Friday, October 3 – Thursday, October 9

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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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through 11/2/2014
Tuesdays, 10 AM – 8 PM
Wednesdays – Sundays, 10 AM – 5 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago: Simon Starling: Metamorphology
“…features Starling’s recent work in film, which often takes into account the very mechanics of the medium as well as its scientific prehistory.”
Autoxylopyrocycloboros — 2006 — 4 min — 38 color slides on a Götschmann slide projector
D1-Z1 (22,686,575:1) — 2009 — 30 sec loop of 35mm film on a Dresden D1 projector
→ ABOUT AUTOXYLOPYROCYCLOBOROS: [1] [2] [3]
→ ABOUT D1-Z1: [1] [2] [3]

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Friday 10/3

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
In The Realm of the Senses — Nagisa Oshima — 1976 — 102 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ‘80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
The Princess Bride— Rob Reiner — 1987 — 97 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: A Magnificent Obsession: Henri Langlois and the Cinémathèque Française
Her Man — Tay Garnett — 1930 — 85 min
35mm from Sony Pictures Repertory

9:15 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
The Princess Bride— Rob Reiner — 1987 — 97 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

11:15 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
The Princess Bride— Rob Reiner — 1987 — 97 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

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Saturday 10/4

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Sternberg and Dietrich
Shanghai Express — Josef Von Sternberg — 1932 — 80 min
35mm from Universal

3:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Diary of a Shinjuku Thief — Nagisa Oshima — 1968 — 94 min
35mm from Janus Films

5:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Unquiet American: Transgressive Comedies from the US
Avanti! — Billy Wilder — 1972 — 140 min
35mm from Park Circus

5:30 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
In The Realm of the Senses — Nagisa Oshima — 1976 — 102 min
35mm from Janus Films

6:30 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Neighbors — Nicholas Stoller — 2014 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

8:30 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Neighbors — Nicholas Stoller — 2014 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

10:30 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Neighbors — Nicholas Stoller — 2014 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

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Sunday 10/5

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Sternberg and Dietrich
Shanghai Express — Josef Von Sternberg — 1932 — 80 min
35mm from Universal

1:00 PM
Doc Films: You Can’t Handle the Youth: ’80s Classics of John Hughes and Rob Reiner
The Princess Bride— Rob Reiner — 1987 — 97 min
35mm from Criterion Pictures, USA

3:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: City In Transit – Hamburg on Film
The American Friend — Wim Wenders — 1977 — 126 min
35mm from the Goethe-Institut

3:15 PM
Doc Films: Dochood: Two Thumbs Up for New Releases
Neighbors — Nicholas Stoller — 2014 — 97 min
35mm from Universal

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Schmaltzywood: The Golden Age of Yiddish Cinema in America (1937-1940)
Green Fields (Grine Felder) — Edgar G. Ulmer — 1937 — 106 min
35mm from The National Center for Jewish Film

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Monday 10/6

8:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Nagisa Oshima: His Will on Film
Diary of a Shinjuku Thief — Nagisa Oshima — 1968 — 94 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Tuesday 10/7

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The Unquiet American: Transgressive Comedies from the US
Avanti! — Billy Wilder — 1972 — 140 min
35mm from Park Circus
Followed by a lecture by Jonathan Rosenbaum

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Whodunit?: The Detective Story on Film
8 Women — François Ozon — 2002 — 111 min
35mm from Focus Features

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Wednesday 10/8

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: City In Transit – Hamburg on Film
The American Friend — Wim Wenders — 1977 — 126 min
35mm from the Goethe-Institut

7:00 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
Stray Dog — Akira Kurosawa — 1949 — 122 min
35mm from Janus Films

7:00 PM
Chicago Filmmakers at Gallery 400: Half Suffocated, inc.:
Alone: Life Wastes Andy Hardy — Martin Arnold — 1998 — 15 min — 16mm
Castle 1 — Malcolm LeGrice — 1966 — 20 min — “16mm with light bulb”

9:30 PM
Doc Films: The Wind Man and the Shogun: Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune
Stray Dog — Akira Kurosawa — 1949 — 122 min
35mm from Janus Films

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Thursday 10/9

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Bowie is…: From Ziggy to Zoolander
The Man Who Fell to Earth — Nicolas Roeg — 1976 — 139 min
35mm from Rialto Pictures

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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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