Calendar

August – October 2014

RICH HILL
Filmmaker Tracy Droz Tragos IN PERSON, Friday, August 22 after the 7pm show! Rich Hill, Missouri is like many small towns in post-industrial America, struggling [...]
JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD
“…sincere, psychologically savvy…” – Hollywood Reporter In a wintry small town, the body of a teenager named Jamie Marks is found by the river. Adam, [...]
SNOWPIERCER
“The English-language debut from cult director Bong Joon-ho (The Host, Mother) is a gritty post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller that doubles as an incisive social allegory. In [...]
Curt McDowell Tribute: SPARKLES TAVERN / TABOO
In an attempt to ride the coattails of EROS/ON [ 2nd floor projects ] San Francisco’s exhibition featuring four Bay-Area artists in Bay Area Now [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #6
Welcome to the Synesthesia Film Festival! This is a once a night monthly film festival that screens independent short films, student films, web series, documentaries, [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: BIG JOY - THE ADVENTURES OF JAMES BROUGHTON
Co-presented by Canyon Cinema Foundation and SF Cinematheque FILMMAKERS IN PERSON! & a special introduction by performance artist Jason Jenn, who will be performing an excerpt of [...]
NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY
In the hyper-charged powder keg of the late 1960s, Los Angeles native and Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Dock Ellis was ready to light the match. [...]
THE LONGEST WEEK
Affluent and aimless, Conrad Valmont lives a life of leisure in his parent’s prestigious Manhattan Hotel. In the span of one week, he finds himself [...]
TRAILER PARK BOYS: DON’T LEGALIZE IT
It is a 2014 Canadian mockumentary comedy/crime film directed by Mike Clattenburg, and based on the Canadian television series Trailer Park Boys. It is the [...]
Metro Manila
Co-presented by FACINE – Filipino Arts & Cinema International Winner of the Audience Award @ Sundance Film Festival Seeking a better life, Oscar Ramirez and [...]
God Help The Girl
God Help The Girl is a musical feature film, written and directed by Stuart Murdoch, lead singer of the group Belle and Sebastian. It was [...]
SECOND OPINION: LAETRILE AT SLOAN-KETTERING
San Francisco Premiere! Filmmaker and Ralph Moss (the film’s main subject) in person for a Q&A September 12th! “Ralph W. Moss has stayed the course [...]
ALL THIS MAYHEM
SKYPE Q&A with Tas Pappas after the screening! ALL THIS MAYHEM is a searing account of what happens when raw talent and extreme personalities collide. [...]
FRAMELINE ENCORE: LADY VALOR - THE KRISTIN BECK STORY
FREE to ALL!! In Lady Valor: The Kristin Beck Story, former U.S. Navy SEAL Christopher Beck embarks on a new mission as Kristin Beck. [...]
MEMPHIS
  Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival 2014 A strange singer with “god given talent” drifts through the mythic city of Memphis under its canopy of [...]
THIS AIN'T NO MOUSE MUSIC
“Smokin’ hot!” - Radio One, New Zealand “One of the best music documentaries around…This film puts the heart and soul back into music and opens [...]
Microbirth
San Francisco Premiere Screening  - September 20 only!! NEW DOCUMENTARY “MICROBIRTH” REVEALS THE MICROSCOPIC SECRETS OF CHILDBIRTH Join the San Francisco Doula Group for the [...]
Roxie Kids: CHARLIE CHAPLIN's Silent Short Films
FREE admission for KIDS under 12 years old!! There will be Charlie Chaplin Look-Alike contest with prizes before the show! Roxie Kids presents a laugh-filled [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo : Anime World #3 - TAMALA2010 a punkcat in space & Wake Up!! TAMALA
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo : Anime World #3 – TAMALA2010 a punkcat [...]
20,000 DAYS ON EARTH
  In his years on this Earth, Australian iconoclast Nick Cave has been a lot of things: the front man of the most fierce post-punk [...]
STARRED UP
“It is impossible to take your eyes off O’Connell as Eric, so convincingly psychotic that there are times when you have to remind yourself [...]
GIRL TALK: TEEN MONOLOGUE SERIES #2
TEEN MONOLOGUE SERIES: A collection of true stories about real teens struggling with tough issues surrounding self-esteem. Stories about teens…for teens. Maybe you know someone like Katie? [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #7
Welcome to the Synesthesia Film Festival! This is a once a night monthly film festival that screens independent short films, student films, web series, documentaries, [...]
ABUSE OF WEAKNESS
Beginning in 2004, filmmaker/novelist Catherine Breillat had a series of debilitating strokes connected to a previously undiagnosed cerebrovascular disease.During her long, grueling recovery, she became [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: TONGUES OF HEAVEN
FILMMAKER ANITA CHANG IN PERSON! “You already know the importance of saving a language. You know the reason, but not the motivation to save it,” [...]
FRAMELINE ENCORE: THE CIRCLE
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4/97:00pmBig Roxie
FRAMELINE ENCORE: THE CIRCLE
FREE TO ALL!! Part love story, part thriller, and all astonishingly true, The Circle weaves a gorgeous 1950s period drama around a documentary to reveal the story [...]
BJORK: BIOPHILIA LIVE
Biophilia Live is a concert film by Nick Fenton and Peter Strickland that captures the human element of Björk’s multi-disciplinary multimedia project: Biophilia. Recorded live [...]
HARMONTOWN
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5/177:00pmBig Roxie
6/187:00pmBig Roxie
7/197:00pmBig Roxie
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HARMONTOWN
“entertaining and fairly insightful.”  -Variety A documentary that follows Dan Harmon on tour for his podcast series after he was fired from Community in 2012. [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS #4 : IDOL IS DEAD
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. In the 2nd season of the series, we introduce Japanese cinema themed [...]
LISTEN UP PHILLIP
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7/267:00pmBig Roxie
1/277:00pmBig Roxie
2/287:00pmBig Roxie
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LISTEN UP PHILLIP
Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant [...]