This May at Doc Films

This May at Doc Films

By Brian Belak See docfilms.uchicago.edu for times and location Stroszek (May 8) Called “one of the oddest films ever made” by the late Roger Ebert, who included it in his “Great Movies” list, Stroszek follows deranged street musician Bruno Stroszek as he and his prostitute girlfriend, Eva, move from Berlin to rural Wisconsin to escape(…)

Hyde Park Eats – South Side Shrimp

Hyde Park Eats – South Side Shrimp

By Richard Deulofeut Photos By Yasmine Laasraoui Rating: 2/5 South Side Shrimp, 5319 S. Hyde Park Blvd. Monday-Sunday, 10am-10pm. (773) 952-6162. southsideshrimp.com Restaurant-paparazzi and food bloggers are already responding to what the Chicago Eater has called the “Hyde Park explosion.” Connections to Chicago dining institutions like Longman & Eagle and Matthias Merges’ Yusho are turning(…)

This April at Doc Films

This April at Doc Films

By Brian Belak Amour (April 13, April 14 matinee) It’s rare that a foreign language film is nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture, it’s worth taking note that Amour did just that. Although Amour ultimately lost the award this year to Argo (also showing at Doc Films on April 4), the Austrian-directed, French-language(…)