- Tim Jackson’s “Radical Jesters”
The Chicago Anarchist Film Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary 5/5-5/16 with an international mix of new films and past work from the Circle-A-Archives.
Here’s the week one program:
Brazilian Shorts Friday 5/7 at 7 p.m. Pilsen filmmakers Vicky Cervantes and Alexy Lanza of Producciones en el Ojo’s video presentation on last year’s Honduran coup at 7:30. Maike Pricelius and Adrian Mengay’s 2010 documentary City of Favelas, about activism in the slums of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro at 8:30. Los Crudos vocalist Martin Sorrondeguy’s 1999 Latino punk documentary Beyond the Screams at 9:35.
Coleman Romalis’s 2004 Canadian biography Emma Goldman, the Anarchist Guest, Saturday 5/8 at 7 p.m. Culp’s “Satan Macnuggit Shorts” and Bella’s 2008 Outside of Their Homes at 7:45. Cary Cronenwett’s homoerotic faux-Bolshevik Maggots and Men at 8:30.
At St. Paul’s Cultural Center, 2215 W. North Ave. $5-10 suggested donation. Lots of trailers after the jump.