Calendar

January – April 2015

Loitering with Intent
Ensemble comedy benefits hugely from the presence of Marisa Tomei and Sam Rockwell. by John DeFore, Hollywood Reporter After a chance run-in with a film producer [...]
SF Sketchfest 2015: Salute to Preston Sturges: "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek" with guests Christopher Guest, Michael McKean & Harry Shearer
SF Sketchfest was founded in 2001 by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney as a way to showcase the talents of six Bay Area [...]
SF Indie Fest: FREE
Local Filmmakers! This stirring, up-close documentary follows a group of Oakland teens who find personal liberation and mutual support through dance.  These dynamic young people [...]
SF Indie Fest: ALL CONTAINED IN VOID
World Premiere!! Local Filmmaker  This intriguing and thought provoking experimental documentary crawls over, under and inside the leftover ‘dead zones’ of the California road and freeway [...]
SF Indie Fest: BEYOND CLUELESS
West Coast Premiere!! Following 1995’s Clueless, Hollywood made hundreds of movies exploring the teenage psyche. Most were set in the drama-rich landscape of high school, [...]
SF Indie Fest: POWER BALLAD SING A LONG
Anti-Valentine’s Day Mass Karaoke Party Some of us just can’t stand Valentine’s Day. Fortunately, there’s an entire genre of music made just for our pain, [...]
2015 Noise Pop Film Series: Ollies, Dollies & Drones: A Survey of Spike Jonze's Skate Videos
NOISE POP EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE! Q&A with special guests One of the best filmmakers of his generation (and indisputably the greatest music video director ever) Spike Jonze [...]
Spike Lee's Da Sweet Blood of Jesus
A Spike Lee Joint, DA SWEET BLOOD OF JESUS is a new kind of love story, one that centers on an addiction to blood that [...]
Nippon Nights #7: Branded to Kill by Seijun Suzuki
“Reputedly one of Seijun Suzuki’s finest works and unquestionably very stylish in its ‘Scope framings (Jim Jarmusch copied a few shots from it in his [...]
Nippon Nights #8: GHOST IN THE SHELL
Ghost in the Shell stands as one of the pioneering films of anime history, one that captures the imagination with its intricate story and dazzles [...]