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Blade Runner 2 is happening, and we all need to just accept that. Despite absolutely no need to revisit one of the most singularly influential works of neo-noir science-fiction, we’ve now got a director (Denis Villeneuve) and confirmation of Harrison Ford’s involvement. Notice, I said nothing about acting, as all I can tell you give his last decade-plus of work is that Ford will appear and stand around as...


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Alive Inside is both a documentary about a social worker who creates a nonprofit organization called Music & Memory that fights dementia and memory loss through music and also the opposite of how I feel as a Chicago sports fan. On Tuesday, March 2 at 7 pm, Film Streams is partnering with the Douglas County Health Center Foundation to hold a special screening of the film with a panel discussion to follow. I have long...


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On Thursday, March 19 at 6:30 pm, you’re going to want your mommy. Sorry, I keep screwing these things up. I meant to say, you’re going to watch Mommy, the winner of the Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize. Film Streams will be hosting a special screening that day, which will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Howard Lieu, the Director of Faculty Development Programs at the University of Nebraska Medical...


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If you’re lucky, on Wednesday Feb 25 and Thursday Feb 26, you’ll be lonely! Sorry, that should be “you’ll be at Lonely Boy,” an indie film screening at Aksarben Cinema at 7 pm both nights, with a Q&A following the film. Lonely Boy follows three days in the life of Franky, a dude dealing with all manner of personal problems from family to love life. Back in the day when I started this film gig, we couldn’t even get...


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