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News & Features,
Oct 6, 2011
Escape the ubiquity of American movies with 150 features from nearly every corner of the world
By J.R. Jones
Feature, Chicago International Film Festival, CIFF 2011, Melancholia, Lars von Trier, Inshallah, Football, Bashir Baba, Ashvin Kumar, Salaam Dunk, Le Havre, Claude Lelouche, Pankaj Kapoor, Simon Curtis, Adrian Hodges, Haskell Wexler, Anthony Mackie, David Robinson, Joe Swanberg, The Last Rites of Joe May, Joe Maggio, Day is Done, Thomas Imbach, The Giants, Bouli Lanners, The Holding, Susan Jacobson, Rabies, Aharon Keshales, Navot Papushado, Southwest, Eduardo Nunes, The Forgiveness of Blood, Joshua Marsten, Aki Kaurismaki, The Kid with a Bike, Luke Dardenne, Jean-Pierre Dardenne, On the Bridge, Olivier Morel, Cairo 678, Mohamed Diab, Cinema Komunisto, Mila Turajlic, Like Crazy, Drake Doremus, David Fine, The Bully Project, Lee Hirsch, Don't Go Breaking my Heart, Johnnie To, Good Bye, Mohammad Rasoulof, Once Upon a Time in Anatolia, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Return Ticket, Hou Hsiao-hsien, Smuggler, Katsuhito, Ishii, Coriolanus, Shakespeare, Ralph Fiennes, The Slut, Hagar Ben-Asher, The Turin House, Bela Tarr
Jan 16, 2011
Facets Cinematheque joins the international movement to free jailed Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, with a free screening Sunday 1/16 of his 2000 film "The Circle," about women navigating oppressive institutions.
By Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Free Shit, Swag, Jafar Panahi, The Circle, Iran, arrest, convict, protest, green movement, censorship, Mohammad Rasoulof, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Facets Cinematheque, Video
Oct 8, 2010
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue.
By J.R. Jones
Film, Chicago International Film Festival, Ed Koziarski, Illinois[e]makers, It's Kind of a Funny Story, Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, Zach Galifianakis, Aasiv Mandvi, Jim Gaffigan, I Spit on Your Grave, Internal Systems Coleen Fitzgibbon, Life As We Know It, Katherine Heigl, War Don Don, Sierra Leone, The White Meadows, Mohammad Rasoulof, Iron Island, Music Box Massacre, Delmer Daves Dark Passage, Northbrook Public Library, Howard Hawk, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Gene Siskel Film Center, Frank Tashlin, The Girl Can't Help It, Raoul Walsh, High Sierra, Charles Burnett, Killer of Sheep, Northwestern University Block Films, Stanley Kubrick Lolita, University of Chicago Doc Films, Satyajit Ray, Pather Panchali, Anthony Mann, Reign of Terror, film festivals, movies., Video