Best bets for repertory: Robert Bresson's L'Argent (1983), Saturday and Monday, and The Devil, Probably (1977), Saturday only, at Gene Siskel Film Center; Sergio Leone's Duck, You Sucker! (1971), Wednesday at Doc Films; Nicholas Ray's In a Lonely Place (1950), Tuesday at Doc; Wes Anderson's The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (2001), Friday at Doc; and David Lynch's Mulholland Dr. (2001), Friday and Tuesday at Film Center.
This week brings some special events: Sunday at Music Box, filmmaker Steve James talks about Barbara Kopple's Harlan County, U.S.A. (1977) as part of the ongoing series "The Film That Changed My Life," and introduces his recent documentary The Interrupters. On Wednesday, filmmaker Bob Hercules and members of the Joffrey Ballet appear at Film Center for the Chicago premiere of his documentary Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance. And beginning Friday, Film Center presents a week-long engagement of Kenneth Lonergan's little-seen drama Margaret; starting Monday the Bleader presents a series of commentaries on the film by Tony Adler, Steve Bogira, Deanna Isaacs, Michael Miner, and Sam Worley.