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Film still: Stand Clear of the Closing Door

Stand Clear of the
Closing Doors

WINNER
Special Jury Prize
Tribeca Film Fest
Critics' Pick — New York Times, Village Voice
 
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Film still: Cannibal

Cannibal

WINNER
Best Cinematography
NOMINATED
Best Film, Best Actor
Best Director
+4 other awards
Goya Awards, Spain
"A beautifully composed character study... both chilling and moving" —Hollywood Reporter
 
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Film still: Gospel of the Flesh

 

The Chicago Latino Reel Film Club presents:

Gospel of the Flesh
(El Evangelio de la Carne)

One show only!

 
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Film still: Policeman

Policeman

WINNER
Special Jury Prize
Locarno Intl
Film Fest
Critics' Pick "Hypnotic"
—New York Times
"A slow-burning marvel"
—Village Voice
 
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Film still: 37 Days

 

FREE admission! One show only!
In commemoration the 100th
Anniversary of the start of WWI

37 Days

"Grippingly uncovers the countdown to war... Its masterstroke is to reframe this history textbook timeline as a subtle character study" —The Independent
 
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Film still: Coldwater

 

Coldwater

WINNER
Best Director
Boston Film Fest
 
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New from Kim Ki-Duk

Moebius

"Gloriously off-the-charts"
—Variety
"An impressive formal achievement"
—Los Angeles Daily News
 
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Film still: To Be Takei

 

To Be Takei

"A unique blend of camp and conviction, To Be Takei deftly showcases George Takei's eclectic personality and wildly disparate achievements" —Variety
 
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Film still: Starred Up

Starred Up

WINNER
Best Actor
Dublin Intl
Film Fest
"This is furiously compelling stuff, convincingly mounted and superbly acted" —TimeOut London
 
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Film still: Swim Little Fish Swim

Swim Little Fish Swim

WINNER
Best Film
Best Direction
Best Actor
Gen Art
Film Fest
"Vibrant" —Twitch
 
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Film still: Happy Funerals from the 2013 fest

 

The 6th Annual
Romanian Film Festival of Chicago

 
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Logo: The 26th Annual Polish Film Festival in America

 
 

The 26th Annual
Polish Film Festival in America

 

Past features for July

Film still: Miss Lovely

Miss Lovely

WINNER
India Golden
Gateway Award
Bombay Intl
Film Fest
"[Director Ashim] Ahluwalia's amazing visual sense and fluid narrative storytelling is a beautiful thing to watch unfold" —Twitch
 
Film still: Nothing Bad Can Happen

Nothing Bad
Can Happen

WINNER
Best Feature Film Debut
Best Actor
German Film Critics
Association Award
"Intense and gripping... reminiscent of Lars von Trier at his most pessimistic" —Hollywood Reporter
 
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Film still: As It Is In Heaven

As It Is In Heaven

Critics' Pick —New York Times
"Director [Joshua] Overbay...slowly ratchets up the tension in quietly compelling fashion" —Hollywood Reporter
3 stars —Chicago Sun-Times, RogerEbert.com
 
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Film still: Video Games: The Movie

 

Video Games:
The Movie

"A slick, entertaining survey of electronic gaming's history to date"
—Variety
 
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Chicago Community Trust
  • Illinois Arts Council