Film Search | Chicago Reader

You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search

  • Author

  • Rating

  • Show only

  • New
    The Giants

    Two teenage brothers and their best pal, left unsupervised by neglectful parents, spend their summer getting stoned in the house that once belonged to the brothers' late grandfather. more...
  • New
    Outfest Legacy Project Program

    Preserved by the LGBT film festival Outfest and restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive, these three obscure shorts range from a historical curio (Queens at Heart) to an accidental work of art (Mona's Candelight). more...
    • Tags:
  • New
    Reenactments (NR)

    The two best films in this experimental shorts program burrow into the historical and moral unease inherent in restaging a past event: in Artur Żmijewski’s 80064 (2004) an Auschwitz survivor gets his concentration camp tattoo re-inked, and in Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) Screed #20 (2003) artist Sharon Hayes recites a Patty Hearst audiotape. more...
  • New
    Return Ticket

    Hou Hsiao-hsien served as executive producer for this slight 2010 drama, which cultivates a strong sense of milieu with its Shanghai setting yet still manages to be about nothing in particular. more...
    • Tags: