Events

Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

All other events happen intermittently

 

Comfort Film Presents: Scopitone Party 2

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States

Comfort Film in conjunction with the Vernacular Photography Festival at Comfort Station presents:

Scopitone Party 2

We will screen a collection of Scopitone music videos from the 60's from the collection of Nicholas Osborn. Projected by a 16mm magnetic film projector.

About Scopitone:
Scopitone is a type of jukebox featuring a 16 mm film component. Scopitone films were a forerunner of music videos. The Italian Cinebox/Colorama and Color-Sonics were competing, lesser-known technologies of the time.

Based on Soundies technology developed during WWII,
color 16 mm film clips with a magnetic soundtrack were designed to be shown in a specially designed jukebox.
--Wikipedia

With pre-screening music provided by The Windy City Soul Club. 

Free.