An overview of the class I’ll be teaching on French director Alain Resnais
A reconsideration of Satyajit Ray’s lesser-known 1965 feature in light of Jason Reitman’s latest, Young Adult.
Christopher Munch’s Letters From the Big Man, opens Friday at Facets Multimedia.
Local critic and Reader contributor Ben Sachs teaches a class on Resnais beginning next month at Facets Multimedia.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
This month Facets Video—the DVD-releasing arm of Facets Multimedia—launches a new series of Chicago-centric documentaries, all made between the 1960s and the 1980s and restored courtesy of grants from the MacArthur Foundation, the Illinois Arts Council, and the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation. “Reel Chicago” will include Raul Zaritsky and Linda Williams’s Maxwell Street Blues […]
The midnight-movie lecture series takes place Saturdays at Facets Cinematheque.
Thousands of DVDs and VHS tapes sell at bargain prices at the Facets Warehouse Sale.
Who’s getting NEA Recovery Act money? Here are Chicago’s winners.
Facets launches a midnight-movie series with lectures, every Saturday through June 27.
Facets Film School announces its winter session of weeknight classes.