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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

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Silent Films and Loud Music: The White Outlaw (1925)

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)
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Silent Films and Loud Music outdoor series presents

The White Outlaw (1925)

With a live musical score by

Mkot Pt.

The White Outlaw (1925)

Plot: Scout, a cowboy's beautiful white horse, flees the ranch after being abused by a sadistic ranch hand.He becomes an outlaw stallion, and it's not long before he manages to attract a considerable herd of followers. However, when local ranchers suspect Scout of "rustling" some of their horses to join his herd, they decide to track him down and put him to death. Scout's owner reluctantly agrees, but has his own plan in mind.

Director: Clifford Smith
Writer: Isadore Bernstein (story)
Stars: Jack Hoxie, Marceline Day, William Welsh
Silent film with English Intertitles
Running time: 50mins
Media: Digital Projection

About Mkot Pt.: Mkot Pt. is an intimate duo of sound sculptors experimenting in the realms of avant-garde, classical, musique concrète, electro-acoustic, ambient, noise, free improvisation, and aleatoricism. https://mkotpt.bandcamp.com/

Silent Films and Loud Music pairs eclectic and unusual local bands with classic silent films.

Movie will start at Sundown.
We ask that you only bring blankets to the outdoor screening to allow everyone a clear view of the screen. Thank you!

Programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera.