Everyone's in the club! Just by attending the monthly Movie Club film and participating in the conversation, you are in! Each month we invite all audience members to join informal conversations led — but not monopolized — by carefully selected facilitators.

Chicago premiere!

This Is Our Land

Chez nous

2017, Lucas Belvaux, France/Belgium, 118 min. With Émilie Dequenne, André Dussollier.


Chicago premiere!

24 Frames

2017, Abbas Kiarostami, Iran/France, 114 min.


  • Fri, Feb 9th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Feb 9th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Feb 10th 8:00pm
  • Sun, Feb 11th 3:00pm
  • Mon, Feb 12th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Feb 13th 8:30pm
  • Wed, Feb 14th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Feb 15th 8:15pm

February 12: This screening is a Movie Club event facilitated by Mehrnaz Saeed-Vafa and Jonathan Rosenbaum, co-authors of Abbas Kiarostami (University of Illinois Press, 2003; new edition forthcoming in March).

Chicago premiere! Dome Karukoski via Skype!

Tom of Finland

2017, Dome Karukoski, Finland/Sweden, 115 min. With Pekka Strang, Lauri Tilkanen.


  • Fri, Jan 5th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Jan 6th 3:00pm
  • Sat, Jan 6th 8:00pm
  • Sun, Jan 7th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Jan 8th 8:00pm
  • Tue, Jan 9th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jan 10th 8:00pm
  • Thu, Jan 11th 6:00pm
  • Fri, Jan 12th 7:45pm
  • Sat, Jan 13th 8:00pm
  • Sun, Jan 14th 4:45pm
  • Mon, Jan 15th 7:45pm
  • Tue, Jan 16th 7:45pm
  • Wed, Jan 17th 7:45pm
  • Thu, Jan 18th 6:00pm

On Sunday, January 7, director Dome Karukoski will be present via Skype for audience discussion, joined by Leather Archives & Museum executive director Gary Wasdin and Windy City Times publisher and executive editor Tracy Baim in person.

The Thursday, January 11 screening is a Movie Club event facilitated by Richard Knight Jr., filmmaker, film programmer, and former film critic.