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Programs are held at the

Tivoli Theatre

5021 Highland Avenue

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Phone: 630-968-0219

Fax: 630-968-0839


$10 Non-Members  
$6 Members

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Monday, Dec 7, 7:30 pm

Coming Home: Zhang Yimou and Gong Li constitute one of the great director-actress pairings in movie history. In the 1980s and ’90s they worked together on a remarkable run of movies — including “Red Sorghum,” “Raise the Red Lantern,” “Shanghai Triad” and “To Live” — that were central to the resurgence of Chinese cinema and made international stars of both of them. Read More >>>

Monday, Dec 21, 7:30 pm

***Special Engagement At Ogden 6 Theaters***

Phoenix: How do we process unimaginable betrayal? How do we overcome the kind of events that forever alter the trajectory of a life we so desperately want back? These are just two of the questions addressed by Christian Petzold’s masterful “Phoenix,” a film that firmly cements its director as one of the most impressive working today. With echoes of “Vertigo, Read More >>>

Monday, Feb 8, 7:30 pm

Jafar Panahi’s Taxi: In the five years since Iran forbade him from practicing his art, filmmaker Jafar Panahii has managed to make three features. For the latest, the comic gem "Taxi," he adopts a playful mood and the guise of a cabdriver tooling through the streets of Tehran. It's an act of defiance that's also a sublime piece of cinema, and it ranks among the director's finest work.  Read More >>>

Monday, Jan 25, 7:30 pm

Heart of a Dog: Reviewed by Robert Abele - LA Times

Like a docent of the soul, Laurie Anderson guides us through the often confounding and illuminating stages of love, death and loss in "Heart of a Dog," a transfixing personal essay inspired by her rat terrier Lolabelle, who died four years ago.

It's the renowned multimedia artist's first feature since the 1986 concert film "Home of the Brave," and it's a welcome return. Fusing personal diary and memory-embroidered observation, it leaves space for big, Read More >>>

Monday, Jan 11, 7:30 pm

***Special Engagement At Ogden 6 Theaters***

Meet the Patels: You know that girl in Eat, Pray, Love? She goes through a break up, goes on the existential journey to India to get over depression, find out what she really wanted in life? I was that girl. Except, my family was with me the entire time.”

This is the intriguing introduction that audiences are given to MEET THE PATELS, a documentary both directed by and starring brother and sister duo Ravi and Geeta Patel, as well as their incredibly charismatic parents. Read More >>>