1/19-1/25: Films Directed by Women

  • Cinema 53 presents An Evening with Judy Hoffman on Thursday, January 25 at 7pm at the Harper Theater (5238 S. Harper Ave.). The long-time Chicago documentary filmmaker will be screening excerpts of her solo and collaborative work as part of a conversation with University of Chicago historian and filmmaker Tracye Matthews and University of Chicago film scholar/Cinema 53 curator Jacqueline Stewart. Free admission.
  • Cristina Herrera Borquez’s 2017 Mexican documentary NO DRESS CODE REQUIRED (92 min, DCP Digital) screens at the Siskel Film Center on Thursday at 7:45pm.
  • Alexandra Dean's 2016 documentary BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY screens at the Music Box Theatre. Check venue website for showtimes. 
  • Wide(r) release: Bethany Ashton Wolf's FOREVER MY GIRL and Greta Gerwig's LADY BIRD.