Friday, May 24 – Thursday, May 30

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!


But I’m A Cheerleader screens on 35mm Friday & Saturday

Friday 5/24

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films : The Freudian Western
The Left Handed Gun — Arthur Penn — 1958 — 102 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Barbara Hammer – Declarations of Identity
* I Was/I Am — 1973 — 7 min
* Sisters! — 1973 — 8 min
* Menses — 1974 — 4 min
* Superdyke — 1975 — 18 min
* Multiple Orgasm — 1977 — 6 min
* Audience — 1983 — 32 min
All 16mm from the Academy Film Archive
Hosted by KJ Relth, programmer – UCLA Film & Television Archive

10:00 PM
Elastic Arts : Transference Fest
Live performance by Cameron Worden & Gun Outfit with 16mm and 8mm projection

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
But I’m a Cheerleader — Jamie Babbitt — 1999— 92 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive
Hosted by KJ Relth, programmer – UCLA Film & Television Archive


Saturday 5/25

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : The Indestructible Bette Davis
The Cabin in the Cotton — Michael Curtiz — 1932 — 78 min
35mm from Library of Congress

2:00 PM
Doc Films: Doc Films Festival
Cinema of Photodeath” – 16mm loops and montage by Georgie Schaefer

Midnight
Music Box Theatre
But I’m a Cheerleader — Jamie Babbitt — 1999— 92 min
35mm from UCLA Film & Television Archive
Hosted by KJ Relth, programmer – UCLA Film & Television Archive


Sunday 5/26

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre : The Indestructible Bette Davis
The Cabin in the Cotton — Michael Curtiz — 1932 — 78 min
35mm from Library of Congress

1:30 PM
Doc Films : The Freudian Western
The Left Handed Gun — Arthur Penn — 1958 — 102 min
35mm

2:00 PM
Doc Films: Doc Films Festival
Cinema of Photodeath” – 16mm loops and montage by Georgie Schaefer


Monday 5/27

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Music Box Theatre
Mickey One — Arthur Penn — 1965 — 93 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory
Preceded by: “The Cry of Jazz” (Ed Bland, 1959) – 34 min – 35mm Restored by Anthology Film Archives
Co-presented by the Jazz Institute of Chicago


Tuesday 5/28

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre : Visions of the Good War
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence — Nagisa Oshima — 1983 — 123 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films : Tricky Dick Flicks
It’s a Wonderful Life — Frank Capra — 1946 — 130 min
35mm


Wednesday 5/29

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Saharan Exchanges
Yeelen — Souleymane Cissé — 1987 — 105 min
35mm from Kino International

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films: Satyajit Ray Retrospective
Company Limited — Satyajit Ray — 1971 — 110 min
35mm from Academy Film Archive

7:30 PM
Chicago Film Society at NEIU
Crossing Delancey — Joan Micklin Silver — 1988 — 97 min
35mm from Warner Brothers
Preceded by: “The Big Delivery Wagon” (Jerry Fairbanks, 1951) – 11 min – 16mm


Thursday 5/30