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2019 Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

Shorts Include:BLACK SHEEP - Dir. Ed Perkins | UK | 27 mins | 2018Everything changed for Cornelius Walker on 27 November 2000 when Damilola Taylor was killed. Damilola was 11, the same age a... READ MORE

Runtime: 143 mins

Format: DCP

Cold War

*Nominated for 3 Academy Awards, including Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film, & Best Cinematography**Winner - Best Director - 2018 Cannes Film Festival*COLD WAR is a passionate love story... READ MORE

Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski

Runtime: 89 mins

Format: DCP

Lords of Chaos

Opens February 22ndBased on an astonishing true story, LORDS OF CHAOS recounts the exploits of the Norwegian black metal movement's most notorious band: Mayhem. Its founder, Øystein Aarseth, better kn... READ MORE

Directed by: Jonas Åkerlund

Runtime: 112 mins

Format: DCP


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Never Look Away

*2019 Academy Award Nominee - Best Foreign Language Film & Best Cinematography*CLICK HERE for an Exclusive Music Box Interview with writer/director Florian Henckel von DonnersmarckInspired by... READ MORE

Directed by: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

Runtime: 189 mins

Format: DCP

Rock 'n' Roll High School

Presented by The Chicago Film Society | CLICK HERE to Purchase Advance Tickets*New 35MM Print*Riff Randell (P.J. Soles) is the biggest Ramones fan at Vince Lombardi High School, but her plan... READ MORE

Directed by: Allan Arkush

Runtime: 93 mins

Format: 35mm

Rocky Horror Picture Show

This notorious horror parody — a fast-paced potpourri of camp, sci-fi and rock ‘n’ roll, among other things — tracks the exploits of naïve couple Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) after... READ MORE

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: 35mm

The Room

This “electrifying American black comedy about love, passion, betrayal and lies” stars (and was directed, written and produced by) the mysterious Tommy Wiseau, and has been a cult favorite in LA since... READ MORE

Directed by: Tommy Wiseau

Runtime: 99 mins

Format: 35mm