September 26, 2017

Screening Calendar

Alternative Screenings and Opening Dates for Limited Runs. Toggle between “stream” and “month” view with dropdown menu on the right.

Selected theatrical runs only. Consult AMC, Marcus, and New Vision websites for complete showtimes. Titles playing at all three theaters may be listed only once to minimize clutter. Confirm with venues for updates and last minute changes before planning to attend a screening.

For Madison Public Library events, click “view original” at the bottom of the event page. Also consult their film screening calendar.

Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME USA | 1992 | DCP | 135 min. Director: David Lynch Cast: Sheryl Lee, Kyle MacLachlan, Ray Wise As the latest season of Twin Peaks concludes, return to the [...]
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
SOMETHING WILD USA | 1986 | 35mm | 113 min. Director: Jonathan Demme Cast: Melanie Griffith, Jeff Daniels, Ray Liotta Charlie, (Daniels) a seemingly straight-laced, white collar suburbanite is picked up on his lunch break [...]
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
BROKEN EMBRACES (LOS ABRAZOS ROTOS) Spain | 2009 | 35mm | 127 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Penelope Cruz, Lluís Homar, Blanca Portillo In 1990s Madrid, a blinded screenwriter ruminates [...]
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
  HIGH SCHOOL USA | 1968 | 35mm | 75 min. Director: Frederick Wiseman Wiseman’s second film, released just one year after Titicut Follies, observes a suburban Philadelphia high school, where students, teachers, administrators, and [...]
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
DAWSON CITY: FROZEN TIME USA | 2016 | DCP | 120 min. Director: Bill Morrison In 1978, a cache of long-lost silent films was discovered in the unlikeliest of places—buried in a swimming pool in [...]
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
HIGH HEELS (TACONES LEJANOS) Spain | 1991 | 35mm | 112 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Victoria Abril, Marisa Paredes, Miguel Bosé After a long absence, an aging pop star [...]
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
WELFARE USA | 1975 | 16mm | 167 min. Director: Frederick Wiseman In a government assistance office in 1970s New York City, workers try to explain a maze of rules and requirements to desperate people [...]
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
COLUMBUS USA | 2017 | DCP | 104 min. Director: Kogonada Cast: John Cho, Haley Lu Richardson, Parker Posey The Midwest’s hidden hub of modernist architecture, Columbus, Indiana, is the striking stage for this soulful [...]
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
VOLVER Spain | 2006 | 35mm | 121 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Penelope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Blanca Portillo In a role that earned her an Oscar-nomination (and comparisons to [...]
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
CENTRAL PARK USA | 1989 | 16mm | 176 min. Director: Frederick Wiseman From marathons and boat races to public hearings and cocktail parties, Central Park is one of Wiseman’s most diverse and detailed portraits [...]
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
TERMINAL ISLAND USA | 1973 | DCP | 89 min. Director: Stephanie Rothman Cast: Ena Hartman, Marta Kristen, Tom Selleck On a co-ed island serving as a prison for convicts with life sentences, Carmen (Hartman) [...]
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
TIE ME UP! TIE ME DOWN! (ÁTAME!) Spain | 1989 | 35mm | 101 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Antonio Banderas, Victoria Abril, Rossy de Palma Banderas stars in this [...]
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
LA DANSE – LE BALLET DE L’OPERA DE PARIS USA, France | 2009 | DCP | 159 min. | French with English subtitles Director: Frederick Wiseman Having tackled subjects ranging from inner-city high schools to [...]
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
THE STUDENT NURSES USA | 1970 | 35mm | 89 min. Director: Stephanie Rothman Cast: Elaine Giftos, Karen Carlson, Reni Santoni The four titular roommates experience the ups and downs of nursing school through a [...]
Oct 29 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
