AT THE TRYLON
The Trylon presents special screenings and events as well as films that don’t quite have a home in larger series.
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Upcoming Films in this Series
(1933, 35mm, 71m) dir James Whale w/Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan. Dr. Jack Griffin (Rains) finds a way to become invisible, but it slowly drives him insane. Whale’s pre-Hollywood Production Code masterpiece still shocks 87 years after its release and is essential viewing for any horror fan. FRI/SAT 7:00 8:45 SUN 3:00 4:45 6:30 MON/TUE 7:00
(1977, 35mm, 88m, Japanese w/English subtitles) dir Nobuhiko Ôbayashi w/Kimiko Ikegami, Miki Jinbo, Kumiko Ohba. This cult masterpiece, comprised of bizarre set pieces, subtle humor, and surreal deaths, still feels fresh today, four decades after it was made. Come join us for this Trylon Halloween tradition—for the first or the 21st time. FRI/SAT 7:00 9:00 SUN 3:00 5:00 7:00 MON/TUE 7:00
SOLD OUT (35mm/16mm/DCP, All. Damn. Night.) For the past three years, the Trylon has gone all night long with the Cult Film Collective to bring you programs of rare horror-film prints and new restorations. We’re coming to get you again, in 16mm and 35mm! Those who stay to the bitter end will receive a limited-edition button and screenprinted poster designed by the freaks behind Tape Freaks. Promotional support is provided by Trash Film Debauchery. 7:00, $50.
Past Films in this Series
(1981, DCP, 81m, Hungarian w/ English subtitles) dir Marcell Jankovics w/György Cserhalmi, Vera Pap, Gyula Szabó. A dazzling white mare goddess gives birth to three brothers, who must save the universe. This animated film is a swirling, psychedelic maelstrom of monsters and heroes, finally available in the States nearly 40 years after its release. FRI/SAT/MON/TUE 7:00 8:45 SUN 3:00 4:45 6:30See More
(1957, 35mm, 96m, Swedish w/English subtitles) dir Ingmar Bergman w/Max Von Sydow, Bengt Ekerot, Bibi Andersson. Antonious Block (Von Sydow), a disillusioned knight returning home from the Crusades, finds society in tatters amid the horrors of the Black Plague. When Death (Ekerot) comes to claim the knight’s life, Block challenges the dark figure to a game of chess. FRI/SAT/MON/TUE 7:00 9:00 SUN 3:00 5:00 7:00 These screenings are presented in partnership with the Cult Film Collective.See More
*This event has reached capacity.* The Cult Film Collective has plundered its 16mm collection to present rare and special short films including obscure 1970s Czech animation, wild performance art, and Buster Keaton's "The Balloonatic" (1923, 22min, with live accompaniment by Dreamland Faces). Promotional support provided by Syncopated Silents. Join us at the Moon Palace plaza (3032 Minnehaha Avenue, right next to the bookstore) and help us raise funds to keep the The Trylon Cinema's projector running, and to help Dreamland Faces…See More