Upcoming Special Events
This celebration of Noah Baumbach’s 20-year career showcases his work from The High School Years (The Squid and the Whale), End of College (Kicking and Screaming), Late 20’s / Confusion and Finding Yourself (Frances Ha) and Finally Becoming an Adult (While We’re Young).
Sat 14 Mar, midnight
The Music Box Theatre, IFP/Chicago and the Midwest Independent Film Festival co-present “75 Minutes with Joel Potrykus” Saturday March 14th
directed by Joel Potrykus starring Joshua Burge (2014)
Director Joel Potrykus will discuss his career and the making of the SXSW hit BUZZARD with Drew Hunt from the Chicago Reader. The 10pm conversation will be followed by a midnight screening of BUZZARD.
Sun 15 Mar, 11:30am
directed by Christopher Luscombe in English (2014)
The Royal Shakespeare Company presents a new production of Shakespeare’s sparkling comedy. Filmed in London.
The CFCA (Chicago Film Critics Association) has partnered with the Music Box Theatre to hold dynamic and thoughtful discussions in the theatre’s fun and creative atmosphere.
The goal is to support the theatrical release of art-house, independent, foreign and classical cinema by encouraging moviegoers to think outside the box and deepen their cinematic educational experience.
The Field Museum heads to the Music Box Theatre on a few field trips! These educational and entertaining events combine film and cinema and go behind Hollywood. Join us to delve into the reality and science behind the silver screen!
The Music Box Theatre and Wine Enthusiast Magazine will partner to bring you a series of films followed by thoughtful and intellectual discussions topped off with the perfect wine pairing. This series hopes to further Chicago’s film community around the art of visual story telling accompanied with the perfect wine. Each screening will feature special guests and special wines.