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Chicago Loop

(James Benning, 1976, 9 min)

In three virtuosic sequences created entirely in-camera, Benning alternates contrary camera movements in a trio of Chicago locations with increasing rapidity to a point where they first fracture and then merge in the viewer’s eye.

Preserved print courtesy of Academy Film Archives

35mm


Directed by James Benning


Showing:

Thursday, March 27 7:15pm

Films in Competition 2

Experimental and documentary films including the World Premiere of A Return to The Return to Reason by Sabine Gruffat, Lunar Almanac by Malena Szlam, Starling’s Black Drop, a newly restored

Michigan Theater (Main Auditorium)