Friday, February 7 — Thursday, February 13

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Always check the exhibitor’s website for last-minute changes.
We strive for accuracy, but things can move fast in filmland!

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Friday 2/7

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The American New Wave
Hallelujah the Hills — Adolfas Mekas — 1963 — 82 min
35mm from the Anthology Film Archives

7:00 PM
Patio Theater
What Is It? — Crispin Glover — 2005 — 72 min
plus: Crispin Hellion Glover’s Big Slide Show, Part 1!
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35mm from the filmmaker

7:00 PM
Block Cinema: Picturing Fame
The Emperor Jones — Dudley Murphy — 1933 — 105 min
35mm from the Library of Congress

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
Ed Wood — Tim Burton — 1994 — 127 min
35mm from Swank

9:30 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
Ed Wood — Tim Burton — 1994 — 127 min
35mm from Swank

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles — Steve Barron — 1990 — 93 min
35mm from Warner Bros.

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Saturday 2/8

noon
Music Box Theatre: Second Saturday Silent Cinema
Underworld — Josef von Sternberg — 1927 — 81 min
Live organ accompaniment by Dennis Scott!
35mm

2:00 PM
Block Cinema: The Left Front in Film
Force of Evil — Abraham Polonsky — 1948 — 78 min
35mm from the UCLA Film & Television Archive

2:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library
All Is Lost — J.C. Chandor — 2013 — 106 min
35mm from Roadside Attractions

4:45 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Jacques Demy: Heart of the New Wave
Lola — Jacques Demy — 1961 — 90 min
35mm from Janus Films and the Institut Français

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library
All Is Lost — J.C. Chandor — 2013 — 106 min
35mm from Roadside Attractions

midnight
Music Box Theatre: Midnights
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles — Steve Barron — 1990 — 93 min
35mm from Warner Bros.

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Sunday 2/9

11:30 AM
Music Box Theatre: Matinees
Hazard — George Marshall — 1948 — 95 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

1:00 PM
Doc Films: Tim Burton: King of Halloween
Ed Wood — Tim Burton — 1994 — 127 min
35mm from Swank

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Monday 2/10

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: Jacques Demy: Heart of the New Wave
Lola — Jacques Demy — 1961 — 90 min
35mm from Janus Films and the Institut Français

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Early Katharine Hepburn: A Woman Rebels
A Woman Rebels — Mark Sandrich — 1936 — 88 min
35mm from the Academy Film Archive

7:00 PM
Death by Cinema Film Series at the Logan Center, University of Chicago
Sirius Remembered — Stan Brakhage — 1959 — 11 min
The Act of Seeing With One’s Own Eyes — Stan Brakhage — 1971 — 32 min
16mm
plus: a short video feature and a panel with scholars Tom Gunning and Malynne Sternstein

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Tuesday 2/11

6:00 PM
Gene Siskel Film Center: The American New Wave
Hallelujah the Hills — Adolfas Mekas — 1963 — 82 min
35mm from the Anthology Film Archives
followed by a lecture from professor Bruce Jenkins of the School of the Art Institute

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Hong Kong Master: The Innovative Kung Fu of Lau Kar-leung
My Young Auntie — Lau Kar-leung — 1981 — 91 min
35mm from the American Genre Film Archive

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Wednesday 2/12

1:00 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Sunset Blvd. — Billy Wilder — 1950 — 110 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Brian De Palma: Virtuosity and Ecstasy
Raising Cain — Brian De Palma — 1992 — 91 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

7:30 PM
Northbrook Public Library: Wednesday Classic Film Series
Sunset Blvd. — Billy Wilder — 1950 — 110 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

9:00 PM
Doc Films: Brian De Palma: Virtuosity and Ecstasy
Raising Cain — Brian De Palma — 1992 — 91 min
35mm from Universal Pictures

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Thursday 2/13

7:00 PM
Doc Films: Sisters in Cinema: African American Women Filmmakers
Eve’s Bayou — Kasi Lemmons — 1997 — 109 min
35mm from Swank

9:15 PM
Doc Films: Cage Uncaged: A Nicolas Cage Retrospective
Bringing Out the Dead — Martin Scorsese — 1999 — 121 min
35mm from Paramount Pictures

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through 3/9/14
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Museum of Contemporary Art: The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology
which “traces the interest in history, archaeology, and archival research that defines some of the most highly regarded art of the last decade.”
including “Message from Andrée”, a 16mm installation by Joachim Koester.

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