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Stop Making Sense


Monday, July 31, 2017 • 6:30pm • FREE

Millennium Park, Jay Pritzker Pavilion

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Special Screening

 Stop Making Sense(click on image to enlarge)


(Not Rated, 88mins)

On Monday, July 31 at 6:30pm enjoy a free screening of Stop Making Sense, the 1984 concert film featuring a live performance by Talking Heads. Directed by Jonathan Demme, who sadly and unexpectedly passed away earlier this year (April 26). His other films include PhiladelphiaMelvin and Howard and Silence of the Lambs (for which he won the Academy Award). The film was shot over the course of three nights at Hollywood's Pantages Theater in December 1983, as the group was touring to promote their new album Speaking in Tongues.


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