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Tivoli Theatre

5021 Highland Avenue

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Phone: 630-968-0219

Fax: 630-968-0839


 

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MONDAY, MAY 5, 2014                             7:30 PM


Interviewing Elaine Stritch is like asking a hemophiliac for a pint of blood. “Everybody’s got a sack of rocks,” she says. Every now and then, she reaches her long, bony fingers into the sack and throws one at you. The best thing you can do is give up and just get out of the way. This is a valuable lesson learned early by astute director Chiemi Karasawa....


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MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014                             7:30 PM


Some movies are great because of their artistry; “Tim’s Vermeer” achieves greatness — OK, semi-greatness — by placing the act of artistic creation itself under a microscope. On the surface, the documentary is a debunker’s delight: a rigorous, humorous essay on how the great 17th-century Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer....


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MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014                             7:30 PM


"The Missing Picture" is personal and unexpected, a documentary that mixes media in an unusual way to very potent effect. Directed and co-written by Rithy Panh, "Missing Picture" won the Un Certain Regard prize at the Cannes Film Festival and continues the Cambodian filmmaker's poetic investigations into the horrors of the Khmer Rouge regime that ruled his country in the mid-1970s....


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MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014                             7:30 PM


Reviewed by Anthony Lane – The New Yorker

Just how loosely “The Selfish Giant” is based on Oscar Wilde’s story of the same name becomes clear within the first ten seconds. Arbor (Conner Chapman), a lad of thirteen, lies under his bed and pounds his fists against the base of it. Swear words arc and spit from him like sparks, although they are barely words; such is Arbor’s rag


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