Friday, April 5 – Thursday, April 11

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!


**Film Field Trips**

Friday, April 5 at 7:00 PM
IU Cinema in Bloomington, IN
The Contender — Rod Lurie — 2001 — 126 min
with director and composer in attendance


Friday 4/5

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Dirty Looks LAEight Years On

  • Amphetamine – Warren Sonbert + Wendy Appel – 1966 – 10 min – 16mm from Canyon Cinema
  • Encounters I May or May Not Have Had with Peter Berlin – Mariah Garnett – 2012 – 15 min – 16mm from Canyon Cinema

Part of a longer shorts program

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Knife + Heart — Yann Gonzalez — 2018 — 101 min
35mm from Altered Innocence


Saturday 4/6

1:00 PM
South Side Home Movie Project and Chicago Film Archives: Citizen with Camera
An afternoon of local films and tips on preserving your own home movies
Overton School, 4927 S. Indiana Avenue

6:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Chicago Filmmakers
TV on Film – all 16mm from Chicago Film Society and private collections.

  • Kraml Milk Commercials – Jim Henson – c. 1958 – 5 min
  • Captain Midnight (a.k.a. Jet Jackson) “Death Below Zero” – D. Ross Lederman – 1954 – 25 min
  • Me and Dad’s New Wife – Larry Elikann – 1976 – 33 min
  • Chatters World “Audition” – 1960 – 7 min
  • You Bet Your Life – c. 1951 – 30 min
  • Star Trek Bloopers – 9 min
  • Smoke? Why Not? (KUHT University of Houston) – 30 min
  • Chicago Teddy Bears “The Alderman” – 1971 – 30 min
  • Car 54 Where Are You “I love Lucille” – Al De Caprio – 1962 – 30 min
  • Richard Deacon Does it in the Kitchen – 15 min
  • The Adventures of Sebastian the Fox: The Sleep Walkers – 10 min
  • + assorted snipes, TV spots, and commercials!

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
Knife + Heart — Yann Gonzalez — 2018 — 101 min
35mm from Altered Innocence


Sunday 4/7

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Kinetic Visions – The Students of Hasumi Shigehiko
Pulse — Kiyoshi Kurosawa — 2001 — 119 min
35mm

9:30 PM
Music Box Theatre
Knife + Heart — Yann Gonzalez — 2018 — 101 min
35mm from Altered Innocence


Monday 4/8

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre
The Little Shop of Horrors — Roger Corman — 1960 — 72 min
35mm from Academy Film Archive
Co-presented by Mercury Theater Chicago, post-film panel discussion


Tuesday 4/9

7:00 PM
Doc Films
The Matrix — Lilly and Lana Wachowski — 1999 — 136 min
35mm


Wednesday 4/10

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : Satyajit Ray Retrospective
Aparjito — Satyajit Ray — 1956 — 113 min
35mm from Academy Film Archive

7:00 PM
Block Cinema : Saharan Exchanges
350 Mya — Terra Long — 2016 — 5 min
16mm from CFMDC (Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Center)
Precedes Wanderers in the Desert (digital)


Thursday 4/11

7:00 PM
Doc Films : 1990s and Onward in China and Taiwan
Good Men Good Women — Hou Hsiao-Hsien — 1995 — 108 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive

9:30 PM
Doc Films : Doc & Roll
Quadrophenia — Franc Roddam — 1979 — 120 min
35mm