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All of Me

Recommended "[Director Arturo] Villaseñor has achieved something rare—a satisfying piece of spiritual filmmaking on a delicate political topic"
  —Chicago Reader
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"Delicate and beautiful"   —Variety
Recommended "Lovely, auspicious"   —NewCity Chicago
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Chicago Premiere!

The Runner

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Special Mention
Berlin Intl
Film Fest
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Chicago Theatrical Premiere!

Tango Negro, The African Roots of Tango

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Chicago Premiere!

Enchanted Kingdom

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The Iron Ministry

"The best film about China in the twenty-first century that I've seen to date"   —Artforum
"Outstanding... pungently immersive"   —Hollywood Reporter
"An undeniably virtuoso accomplishment"   —Cinema Scope
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Dark Star:
H.R. Giger's World

"Intimate and thoroughly insightful"   —Twitch
3 stars "Genuinely warm and involving"   —RogerEbert.com
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We Come as Friends

Special Jury Prize
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"A surreal, moving, infuriating and persuasive argument that in South Sudan there's nothing 'post' about colonialism"   —New York Times
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Chicago Premiere!


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I Touched All
Your Stuff

"Enjoyably quirky"
  —Screen International
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The Mend

"Genuinely strange... Worth watching for its genuinely strange combination of wildly underplayed emotional beats and wildly overplayed surface anarchy"   —Variety
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The 27th Annual
Polish Film Festival

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Chicago Premiere!

Madame Phung's Last Journey
(Chuyen di cuoi cùng cua chi Phung


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Filmmaker Emma Christopher in person!

They Are We

"A fascinating ethnographic lesson that also works as a mystery story"   —Chicago Reader
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Chicago Premiere!

Saugatuck Cures

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The Strongest Man


Film Fest
"Beautifully oddball... it's like Terrence Malick directing Napoleon Dynamite—Indiewire
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Closer to God

"An ambitious, thoughtful and provocative take on the Frankenstein story"   —Screen International
"With admirable economy, writer-director Billy Senese has crafted an eerie piece that's as much an effective cautionary tale as it is a stirring film of ideas"   —Los Angeles Times
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Chicago Premiere!

Accidental Love

One show only!

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Filmmaker Daniel Peddle in person!

Sunset Edge

"A reflective and visually compelling narrative"  —Indiewire
"Director Daniel Peddle gets great performances from his non-professional cast and expertly builds a taut and disturbing atmosphere"  —NY Daily News
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Chicago Premiere!

Meet Me in Montenegro

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Best Film
Best Director
+8 other awards
Academy Awards
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The Naked Spur

"One of the very best Anthony Mann westerns—which means one of the very best westerns, period"   —Chicago Reader
"It remains one of the major works in the genre"   —Village Voice
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The Chicago Latino Reel Film Club presents:

The Womb
(El Vientre)

"Vanessa Saba... [creates] a character so intense and unhinged, she easily joins the ranks of memorable female villains."   —Twitch
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Madame Bovary

"Measured and absorbing"   —Variety
"Mia Wasikowska is superb"   —New York Daily News
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