Kazan — 1960 — 110 min
35mm

Thur 5/17

7:00 PM
Block Cinema : Watching the Detective
Red Squad — Steven Fischler, Joel Sucher, Howard Blatt and Francis Freedland — 1972 — 45 min
16mm from New York Public Library
Followed by “Tea Room”, screening digitally

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Love is a Matter of Timing…
Y Tu Mamá Tambíen — Alfonso Cuarón — 2001 — 106 min
35mm

9:15 PM
Doc Films : Loss of Identity in Cinema
The Tenant — Roman Polanski — 1976 — 126 min
35mm