2006 Festival Press coverage.
Here are a couple snippets of the press coverage for this years festival. From the Chicagoist: Films From A Land Down Under Now in its 13th year, the Chicago Underground Film Fest is almost becoming an institution. Yet after more than a decade of presenting challenging, weird and hilarious films, CUFF still manages to seem […]
Nice Bombs World Premiere opens 13th Chicago Underground Film Festival
Hello friends, The 13th Chicago Underground Film Festival is just around the corner (August 17-24th at the Music Box Theatre). Weâ€™re currently updating our website and the complete festival schedule will be available there very soon. But we wanted to let you all know about the great WORLD PREMIERE screening we have slated for opening […]
THE WAR TAPES – Steve James in attendance!
Special Screening/Reception of 2006 Tribeca Film Festival Best Documentary winner Thursday, June 29th, 7:00 pm Film Row Cinema, Columbia Colllege, 1104 S Wabash, 8th Floor Admission FREE I RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org Straight from the front lines in Iraq, THE WAR TAPES is the first war movie filmed by soldiers themselves. This is Operation Iraqi Freedom as […]
If you are in New York….
Samuel Becketts Film and Literary Cinema May 1213, 2006 Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2 Museum of Modern Art On the centenary of Samuel Becketts birth, publishing pioneer Barney Rosset presents a selection of films with unique literary pedigrees. In the early 1960s, Rossets legendary Grove Press commissioned film scripts from leading figures in world […]
Above all, underground cinema (PDX FEST)
Good article on the PDX Film Festival in Portland. If you live in Portland you should go: Above all, underground cinema Matt McCormick directs Portland’s experimental film explosion, culminating in this week’s PDX fest Sunday, April 23, 2006 KRISTI TURNQUIST The Oregonian Like our fondness for books, coffee and microbrews, loving movies is apparently in […]
BIT FREAKS @ The Eye and Ear Clinic!
BIT FREAKS @ The Eye and Ear Clinic! I LOVE PRESETS, OFF/ON and Latent Light Excavations FRIDAY MAY 4 @ 4:30 PM The Eye and Ear Clinic Film, Video & New Media Dept The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Room 1307 in the MacLean Building 112 S. Michigan Ave CHI IL .US FREE […]
This Saturday – Very Rare screening of Films by David Brooks
Chicago Filmmakers Presents Saturday, May 6 – 8:00 pm at Chicago Filmmakers (5243 N. Clark St.) David Brook’s Rarely Shown Masterpiece The Wind Is Driving Him Toward the Open Sea Filmmaker David Brooks died in 1969 at the young age of 24, cutting short a promising artistic career. He left behind several shorts, an unfinished […]