Jul 14, 2011
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue.
by J.R. Jones
Film, Kaneto Shindo, The Naked Island, Gene Siskel Film Center, Seto Inland Sea, Tabloid movie, Errol Morris, Beats Rhymes & Life The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest, Candy Darling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, Identification Marks None, Jerzy Skolimowski, A Love Affair of Sorts, Mother Kaneto Shindo, Hiroshima, Public Speaking, Martin Scorsese, HBO, Fran Lebowitz, Jean Vigo, L'Atalante, Portage theater, Northwest Chicago Film Society, Patricio Guzman, The Battle of Chile Part One The Insurrection of the Bourgeoisie and The Battle of Chile Part Two The Coup D'Etat, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Buck Privates, Buck Privates Come Home, Pritzker Military Library, Ed Tracy, Rene Clair, The Crazy Ray, University of Chicago Doc Films, Billy Wilder, Some Like It Hot, Music Box, movies, Video
Feb 22, 2010
The winter session of Facets Film School begins Monday 2/22 with weekly screenings and lectures on musicals of the 70s and 80s, screwball comedy star Carole Lombard, Billy Wilder's buddy comedies, and neorealism and its descendants.
by Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Saturday Night Fever, All That Jazz, Popeye, One From the Heart, Pennies From Heaven, Absolute Beginners, Twentieth Century, Hands Across the Table, The Princess Comes Across, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, To Be or Not to Be, Carole Lombard, Billy Wilder, neorealism, musical, Facets, Film School, Patrick Friel, Stephen Reginald, James Francis Flynn, Kate Balsley, Some Like It Hot, Irma La Douce, The Fortune Cookie, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The Front Page, Buddy Buddy, The Bicycle Thief, Pather Panchali, Killer of Sheep, Taste of Cherry, Ratcatcher, Wendy and Lucy, Video