Jan 25, 2013
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue.
by J.R. Jones
Opening, Film, Drew Hunt, Tiger Tail in Blue, Frank V. Ross, Audrey the Trainwreck, Mama Guillermo del Toro, Andres Muschietti, Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth, Ben Sachs, The Waiting Room docuentary, Peter Nicks, Broken City, Allen Hughes, Menace II Society, Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe, The End of Time, Peter Mettler, The Flying Ace, Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters, The Last Stand, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Johnny Knoxville, and Kim Jee-woon, I Saw the Devil, A Tale of Two Sisters, Little by Little, Jean Rouch, Chronicle of a Summer, Quartet Dustin Hoffman, Tom Courtenay, Maggie Smith, Billy Connolly, John Huston, Beat the Devil, Northbrook Public Library, Casablanca, Patio Theater, Sergei Paradjanov, The Color of Pomegranates, University of Chicago Logan Center for the Arts, Louis Malle, The Fire Within, University of Chicago Doc Films, Jaguar Jean Rouch, Gene Siskel Film Center, Frank Borzage, Little Man, What Now?, Alec Guinness, The Man in the White Suit, Music Box, South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut, Logan Theater Chicago, Civic Cinema, The United States of ALEC, American legislative Exchange Council, Columbia College Film Row Cinema, Sundance Film Festival, Touchy Feely, Lynn Shelton, Your Sister's Sister, Ellen Page, Allison Janney, Rosemarie DeWitt, movies, Video
Jul 29, 2010
Wanuri Kahiu's post-apocalyptic short "Pumzi" screens and YA novelist Nnedi Okorafor reads and speaks in the African Woman and Science Fiction program Sunday at the DuSable Museum of African American History.
by Ed M. Koziarski
Lit & Lectures, Film, Free Shit, Swag, Books, Wanuri Kahiu, From a Whisper, Nairobi, Kenya, Dusable Museum, African American History, African Jubilee Film Festival, African Women, Science Fiction, Sundance, short film, Public Square, Civic Cinema, portoluz, UIC, Chicago State University, YA, Nnedi Okorafor, Zahrah the Windseeker, Kudzani Moswela, Video