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The Trylon presents special screenings and events as well as films that don’t quite have a home in larger series.

HAUSU *SOLD OUT*

(1977, 35mm, 88m, Japanese w/English subtitles) dir Nobuhiko Ôbayashi w/Kimiko Ikegami, Miki Jinbo, Kumiko Ôba. This cult masterpiece, which comprises bizarre set pieces, subtle humor, and surreal deaths, still feels fresh four decades after it was made. Join us for this Trylon Halloween tradition—for the first or the twenty-first time.  At Perisphere, Mia McGill explores […]


Showings: Oct. 29 5:30, 7:15, 9:00, Oct. 30 7:00, 9:00, Oct. 31 7:00, 9:00

TWILIGHT

(1990, DCP, 115m, Hungarian w/English subtitles) dir György Fehér w/Péter Haumann, János Derzsi, Judit Pogány. After discovering the body of a young girl deep in a forest in the mountains, a homicide detective goes to extreme means to catch the killer responsible. Long unavailable, Twilight is an existential murder mystery and an expansive meditation on […]


Showings: Nov. 17 7:00, 9:15, Nov. 18 7:00, 9:15, Nov. 19 3:00, 5:15

JUNK HEAD

(2017, DCP, 101m, Japanese w/English subtitles) dir Takahide Hori w/Atsuko Miyake, Takahide Hori. Due to gene manipulation aimed at extending life, humans can no longer reproduce. Parton is selected for a mission through a subterranean labyrinth crawling with monsters to secure humanity’s future. Made across seven years with a small team of animators, Junk Head […]


Showings: Dec. 1 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 2 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 3 3:00, 5:15

THE HOLY MOUNTAIN *SOLD OUT*

(1973, 35mm, 114m, Spanish w/English subtitles) dir Alejandro Jodorowsky w/Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders. From the iconoclast behind Santa Sangre and El Topo comes a Spanish fever dream that follows a Christlike thief searching for gold, answers, and the secret to immortality. 50th Anniversary!  For Perisphere, Finn Odum defends the weird little freak’s right to […]


Showings: Dec. 8 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 9 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 10 3:00, 5:15

THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER

(1940, DCP, 99m) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan. At a high-end department store in Budapest, salesclerks Alfred (Stewart) and Klara (Sullavan) are both falling for their anonymous pen pals while struggling to work together. With this Christmas classic, Lubitsch created an enduring blueprint for rom-coms (including Nora Ephron’s 1998 direct remake […]


Showings: Dec. 22 7:00, 9:00, Dec. 23 7:00, 9:00

TAMPOPO

(1985, DCP, 114m, Japanese w/English subtitles) dir Jûzô Itami w/Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto. When a truck driver with a deep understanding of miso broth happens upon a struggling noodle shop, he stops everything to build up the business. This difficult-to-describe ode to ramen is a delight both for its style and its heartfelt […]


Showings: Dec. 29 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 30 7:00, 9:15, Dec. 31 3:00, 5:15

PEE-WEE’S BIG ADVENTURE *SOLD OUT*

(1985, 35mm, 91m) dir Tim Burton w/Paul Reubens, Elizabeth Daily, Alice Nunn. It was fifty years ago on a night just like tonight. Why, tonight’s the anniversary. Worst accident I ever seen. THU–SAT 7:00 9:00 SUN 3:00 5:00 At Perisphere, Sophie Durbin writes a love letter to the supporting cast of Pee Wee’s Big Adventure and Alex […]


Showings: Jan. 11 7:00, 9:00, Jan. 12 7:00, 9:00, Jan. 13 7:00, 9:00, Jan. 14 3:00, 5:00

EMITAÏ

(1971, DCP, 103m, Wolof & French w/English subtitles) dir Ousmane Sembène w/Andongo Diabon, Robert Fontaine, Ousmane Camara. A Diola-speaking tribe comes into conflict with French colonizers, setting off a shocking ripple of events. A cinematic cry of resistance and one of Sembène’s many masterpieces. New Restoration! FRI/SAT 7:00 9:00 SUN 3:00 5:00


Showings: Jan. 19 7:00, 9:00, Jan. 20 7:00, 9:00, Jan. 21 3:00, 5:00

WERCKMEISTER HARMONIES

(2000, DCP, 145m, Hungarian w/English subtitles) dir Béla Tarr and Ágnes Hranitzky w/Lars Rudolph, Peter Fitz, Hanna Schygulla. One day in an anonymous, muddy rural town, a traveling circus appears, led by a shadowy figure dubbed “the Prince.” In Tarr’s masterful hands, this upending of small-town order achieves cosmic magnitude. New Restoration! Luke Mosher returns […]


Showings: Feb. 2 7:00, Feb. 3 7:00, Feb. 4 3:00, 5:45

VICTIMS OF SIN

(1951, DCP, 84m, Spanish w/English subtitles) dir Emilio Fernández w/Ninón Sevilla, Tito Junco, Rodolfo Acosta. Violeta (Sevilla) is a cabaret performer who adopts an abandoned child and must give up her career until a kindhearted club owner takes them in. Having never received a proper release in the States, Victims is a treat for fans […]


Showings: Mar. 1 7:00, 8:45, Mar. 2 7:00, 8:45, Mar. 3 3:00, 4:45

THE MOVIE ORGY 

(1968, DCP, 275m) edited by Joe Dante and Jon Davison. Back when they were unproven film geeks, Dante and Davison edited this legendary found-footage collage made of 16mm commercials, newsreels, feature films, and TV bloopers. Entertaining and satirical, The Movie Orgy is a cultural holy grail. Unavailable to screen for decades and never available on […]

THE MUSEUM OF HOME VIDEO, LIVE AND IN PERSON! 

(DCP, 100m) edited and hosted by Bret Berg. Museum of Home Video is a weekly found-footage live stream that revels in the pandemonium of online archives, YouTube rabbit holes, and bygone media. For this special IRL show, the Trylon is flying out MHV’s Bret Berg to present two brand-new edits: Ring, Ring: a Doorbell Cam […]


Showings: Mar. 15 7:00, Mar. 16 7:00, Mar. 17 3:00

1980s ACTION EXTRAVAGANZA IN-PERSON TICKET SALES

Tickets for the May 18th 1980s Action Extravaganza will be available on Saturday, April 13, at 10 a.m., in person only, at the Trylon Cinema. Tickets are $40 each, for this four film marathon (three 35mm prints and one digital screening). There is a limit of four tickets per person, and credit cards will be […]

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