There’s very little substance, with only a meager bit of exposition providing any kind of throughline, yet the film confounds in its modest ambitions.
This year’s selection included everything from a highly anticipated rock opera to compelling documentaries to an award-winning film featuring a character who lactates motor oil.
What to stream as part of the 56th annual CIFF
Yes, there are some ties.
Five films that examine, interrogate, or critique traditional male behavior.
Charles White at the Art Institute and more goings-on 7/16-7/19.
The South Korean director and his actress lover are back with the somber drama The Day After.
A list of the 35 best movies to play Chicago this year.
Watching the watchers at the Chicago International Film Festival
Highlights from the Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard section.
Weekly Top Five: Korean New Wave
A roundup of new and notable movies playing in Chicago between September 27 and October 3
Chicago’s still missing out on the films of acclaimed South Korean writer-director Hong Sang-soo.
The South Korean filmmaker’s collaboration with French actress Isabelle Huppert is now available on DVD.
Top Ten Films of 2012