Notable films that never made it to screen
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Sunday, December 1
John Waters and Honey Boo Boo have more in common than you think
A summary of new releases and major revival screenings for the week of April 26 – May 2.
Hell in a Handbag Productions founder: “I loved camp before I knew it was camp.”
Mea culpa and let’s all watch BioDome
Stephin Merritt talks to Kelly Hogan about White Castle, Hootie the Owl, and why he can’t do drag
A preview of two upcoming screenings devoted to George Kuchar
This weekend brings three personal appearances by noted directors.
Beastie Boy Adam Yauch’s Oscilloscope Laboratories will release local filmmaker Yony Leyser’s documentary “William S. Burroughs: A Man Within.”
Yony Leyser’s documentary “William S. Burroughs: A Man Within” and Thomas Woschitz’s “Universalove” open the Chicago International Movies and Music Festival on Thursday, March 4.
John Prine and Iris DeMent want to take over your brain.
Jonathan Leyser works to finish the first documentary covering William Burroughs’s entire life.