THE SKIN I LIVE IN (LA PIEL QUE HABITO) Spain | 2011 | 35mm | 120 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes Twenty years after [...]
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
EX LIBRIS USA | 2017 | DCP | 197 min. Director: Frederick Wiseman In his newest film, the 87-year-old Wiseman examines the New York Public Library, from the daily challenges facing its devoted staff to [...]
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
WHAT HAVE I DONE TO DESERVE THIS? (¿QUE HE HECHO YO PARA MERECER ESTO?) Spain | 1984 | 16mm | 101 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Carmen Maura, Luis Hostalot, [...]
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
OCTOBER (OKTYABR) USSR | 1927 | 16mm | 103 min. Director: Sergei Eisenstein Cast: Nikolay Popov, Vasili Nikandrov, Layaschenko Based on American John Reed’s journalistic account, Ten Days That Shook the World, Eisenstein’s stunning feature [...]
Nov 11 @ 3:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
ALIAS JIMMY VALENTINE USA | 1915 | 35mm | 50 min. Director: Maurice Tourneur Cast: Robert Warwick, Robert Cummings, Alec B. Francis This tale of a crook trying to go straight, adapted from an O. [...]
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
THE BARGAIN USA | 1914 | 35mm | 70 min. Director: Reginald Barker Cast: William S. Hart, J. Frank Burke, Clara Williams Silent icon Hart’s first feature, established him as the stoic, silent outlaw trying [...]
Nov 11 @ 8:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
THE MAN FROM HOME USA | 1914 | 35mm | 70 min. Director: Cecil B. DeMille Cast: Charles Richman, Theodore Roberts, Fred Montague In DeMille’s adaptation of a play by Booth Tarkington (The Magnificent Ambersons), [...]
Nov 12 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
BAD EDUCATION (LA MALA EDUCACIÓN) Spain | 2006 | 35mm | 121 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Gael Garcia Bernal, Fele Martínez, Javier Cámara Bernal stars in this ingenious labyrinth [...]
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
AMONG WOLVES USA | 2016 | DCP | 91 min. | Croatian with English subtitles Director: Shawn Convey This mesmerizing, eye-opening new documentary introduces us to a humanitarian biker gang within the formerly war-torn Balkan [...]
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
RUSSIAN ARK (RUSSKI KOVCHEG) Russia | 2002 | DCP | 96 min. | Russian with English subtitles Director: Aleksandr Sokurov Cast: Sergey Dreyden, Mariya Kuznetsova, Leonid Mozgovoy Sokurov’s internationally celebrated tour-de-force employs an immersive point-of-view [...]
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD USA | 1968 | DCP | 96 min. Director: George A. Romero Cast: Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea, Russell Streiner ‘They’re coming to get you!’ Seven people hole up in a [...]
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
THE FLOWER OF MY SECRET (LA FLOR DE MI SECRETO) Spain | 1995 | 35mm | 103 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Marisa Paredes, Juan Echanove, Rossy de Palma Lovelorn [...]
Dec 1 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
BEGGARS OF LIFE USA | 1928 | DCP | 81 min. Director: William A. Wellman Cast: Wallace Beery, Louise Brooks, Richard Arlen A year after picking up Hollywood’s first Oscar for Wings, legendary director Wellman [...]
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
THE CRAZIES USA | 1973 | DCP | 103 min. Director: George A. Romero Cast: Lane Carroll, W.G. McMillan, Lynn Lowry As a small town is accidentally exposed to a biological weapon that turns people into homicidal maniacs, an unprepared U.S Army swoops [...]
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm Chazen Museum of Art
TALK TO HER (HABLE CON ELLA) Spain | 2002 | 35mm | 114 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar Cast: Javier Cámara, Darío Grandinetti, Elena Anaya Almodóvar followed up the mainstream breakthrough [...]
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm 4070 Vilas Hall
IT’S ALWAYS FAIR WEATHER USA | 1955 | 35mm | 103 min. Director: Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen Cast: Gene Kelly, Dan Dailey, Cyd Charisse Kelly, Dailey and Michael Kidd are WWII buddies who are reunited [...]