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  • Oculus (R)

    A supernatural entity haunts a brother and sister from childhood into adulthood in this horror chiller directed by Mike Flanagan. more...
  • Obama and the Oscars

    Facets Cinematheque programmer Charles Coleman and film critic Armond White are among the participants in this panel discussion about the Obama administration's effect on film culture, including screen treatments of American slavery, the presidency, and international terrorism. more...
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    After making what are still probably their two best features—Fargo and The Big Lebowski—the Coen brothers came up with their worst (2000), a piece of pop nihilism about three convicts (George Clooney, Tim Blake Nelson, and John Turturro) on the run. more...
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  • Ornette: Made in America

    The last major work of the great American independent Shirley Clarke (The Connection, Portrait of Jason, The Cool World), this 1985 documentary about the innovative and singular jazz saxophonist Ornette Coleman finds her straining at times to match his eclecticism. more...
  • Oscar nominations panel

    J.R. Jones (Chicago Reader), Michael Phillips (Chicago Tribune), Alison Cuddy (WBEZ), Steve Prokopy (Ain't It Cool News), and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky (Rogerebert.com) discuss the 2014 nominees with Betsty Steinberg of the Illinois Film Office. more...
  • Old Goats
  • Old Goats

    This amiable fiction-documentary hybrid (2010) profiles the friendship of three men late in life: a recently retired financial officer, an 80ish mechanic, and a 90-something former adventurer who still likes to chase the ladies. more...
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  • Out of Site 2013

    Video documenting public performance-art pieces in Wicker Park, Bucktown, and West Town. more...
  • Out of the Furnace
  • Out of the Furnace (R)

    Scott Cooper's Crazy Heart (2009) was the ticket to an Oscar for Jeff Bridges, and after four years the writer-director follows it with another actors' showcase, getting potent work from Casey Affleck and Christian Bale as loving brothers on divergent paths in working-class Pittsburgh. more...