Five extraordinary films about film, by five extraordinary filmmakers.
A list of the 35 best movies to play Chicago this year.
A preview of programs by local and formerly local artists Jake Barningham, Michele Smith, Jesse Malmed, and Melika Bass
The year in old movies
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, May 16
Noting free screenings of Ernst Lubitsch’s silent feature Three Women and the recent Chinese opera adaptation The Inspector and the Prince
Noting a rare screening of Huang Shuqin’s Woman, Demon, Human from 16-millimeter
Noting a free screening and discussion of Nazi propaganda films about the “model ghetto” in Czechoslovakia, a subject of Claude Lanzmann’s upcoming The Last of the Unjust
Previewing a mixed-media presentation at the U. of C. Film Studies Center
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, January 31
The second in a three-part series on the year’s best repertory screenings
The first in a three-part series on Chicago’s best repertory film screenings of 2013
Two subversive sexploitation classics are screening in Chicago.
A summary of new releases and major revival screenings for the week of April 26 – May 2.
Previewing a multimedia event presented by the Film Studies Center