Friday, February 22 – Thursday, February 28

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!

Pink Flamingos screens Friday, Sunday, & Wednesday at the Gene Siskel Film Center

Friday 2/22

2:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Orson Welles
Macbeth — Orson Welles — 1948— 107 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive

7:00 PM
Block Cinema : Technology Transformations: A Feminist History of the Supercut
Home Stories — Matthias Muller — 1990 —
16mm from Canyon Cinema
Part of a longer shorts program

8:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Fringe Benefits
Pink Flamingos — John Waters — 1972— 93 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
The Room — Tommy Wiseau — 2003— 99 min
35mm


Saturday 2/23

7:00 PM
Chicago Filmmakers C
CFA Out of the Vault: Funny You Should Mention…

  • I’ve Got This Problem – Don Klugman – 1966 – 8.5 min – 16mm from Chicago Film Archives
  • You’re Putting Me On – Don Klugman – 1969 – 16 min – 16mm from Chicago Film Archives
  • The Gospel According to Ralph Williams – Robert Flaxman – 1969 – 8 min – 16mm from Chicago Film Archives

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Rocky Horror Picture Show — Jim Sharman — 1975— 100 min
35mm
Live shadow cast


Sunday 2/24

7:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Fringe Benefits
Pink Flamingos — John Waters — 1972— 93 min
35mm from Warner Brothers


Monday 2/25

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at The Music Box Theatre
Rock ‘n’ Roll High School — Allan Arkush — 1979 — 93 min
35mm from Academy Film Archive
Preceded by “Total Control” (Chris NyBy, 1979) – 11 min – 16mm from USC School of Cinematic Arts

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Small Deaths
Under the Sand — François Ozon — 2000 — 96 min
35mm from Yale Film Archive


Tuesday 2/26

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Orson Welles
Macbeth — Orson Welles — 1948— 107 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive

7:00 PM
Doc Films : New Lesbian Cinema
High Art — Lisa Cholodenko— 1998 — 103 min
35mm

9:30 PM
Doc Films
L’intrus — Claire Denis — 2004 — 125 min
35mm


Wednesday 2/27

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : Isabelle Huppert Retrospective
White Material — Claire Denis — 2009 — 106 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Block Cinema
What Time is it There? — Tsai Ming-Liang — 2001 — 116 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive

8:15 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Fringe Benefits
Pink Flamingos — John Waters — 1972— 93 min
35mm from Warner Brothers

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at Northeastern Illinois University
Mr.Sardonicus — William Castle — 1961 — 90 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory
Preceded by a William Castle trailer reel – 10 min – 35mm


Thursday 2/28

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center : Conversations at the Edge
Morgan Fisher

  • Standard Gauge – 1984 – 35 min – 16mm
  • Production Stills – 1970 – 11 min – 16mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Dancing Through the Ages
White Nights — Taylor Hackford — 1985 — 136 min
35mm

9:30 PM
Doc Films : A Stranger Came
Dogville — Lars von Trier — 2003 — 179 min
35mm