Friday, November 1 – Thursday, November 7

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!

Exploding Plastic Inevitable with Nico and the Velvet Underground in Los Angeles
(Steve Schapiro, 1966) On view at the Art Institute of Chicago

Exhibits

September 21 – December 8
Block Museum of Art: Pop América, 1965 – 1975
35mm photographic slides – Juan José Gurrola

October 20 – November 17
Every hour on the hour
The Art Institute of ChicagoCinema Reinvented: Four Films by Andy Warhol
Outer and Inner Space — Andy Warhol — 1965 — 33 min
16mm dual projection, prints from The Circulating Film Library, Department of Film, The Museum of Modern Art
On the first floor of the Modern Wing in the Stone Gallery (Gallery 186 – Film, Video, and New Media)
[further reading]

October 20 – January 26
running continuously during museum hours
The Art Institute of ChicagoAndy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again
Elvis at Ferus — 1963 — 4 min
Jill and Freddy Dancing — 1963 — 4:30 min
Edie Sedgwick (Screen Test 308) — 1965 — 4:36 min
Ann Buchanan (Screen Test 33) — 1964 — 4:30 min
Penelope Palmer (Screen Test 255) — 1966 — 4:06 min
Bibbe Hansen (Screen Test 128) — 1965 — 4:30 min
Nico (Hershey) (Screen Test 246) — 1966 — 4:18 min
Me and Taylor — 1963 — 4:30 min
Mario Banana #1 — 1964 — 4:10 min
John Washing — 1963 — 4:30 min
Jack Smith (Screen Test 315) — 1964 — 4:30 min
Rufus Collins (Screen Test 61) — 1964 — 4:24 min
Billy Name (Linich) (Screen Test 194) — 1964 — 4:24 min
Marcel Duchamp (Screen Test 80) — 1966 — 4:24 min
Salvador Dali (Screen Test 67) — 1966 — 4:42 min

All films by Andy Warhol, 16mm prints from The Circulating Film Library, Department of Film, The Museum of Modern Art
On the second floor of the museum in Regenstein Hall — additional special exhibition admission fee required for entry


Friday 11/1

7:00 PM
Film Studies Center at the Logan Center for the Arts: Blaxploitation Double Feature
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde — William Crain — 1976 — 87 min — 16mm
screens with Blackula (DCP digital)

7:00 PM
Doc Films: From the Pen of Tonino Guerra
Illustrious Corpses — Francesco Rosi — 1976 — 127 min
35mm from Cinecittà Luce

8:30 PM
Block Cinema: Ism Ism Ism: Latin Camp
Lupe — José Rodriguez Soltero — 1966 — 49 min
16mm from Film-makers’ Cooperative
part of a longer shorts program


Saturday 11/2

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: The Inimitable Doris Day
Pillow Talk — Michael Gordon — 1959 — 102 min
35mm from Universal

12:30 PM
Block Cinema: Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation
Form Phases IV – Robert Breer – 1954 – 4 min – 16mm from Canyon Cinema
Motion at a Distance – Lindsay Packer – 2018 – 16mm
Pools – Barbara Hammer and Barbara Klutinis – 1981 – 6 min – 16mm from Canyon Cinema

Part of a longer shorts program

3:00 PM
Block Cinema: Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation
Traveling Light – Jane Aaron – 1989 – 2 min – 16mm from MoMA Circulating Film and Video Library
Dream of the Sphinx – James Gore – 1971 – 3 min – 16mm from the Academy Film Archive
L’ Eye – Xander Marro – 2004 – 3 min – 16mm from the filmmaker
Terrace 49 – Janie Geiser – 2004 – 6 min – 16mm
Asparagus – Suzan Pitt – 1979 – 18 min – 35mm from the Academy Film Archive

Part of a longer shorts program

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: 2019 UCLA Festival of Preservation
The Mortal Storm — Frank Borzage — 1940 — 100 min
35mm, new preservation print from UCLA Film & Television Archive


Sunday 11/3

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: The Inimitable Doris Day
Pillow Talk — Michael Gordon — 1959 — 102 min
35mm from Universal

1:30 PM
Doc Films: From the Pen of Tonino Guerra
Illustrious Corpses — Francesco Rosi — 1976 — 127 min
35mm from Cinecittà Luce

2:00 PM
Egyptian Theatre (Dekalb) : Classic Film Series
E.T The Extra-Terrestrial — Steven Spielberg — 1982 — 114 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Andrei Tarkovsky
Nostalghia — Andrei Tarkovsky — 1983 — 125 min
35mm


Monday 11/4

7:00 PM
Chicago Film Society at Music Box Theatre
Over the Edge — Jonathan Kaplan — 1979 — 95 min
35mm from the Academy Film Archive
Preceded by: “Back Alley Oproar” (Friz Freleng, 1948) – 7 min – 16 mm
Screenwriter Tim Hunter in person

9:30 PM
Doc Films: Programmer Picks
The Dreamlife of Angels — Erick Zonca — 1998 — 113 min
35mm


Tuesday 11/5

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Viewing Positions
Beauty #2 — Andy Warhol — 1965 — 66 min — 16mm from MoMA Circulating Film and Video Library
The Riddle of Lumen — Stan Brakhage — 1972 — 14 min — 16mm from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Introduced by Fred Camper

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Fairytales Revisted
Black Moon — Louis Malle — 1975 — 95 min
35mm


Wednesday 11/6

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: 2019 UCLA Festival of Preservation
The Mortal Storm — Frank Borzage — 1940 — 100 min
35mm, new preservation print from UCLA Film & Television Archive

7:00 PM, 9:30 PM
Doc Films: A Preston Sturges Retrospective
Sullivan’s Travels — Preston Sturges — 1941 — 91 min
35mm


Thursday 11/7

6:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Do not miss seeing this film, which is screening every hour on the hour through November 17. We will be in the audience at the 6 PM & 7 PM showtimes today. Museum admission is free on Thursday evenings, so you have no excuse not to join us.
The Art Institute of ChicagoCinema Reinvented: Four Films by Andy Warhol
Outer and Inner Space — Andy Warhol — 1965 — 33 min
16mm dual projection, prints from The Circulating Film Library, Department of Film, The Museum of Modern Art
On the first floor of the Modern Wing in the Stone Gallery (Gallery 186 – Film, Video, and New Media)
[further reading]

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Hollywood Pop Music Soundtrack
Pretty in Pink — Howard Deutch — 1986 — 97 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Film Studies Center at the Logan Center for the Arts
Boys Don’t Cry — Kimberly Peirce — 1999 — 118 min — 35mm
filmmaker Kimberly Peirce in person

9:30 PM
Doc Films: The Evolution of the Vampire Movie
Near Dark — Kathryn Bigelow — 1987 — 94 min
35mm from the American Genre Film Archive