Friday, November 7 – Thursday, November 13

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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!

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In General Release
INTERSTELLAR – Christopher Nolan – 2014 – 169 min
In 70mm IMAX at Navy Pier Imax
In 35mm at Showplace Icon and Classic Cinemas Tivoli Theatre, Downers Grove
Check venue websites or call for details.

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Friday 11/7

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Great War/Grande Guerre: World War I on Film
Grand Illusion — Jean Renoir — 1938 — 114 min
35mm from Rialto

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: A Magnificent Obsession: Henri Langlois and the Cinémathèque Française
Daïnah la Métisse — Jean Grémillon — 1932 — 51 min — 35mm from Institut Francais
Remorques— Jean Grémillon — 1941 — 91 min — 35mm from Institut Francais

7:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ‘80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Sixteen Candles — John Hughes— 1984 — 93 min
35mm from Universal

9:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Sixteen Candles — John Hughes— 1984 — 93 min
35mm from Universal

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Dumb & Dumber — Peter & Bobby Farrelly — 1994 — 107 min
35mm from Warner Bros.

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Saturday 11/8

noon
Music Box Theatre: Second Saturday Silent Cinema
Piccadilly — Ewald Andre Dupont — 1929 — 109 min
35mm from Milestone
Live organ accompaniment by Dennis Scott!

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Great War/Grande Guerre: World War I on Film
Jules and Jim — Francios Truffaut — 1961 — 104 min
35mm from Janus

5:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Great War/Grande Guerre: World War I on Film
Grand Illusion — Jean Renoir — 1938 — 114 min
35mm from Rialto

5:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Unquiet American: Transgressive Comedies from the US
The King of Comedy — Martin Scorsese — 1982 — 109 min
35mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Magic in the Moonlight —Woody Allen — 2014 — 100 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Classics

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Magic in the Moonlight —Woody Allen — 2014 — 100 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Classics

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Dumb & Dumber — Peter & Bobby Farrelly — 1994 — 107 min
35mm from Warner Bros.

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Sunday 11/9

1:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
Sixteen Candles — John Hughes— 1984 — 93 min
35mm from Universal

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Great War/Grande Guerre: World War I on Film
World War I Animation Program — Various Directors — 1916-1931 — 75 min
16mm from Tommy Jose Stathes
Live piano accompaniment by Dave Drazin

3:15 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Magic in the Moonlight —Woody Allen — 2014 — 100 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Classics

6:00 PM
South Side Projections @ The Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts:
The Conspiracy and the Dybbuk — Richard Brick — 1971 — 25 min
16mm

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Schmaltzywood: The Golden Age of Yiddish Cinema in America (1937-1940)
The Light Ahead (Fishke der Krumer) — Edgar G. Ulmer — 1939 — 94 min
35mm from The National Center for Jewish Film

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Monday 11/10

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Great War/Grande Guerre: World War I on Film
Jules and Jim — Francios Truffaut — 1961 — 104 min
35mm from Janus

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Cinema of Childhood: Magic and Oatmeal Porridge
White Mane — Albert Lamorisse — 1952 — 39 min
Red Balloon — Albert Lamorisse — 1956 — 34 min
Both 35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Music Box Theatre: Sound Opinions at the Movies
Pink Floyd: The Wall — Alan Parker— 1952 — 39 min
35mm in Dolby Stereo

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Tuesday 11/11

6:00 PM
Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation at the Museum of Contemporary Art:
MareyMoiré — Joost Rekveld — 1999 — 21 min
Jeu— Georges Schwizgebel — 1999 — 21 min
Both 35mm

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Unquiet American: Transgressive Comedies from the US
The King of Comedy — Martin Scorsese — 1982 — 109 min
35mm
Followed by a lecture by Jonathan Rosenbaum

6:30 PM
Chicago Film Archives at the The Hideout: CFA Crashers: Christen Carter
Goldielocks and the Three Bears — 1934 — 8 min
Kleenex X-Periments — Goldsholl Design & Dilm Associates — ~1960 — 6 min
Daytime Television — JoAnn Elam — 3 min
Life and Film — Larry Janiak, Robert Stiegler & Jeffrey Pasco — 1966 — 4 min
WLS — Chuck Olin Associates for WLS — 1968 — 12 min
Jail Keys Made Here…And Other Signs — Lee Boltin — 1970 — 8 min
The 2-Year Machine — David Alexovich — 1970 — 5 min
General Mills Fun Group Inc “Craft Master Toy” — DeWitt Beall — 1970 — 7 min
Close to You By the Carpenters — Goldsholl Design & Film Associates — 1971 — 5 min
all 16mm from Chicago Film Archives
[PROGRAM DETAILS]

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Whodunit?: The Detective Story on Film
Laura — Otto Preminger — 1944 — 88 min
35mm from Library of Congress

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Wednesday 11/12

7:00 PM
Chicago Filmmakers @ Gallery 400 @ UIC
All Day — Ian Curry — 2013
16mm TRIPPLE PROJECTION

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
The Bad Sleep Well — Akira Kurosawa — 1960 — 150 min
35mm from Janus Films

10:00 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
The Bad Sleep Well — Akira Kurosawa — 1960 — 150 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Thursday 11/13

9:00 PM
Doc Films: Bowie is…: From Ziggy to Zoolander
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence — Nagisa Oshima — 1983 — 123 min
35mm from Janus Films in Dolby Stereo

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Other excursions:

• Go on a day trip! Here’s our list of suggestions for Midwestern cinema field trips.

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