Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

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

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Future Shock (1972) on 16mm

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

Comfort film Presents:

Future Shock (1972)

Future Shock is a 1972 American short documentary film directed by Alex Grasshoff and narrated by Orson Welles. It was screened at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, but wasn't entered into the main competition. Describes the constant, bewildering barrage of new technologies and all the resulting societal changes those technologies bring about.

Media: 16mm projection
Runtime: 43mins

The whole month of August Comfort Film presents films in either 8mm or 16mm format.

Programmed by Raul BenitezNando Espinosa Herrera and Harrison Sherrod.