• Terence Davies’s The Long Day Closes (1992)

Thanks to a legion of dedicated programmers (at the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Music Box, Doc Films, and many others), there’s always something interesting to see in Chicago. The following list of my ten favorite revival screenings of 2011 is by no means comprehensive, but it suggests the wealth of discoveries (and re-discoveries) that were available to Chicagoans this year.