The director discusses his new documentary The Great Buster showing this weekend at the Chicago International Film Festival.
Discussed: virtual reality gaming, Entrepreneur, and Mr. Soul!
“When people come up to me after screenings to tell me that they loved one of the shorts but hated another, I feel like I’ve done my job well.”
A mostly complete local viewing guide
Another year, another slate of prestige movies from all over the world
Reviews of two dozen new features premiering locally
The Reader digs through the Chicago International Film Festival’s archives to assemble a time line covering the fest’s 50 years.
Channel 11 presents Legacy, a Chicago story of tragedy and triumph.
In a handsome short film, Northwestern graduate Nathan Eddy documents the university’s battle to destroy Bertrand Goldberg’s unique Prentice Hospital.
The 49th Chicago International Film Festival: Reviews of all the highlights from week one, plus four director spotlights
Chicago’s still missing out on the films of acclaimed South Korean writer-director Hong Sang-soo.
A quick tour of what’s new:
Selected films making their Chicago premieres at the festival through Thursday, October 15
‘Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story’ is a look back at a time when Republicans could run a real attack campaign.
Uninformed picks from the Chicago International Film Festival, plus YouShoot.