DATE: 06/08/2019 VENUE: Logan Theatre ADDRESS: 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 TICKETS:Buy Now
ABOUT: The untold story of a series of Reagan-era guerrilla punk and industrial desert happenings in Southern California that are now recognized as the inspiration for Burning Man, Lollapalooza, and Coachella. Interviews and rare performance footage of Sonic Youth, Minutemen, Meat Puppets, Redd Kross, Einstürzende Neubauten, Survival Research Laboratories, Savage Republic, Swans and more
DESOLATION CENTER | Official Slamdance HD Trailer (2019) | DOCUMENTARY | Film Threat Trailers
WHERE DOES THE BODY END?
DATE: 06/07/2019 VENUE: Logan Theatre ADDRESS: 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 TICKETS:Buy Now
ABOUT: The 35 year history of one of the most influential and unique bands from New York - SWANS - and its leader, Michael Gira told through never before seen archive material - live performances and photographs, unprecedented access to the band, and numerous interviews with artists such as Thurston Moore, Karen O, Jehnny Beth, Lee Ranaldo, Amanda Palmer, Kid Congo, JG Thirlwell, and Michael Gira himself. The film is also an exploration of what it is means being an artist pursuing a vision at all costs through perseverance in the face of adversity.
Where Does A Body End? - Trailer
A Bright Light: Karen and the Process Screening
DATE: 06/05/2019 VENUE: Logan Theatre ADDRESS: 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 TICKETS:Buy Now
ABOUT: In the footsteps of cult singer Karen Dalton, A Bright Light - Karen and the Process takes us on a frantic and mesmerizing road trip across the United States. In search of one of the sixties' most astonishing voices, adulated by her peers, but unknown from the general public, A Bright Light is a documentary made of music and art that questions the creative process. On a wild and enchanted journey from Colorado to Woodstock, three women search for this once upon a time muse. Along the way, they encounter those who knew her as well as those whom she still haunts and influences today. The film draws the portrait of this exceptional artist, furiously free, who refused the system and its compromises. Through this iconic figure, we follow the quest of a certain freedom of life and expression and an independence for better or worse.
Synopsis: A super-stylized, surreal biography of Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, whose life is depicted through non-narrative amalgamations of poetic images.
Media: Digital Projection Runtime: 78 minutes
The Color of Pomegranates Trailer
PARASOL PEAK WITH MANU DELGADO
DATE: 05/29/19 VENUE: Martyrs ADDRESS: 3855 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60613 TICKETS:Buy Now ABOUT: Pioneer of the hang (handpan), captivating musician Manu Delago has announced the forthcoming release of a unique and awe-inspiring movie and accompanying album, Parasol Peak out now, in which Delago leads an ensemble of 7 musicians on a mountaineering expedition in The Alps. Along the way, the group perform a collection of brand new compositions in different locations, at varying altitudes.