Mar 2, 2012
New York artist, philosopher, musician, writer, and filmmaker Henry Flynt visits Chicago next week
By Peter Margasak
Film, Music, Post No Bills, Henry Flynt, experimental music, concept art, Eye & Ear Clinic, Fluxus, minimalism, Locust Music, LaMonte Young, Walter De Maria, Lou Reed, Yoko Ono, Jack Smith, Tony Conrad
Dec 28, 2011
A recap of Chicago's best revival screenings in 2011.
By Ben Sachs
Film, Best of 2011, repertory screenings, Chicago, Long Day Closes, Terence Davies, Northwestern University, Block Cinema, Doc Films, Eye & Ear Clinic, Film Studies Center, Aleksandr Medvedkin, Film Train, Man Follows Birds, Ali Khamraev, Gene Siskel Film Center, director retrospective, Jerzy Skolimowski, Hands Up!, The Naked Island, Kaneto Shindo, Luther Price, Sink or Swim, Su Friedrich, Dante's Inferno, Harry Lachman, Sepncer Tracy, Kings of the Road, Wim Wenders, Blue Collar, Paul Schrader, Richard Pryor, Music Box Theatre, Love Lust & Violence, Joe Rubin, Odd Obsession Movies, Chicago Filmmakers, Julian Antos, Northwest Chicago Film Society, Amateur, Hal Hartley, Southside Projections, Michael W. Phillips, Lord Thing, Conservative Vice Lords
Apr 8, 2010
British filmmaker Emily Wardill screens her debut feature, the adoption reunion gone wrong "Game Keepers Without Game," Friday 4/9, and a collection of her shorts, "Everything I Tell You Now Is True," Thursday 4/8.
By Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Free Shit, Swag, Born Winged Animals and Honey Gatherers of the Soul, Basking in What Feels Like ‘An Ocean Of Grace’ I Soon Realise That I’m Not Looking at It But Rather I Am It, Recognising Myself, Ben, Sick Serena and Dregs and Wreck and Wreck, Game Keepers Without Game, adopted, School of the Art Institute, SAIC, Eye & Ear Clinic, Gene Siskel Film Center, London, British, Pedro Calderon, Life is a Dream, Conversations at the Edge, Refracted Lens, Pedro Calderón de la Barca's
Feb 16, 2010
Hakim Belabbes explores his complex relationship with his family and culture in Morocco in his documentary "In Pieces," screening Wednesday 2/17 at the School of the Art Institute.