New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Recommended events paired with nearby restaurants.
Recommended entertainment paired with nearby restaurants.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
Beastie Boy Adam Yauch’s Oscilloscope Laboratories will release local filmmaker Yony Leyser’s documentary “William S. Burroughs: A Man Within.”
Two women discover they share a fear of technology, a desire for children, and a sinister therapist in Heaven Gallery video curator Clara Alcott’s 30-minute, Douglas Sirk-inspired sci-fi melodrama “Kick,” which premieres Tuesday 5/11 at the Chopin Theater.
One of the more unusual events on the city’s film-fest schedule, combining live music and video-projection screenings of music-related movies.
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.
Jonathan Leyser works to finish the first documentary covering William Burroughs’s entire life.
Grant Hart and Anni Rossi perform at Heaven Gallery for the opening of Yony Leyser’s photo show documenting commune life.