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October 2013 – March 2014

Wednesday, October 9 Within the confines of a spacious apartment owned by successful and self-satisfied fashion designer, an increasingly caustic confrontation between the designer, her [...]
Escape from Tomorrow
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! The most controversial film at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, ESCAPE FROM TOMORROW is a film that should not exist, and yet [...]
After Tiller
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After Tiller
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! FILMMAKER MARTHA SHANE IN PERSON FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY! Since the assassination of Dr. George Tiller in Kansas in May 2009, there [...]
INFORMANT
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INFORMANT
A fascinating portrait of Brandon Darby, radical activist turned FBI informant who has been alternately vilified and deified. In 2005, Darby became an overnight hero [...]
Inequality for All
In lectures, books, and years of commentary, former labor secretary and current UC Berkeley Professor Robert Reich has argued passionately that widening income inequality poses [...]
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God Loves Uganda
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God Loves Uganda
FILMMAKER ROGER ROSS WILLIAMS IN PERSON FOR SELECT SHOWS OPENING WEEKEND! GOD LOVES UGANDA explores the role of the American Evangelical movement in Uganda, where American [...]
The Visitor
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The Visitor
NEW TRANSFER! “An inexplicably all-star cast steers a blackhearted blowout of interplanetary possession, telekinetic avian assault, exploding basketballs and ecclesiastical lasterstorms. Young Katy Collins is [...]
THE MOTEL LIFE
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THE MOTEL LIFE
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! THE MOTEL LIFE explores the intense bond between two brothers living on the fringes of Reno, Nevada. They grew up dependent [...]
The Counselor
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The Counselor
A rich and successful lawyer named Counsellor is about to get married to his fiancée but soon meets up with the middle-man known as [...]
LE JOLI MAI
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LE JOLI MAI
  “A far-reaching meditation on the relationship between individual and society” (Film Comment), LE JOLI MAI is a portrait of Paris and Parisians during May [...]
MUSCLE SHOALS
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MUSCLE SHOALS
  Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the unlikely breeding ground for some of America’s most creative and defiant music. Under the spiritual influence [...]
IS THE MAN WHO IS TALL HAPPY
From Michel Gondry, the innovative director of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep, comes this unique animated documentary on [...]
KEEP THE PROMISE: THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST AIDS
 AIDS Healthcare Foundation & The HIV Story Project present a very special World AIDS Day event – The Bay Area premiere of the new documentary [...]
SIGN PAINTERS
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SIGN PAINTERS
There was a time, as recently as the 1980s, when storefronts, murals, banners, barn signs, billboards, and even street signs were all hand-lettered with [...]
MS. 45
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MS. 45
NEW TRANSFER!  UNCUT!  Raped twice and left for dead, a mute seamstress is baptized in brutality and reborn in vengeance.  Armed with the pistol [...]
PERSISTENCE OF VISION
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! SKYPE Q&A WITH FILMMAKER KEVIN SCHRECK AFTER FRIDAY NIGHT 6:30PM SHOW!  Striving to make nothing less than the greatest animated film [...]
NORTHERN LIGHTS
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NORTHERN LIGHTS
NEW 35MM PRINT!  ROB NILSSON IN PERSON!  NORTHERN LIGHTS illustrates the forgotten history of the pioneer workers of the prairies – men and women who [...]
RUTH’S TABLE BENEFIT
Join us for a special screening of Bob Toy’s documentary, Ruth Asawa: Roots of an Artist, the story of the acclaimed artist and arts education activist, and [...]
THE ACT OF KILLING
THE ACT OF KILLING Tuesday, January 28 at 7pm ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE – BEST DOCUMENTARY!  FILMMAKER JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER IN PERSON!   “A MASTERPIECE… & [...]
SF IndieFest: CANUXPLOITATION: The Genre Gems of Astron 6 (shorts)
Midnight Shorts Program Running Time: 90 Canada 2013 Astron-6 is the brainchild of five iconoclastic, multi-media artists who share a fascination with the mechanics of [...]
HANK:  5 YEARS FROM THE BRINK
For three weeks in September 2008, one person was charged with preventing the collapse of the global economy. No one understood financial markets better than [...]
Docunight #1:  Statues of Tehran
Presented by Docunight, in collaboration with National Iranian American Council The Statues of Tehran interrogates the function of monuments in today’s Tehran, an ideology-ridden [...]
The Men's Story Project: Out Loud!
Neighborhood Nightz is back with a groundbreaking documentary by local filmmaker Josie Lehrer. Her film highlights diverse Chilean men – celebrities, community leaders, and first-time [...]
MOONRISE KINGDOM/RICH KIDS
Part of WES ANDERSON in 35mm On the eve of the release of his eighth picture, THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, the Roxie is proud to [...]
WES ANDERSON in 35mm
                    WES ANDERSON in 35mm Friday, March 7 – Thursday, March 13 On the eve of [...]
THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS
Part of WES ANDERSON in 35mm On the eve of the release of his eighth picture, THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, the Roxie is proud to [...]
JONAS REINHARDT – GANYMEDE & BEYOND
JONAS REINHARDT – GANYMEDE & BEYOND Monday, March 10 SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  FILMMAKERS IN PERSON!  On Ganymede, it is thought that volcanic vents supply [...]
THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH STEVE ZISSOU
Part of WES ANDERSON in 35mm On the eve of the release of his eighth picture, THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, the Roxie is proud to [...]
THE DARJEELING LIMITED
Part of WES ANDERSON in 35mm On the eve of the release of his eighth picture, THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, the Roxie is proud to [...]