In a new video essay, contributor Zach Devroy connects the recurring themes and tropes of modern haunted house horror films to the 2008 housing crisis.
Contributor John Maku presents a brief showcase of the expressionist style and mood of Charles Laughton’s 1955 film The Night of the Hunter.
In a new Facets video essay, Contributors Eric Guzman and Zach Devroy dissect David Lynch’s relationship with surrealism and the ensuing popularity of the ‘Lynchian’ label.
Resident Video is a monthly series that provides exclusive access to films from emerging artists. This month, we bring you Kate Raney and Jeremy Bessoff’s Lingua Absentia.
Summer has been busy here at facets, but it’s been a whole lot of fun. In this installment of Focus on Facets, we celebrate some of the awesome achievements from the Facets Academy.
This summer, Facets Academy is packed full of film camps perfect for aspiring filmmakers, budding creatives, and young intellectuals.
Vidéothèque manager, Chris Damen, discovers Sogo Ishii’s Burst City.
It is time to live and let James Bond die.
Part of our ongoing Cinema Sounds series, Eric Guzman brings us “Arabella” by Arctic Monkeys, from their 2013 album AM.
Make the most out of Chicago’s warm, summer nights by hosting your very own DIY Facets outdoor movie night! Contributor Eric Guzman provides a simple step-by-step guide to make sure your night is a cinematic success.