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  • The Cakemaker
  • The Cakemaker (NR)

    In this astounding debut from Israeli writer-director Ofir Raul Graizer, a German pastry chef (Tim Kalkhof) moves from Berlin to Jerusalem to bond with the widow (Sarah Adler) and young son of his recently deceased boyfriend. more...
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  • California Typewriter (NR)

    Doug Nichol's documentary looks at the attraction typewriters still have for a number of artists, writers, and collectors (including Tom Hanks and the late Sam Shepard) and at one of the last remaining repair shops still servicing them. more...
  • Call Her Ganda
  • Call Her Ganda (NR)

    The 2014 murder of a transgender Filipino woman by a US Marine provides the jumping-off point for this potent and eye-opening documentary, which delivers history lessons about America’s presence in the Philippines, the latter country’s transgender community, and the rise of dictator Rodrigo Duterte. more...
  • Call Her Savage (NR)

    Clara Bow made one of her last film appearances in this 1932 melodrama about an Indian girl who leaves the reservation and discovers love and squalor in the big city. more...
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  • Canyon Passage (NR)

    After making his name with Val Lewton's horror unit at RKO, director Jacques Tourneur moved up to more prestigious projects with this 1946 Technicolor western, produced by Walter Wanger for Universal. more...
  • Capers (NR)

    The racist owner of a Brooklyn pawnshop (Phyllis Somerville) is targeted by three ethnic gangs who know about her Mafia connections and think she's sitting on a million dollars. more...
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  • Captain America Marathon (NR)

    This 10-hour event will feature five Marvel film's featuring Captain America, leading up to the premiere of Captain America: Civil War. more...
  • The Captain
  • The Captain (NR)

    This sluggish World War II drama tells the true story of Willi Herold, a German foot soldier who was separated from his unit in the last days of the conflict and, having found an officer's uniform in an abandoned suitcase, posed as a Luftwaffe captain on direct orders from Adolf Hitler to observe and report conditions at the front. more...
  • Carbon Nation (NR)

    Peter Byck's fast-paced 2010 documentary warns of imminent climate change—and its potentially disastrous environmental, economic, and geopolitical impact—while examining the promise and challenge of developing low-carbon alternatives to petroleum. more...
  • Cardboard Cutout Sundown (NR)

    Chicago filmmaker Melika Bass directed the 52-minute Shoals, which premiered at the Museum of Contemporary Art and now anchors this shorts program. more...
  • Carlos (NR)

    Olivier Assayas—the brilliant director of Summer Hours (2008), Demonlover (2002), and Irma Vep (1996)—chronicles the 20-year career of international terrorist Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, popularly known as Carlos the Jackal. more...
  • Carmen (NR)

    Soprano Anna Caterina Antonacci plays the title character in this Royal Shakespeare Company production of Bizet's opera, recorded in 2009. more...
  • Carmen Jones (NR)

    There's something contradictory in the notion of an Otto Preminger musical: his admirable rational/realist sensibility doesn't settle too well with the whims of the genre. more...
  • Carriage Trade (NR)

    Though Warren Sonbert was given retrospectives in several cities before dying of AIDS in 1995, his films have rarely screened in Chicago. more...