Facets Cinémathèque Archive

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February 2015

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Film still: Amira & Sam

Amira & Sam

Jury Award
Savannah Film
& Video Fest
"Thoughtful and perceptive"   —Filmmaker Magazine
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Film still: Winter Sleep

Winter Sleep

Palme d'Or &
Cannes Film Fest
"Nuri Bilge Ceylan is at the peak of his powers with Winter Sleep, a richly engrossing and ravishingly beautiful magnum opus"   —Variety
Coming Soon
Tord & Tord


Facets Family Film Series

Valentine's Day Edition

Two programs of animated shorts
from around the world

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Film still: Therese Raquin


Facets and the Chicago Opera Theater present:

Thérèse Raquin
(aka The Adultress)

Followed by live excerpts from the
Chicago Opera Theater

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Film still: Young Bodies Heal Quickly


Young Bodies
Heal Quickly

"[An] alternately troubling and rousing experience... chock-full of bravura moments, genuinely inspired performances"   —Indiewire
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Film still: White Rabbit


White Rabbit

Best Actor
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Boston Film Fest
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Film still: Joy of Man's Desiring

Joy of Man's Desiring

Audience Choice Award
Chicago Intl
Film Fest
Recommended —Chicago Reader
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Film still: Bluebird


Best Actress
& Jury Award
Karlovy Vary Intl
Film Fest
Recommended —NewCity Chicago
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Comer Family Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation