Chicago Underground Film Festival

PARTIES sponsored by Goose Island & Legenda Vodka (premium, small batch, 4x filter Polish vodka) -drink local!

FESTIVAL LOUNGE
DELILAH’S site
2771 North Lincoln Ave. 773-472-2771
map festival attendees & filmmakers are encouraged to hang out & drink here between shows (all week).

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18th
SCHUBAS site
3159 N. Southport (773) 525-2508Loraxx Bringers After Dark Decliner Time: doors @ 8:30pm show @ 9pm

map $8 at thedoor oronline Our opening feature is the “Manson Family,” the legendary cult horror film by Jim VanBebber (in attendance).

Join us at the after-party for a dark evening of hell-bent music.

After that you can keep the party going by heading to Stoner Rock Night at the Note (1565 N Milwaukee Ave)
for DJ House of Mumble & a 2am FREE live performance by Melk The G6 49

THURSDAY, AUGUST 19TH
ABBEY PUB site
3420 W. Grace (at Elston) 773-463-5808 Alice Donut Enders of Ozone Vortis Knife of SimpsonTime: doors @ 8pm show @ 9pm
map$10 at the or

online

Thursday’s film lineup includes many political films. The main feature is “Weapons of Mass Deception,” by Danny Schector (in attendance). (see Reader’s Critic’s Choice)

Join us at the after-party at Abbey Pub for a reactionary evening of political & sociopolitical punk rock (Alice Donut’s 1st Chicago show in over a decade!) Pick up a voter registration form at the show or download oneHERE.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 20TH
HUNGRY BRAIN site
2318 W. Belmont (773) 935-2118Chris Brokaw Grandpa’s Ghost music video showcase Time: doors @ 8pm videos @ 9pm
show @ 10pm

map Friday’s after-party is in honor of Roddy Bogowa’s “I Was Born But…” We’ll also pay tribute to Jason Massot’s “Seafarers” (Will Oldham soundtrack, Drag City) after 2nd half of the video showcase. video showcase: Murder by Death “A Masters in Reverse Psychology” [world premiere],”Until Morale Improves the Beatings Will Continue,” Joanna Newsom “Sprout and the Bean,” Bonnie Prince Billy “Agnes, Queen of Sorrows,” TRS-80, Need New Body, Liars video by Ssion, TV on the Radio “staring at the sun” !!! “hello? is this thing on?,” Enon “in this city,” Mahjongg “Aluminum.” Shins “Past & Pending” video by Matt McCormick. Bobby Conn “Angels” & Panicsville videos by Usama Alshibi. Yakuza “Chicago Typewriter,” Black Dice, Lightning Bolt, PaperRad, Dear Raindrop, Forcefield, Barkley’s Barnyard Critters, file-13, Thrill Jockey, Drag City, Touch & Go, Eyeball Records, Load Records, Anticon, Southern Lord, Stones Throw & more….
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21ST
EMPTY BOTTLE site
1035 N. Western Ave.Western & Cortez 3 blocks S. of Division Cheater Slicks The Mistreaters Vee Dee Time: doors @ 9pm show @ 10pm
map$10

at the door or

online

this evening’s features are “Unknown Passage: The Dead Moon Story” & “God Told Me To” by Larry Cohen (in attendance).

Join us at the after-party for 3 of the best bands in garage rock. (Cheater SLicks’ 1st Chicago show in 7 years!)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 22ND
DARKROOM site
2210 West Chicago 773-276-1411 DJ Jason Mojica Cyclene Collective Cinnamon Roll Gang vj FutureWorkerGirl Time: doors @ 7pm show @ 10pm
mapfree! Filmmaker Awards Night co-hosted by The Modernist Society DJ Mojica spins until 10pm when Cyclene takes over & sets the soundtrack.

At 11pm, the jurors hand over their decisions & The Cinnamon Roll Gang hands out the awards to the filmmakers.

MONDAY, AUGUST 23RD
HIDEOUT
1354 W Wabansia 773.227.4433performers from the film DJs Steve Albini & Tim WidgettTime: doors @ 7pm show @ 10pm
map$5 at the

door

in honor of “Why Should The Devil Have All The Good Music?” by Heather Winna & Vicki Hunter site showing Sunday, August 22nd @ 8:30pm & again on Monday, August 23rd @ 7:30pm, (director Q&A after both screenings).

Join us at the after-party, where one of the bands from the film will perform. DJs follow the band.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 24TH
DELILAH’S site
2771 North Lincoln Ave. 773-472-2771DJ Delphine

map

free

Victory Records Night w/ DJ Delphine
specials: $2 Jack Daniels & $2 Rolling Rock pints