Friday, November 23 – Thursday, November 29

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

Gene Siskel Film Center
Museo — Alonso Ruizpalacios — 2018 — 129 min
35mm from Vitagraph Films
See website for showtimes

Fri 11/23

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Akira — Katsuhiro Ôtomo — 1988 — 124 min
35mm from UCLA Film and Television Archive


Sat 11/24

5:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : The Western
Meek’s Cutoff — Kelly Reichardt — 2011 — 104 min
35mm from Oscilloscope Pictures

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Akira — Katsuhiro Ôtomo — 1988 — 124 min
35mm from UCLA Film and Television Archive


Sun 11/25


Mon 11/26

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Music Box Theatre
Yi Yi — Edward Yang — 2000 — 173 min
35mm from Yale Film Archive
Preceded by “Duermete Ninita” (Thad Povey, 1994) – 6 min – 16mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Cinema Novo and Beyond
Vidas Secas — Nelson Pereira dos Santos — 1963 — 103 min
16mm from Reserve Film and Video Collection of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts


Tues 11/27

5:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : The Western
Meek’s Cutoff — Kelly Reichardt — 2011 — 104 min
35mm from Oscilloscope Pictures
Preceded by a lecture and followed by a discussion with professor Jon Cates

7:00 PM
Doc Films : The Films of Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai
Vengeance — Johnnie To — 2009 — 109 min
35mm


Wed 11/28

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : The Films of Chantal Akerman
La captive — Chantal Akerman — 1993 — 118 min
35mm


Thur 11/29

5:30 PM
Enjoy the Film
A presentation of 35mm Trailers

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Female Sexuality and the Male Gaze
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders — Jaromil Jireš — 1970 — 85 min
35mm