One of the most powerful moments at last year’s Cannes Film Festival took place during the press conference for Hungarian director László Nemes’s astonishing feature debut, “Son of Saul.” It’s a Holocaust drama like no other, viewing unthinkable horrors from the perspective of Saul (Géza Röhrig), a Sonderkommando forced to guide fellow prisoners to their doom at Auschwitz. 1,457 more words
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XRT’s Just A Regular Guy Says The Only Way To Experience Quentin Tarantino’s New Film, The Hateful 8 Is In The 70mm Roadshow Version
It’s the first film released in 70mm Ultra Panavision since the 1960’s. I guess it makes sense that Chicago audiences are choosing to see this vintage format at the North Side’s favorite vintage theatre, The Music Box. 129 more words
Director Sergei Eisenstein’s restored silent film masterpiece “¡Que Viva México!” with live musical accompaniment by Sones de México Ensemble.
The Chicago International Movies and Music Festival (CIMMfest) presents an encore performance of ¡Que Viva México” with a live score by Sones de Mexico Ensemble (Zacbe Pichardo, music director). 54 more words