Calendar

April – May 2014

Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #1
Screening #1! Thursday, April 3 The Synesthesia Film Festival is a once a month showing of the coolest short films from around the world, sponsored [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: OPENING NIGHT
Our opening night shorts program introduces viewers to subjects from beekeeping to baking to what sausages get up to on vacation. We meet the creator [...]
IT FELT LIKE LOVE
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! SKYPE Q&A w/ FILMMAKER ELIZA HITTMAN on MONDAY, APRIL 7! In the middle of an uneventful summer on the outskirts of Brooklyn, [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: MORE THAN HONEY
Friday, April 4 at 7pm Introduced by Robert McKimmie of City Bees The bee movie to end all bee movies,  MORE THAN HONEY is a [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: AMERICAN MEAT
Friday, April 4 at 9pm AMERICAN MEAT is a pro-farmer look at chicken, hog and cattle production in America. Beginning with a history of our [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: LE QUATTRO VOLTE
Saturday, April 5 at 1pm A mystical meditation on life’s transformations, LE QUATTRO VOLTE is also a very real depiction of daily existence in a [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: FARMS & THE CITY
Saturday, April 5 at 4pm Urban farming is flourishing across the United States and around the world. Join us for a celebration of urban agriculture [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: L'AMOUR DES MOULES
Saturday, April 5 at 7pm The Belgians and French look forward to it with bated breath: the start of the mussel season in the Dutch [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: COFFEE & CHOCOLATE
Sunday, April 6 at 7pm What better way to end our festival than a coffee & chocolate dessert? Three delicious films: Nothing Like Chocolate  (Kum-Kum [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: THE FRUIT HUNTERS
Sunday, April 6 at 1pm THE FRUIT HUNTERS travel across culture, history and geography to show how intertwined we are with the fruits we eat. [...]
FOOD & FARM FILM FEST: SAVORY SHORTS
Sunday, April 6 at 4pm Three short films explore sustainable shrimp farming, the mobile world of taco trucks, and nose to tail cooking – with [...]
CHILD'S POSE (Pozitia copilului)
Winner of the Golden Bear, grand prize at the 2013 Berlin Film Festival!  “A fascinating, troubling portrait of maternal anxiety at its most smotheringly neurotic.” [...]
HARRY POTTER & THE SORCERER'S STONE
Sunday, April 20 at 4:20pm   Co-presented by SF IndieFest   Easter Sunday and some…other…celebrated…day…we…can’t…quite…remember converge this year, and to celebrate, we’re presenting the timeless [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #2
Screening #2! The Synesthesia Film Festival is a once a month showing of the coolest short films from around the world, sponsored by the The [...]
FIRST ANNUAL SAN FRANCISCO INTERGALACTIC FELINE FILM + VIDEO FESTIVAL FOR HUMANS
You can buy tickets purrrr program (for $12, at the bottom of the page), or get an ALL CAT-CESS PASS for $30 that gets [...]
I WAKE UP DREAMING 2014
Read about exciting new ways you can actually WAKE UP DREAMING!! DARK TREASURES FROM THE WARNER ARCHIVE!! BUY THE POSTER   /  SEE FULL CALENDAR [...]
STRANGER ON THE THIRD FLOOR / THE UNSUSPECTED
STRANGER ON THE 3rd FLOOR After an ambitious newspaper reporter’s testimony sends a hapless cabbie to death row for a murder he didn’t commit, pangs [...]
LOVE IS A RACKET / LADIES THEY TALK ABOUT
LOVE IS A RACKET A down and dirty crime confection about racketeers, Broadway floozies and hard-living newspaper columnists living in the kind of pre-code movie [...]
NORA PRENTISS / THE UNFAITHFUL
NORA PRENTISS What begins as an innocent attraction between two strangers–a respectable, married doctor and a nightclub singer–quickly festers into a sizzling love affair. In [...]
ANGELS IN DISGUISE / FALL GUY / WHEN STRANGERS MARRY
A Triple-Feature Tribute to Monogram Pictures! ANGELS IN DISGUISE The Bowery Boys find themselves up to their scruffy necks in robbery and murder in this [...]
THE LOCKET / THE WINDOW
THE LOCKET Just before his wedding, the bridegroom hears an incredible tale that suggests his beautiful bride might be dangerously disturbed and possibly even a [...]
20,000 YEARS IN SING SING / TWO SECONDS
20,000 YEARS IN SING SING A blunt and often raw prison drama steeped in pre-code Hollywood violence and cynicism. A brash young hoodlum is sent [...]
TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY / A WOMAN'S SECRET
TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY After spending years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, a brooding ex-con attempts to adjust to life on the [...]
SPLIT SECOND / EXPERIMENT ALCATRAZ
SPLIT SECOND A vicious killer and his gang crash out of prison and hold a group of hostages in a Nevada ghost town where an [...]
HIGHWAY 301 / DEATH IN SMALL DOSES
HIGHWAY 301 A gang of desperate armed robbers led by a psychotic killer spread a wave of terror throughout the southeast, wantonly killing anyone who [...]
THE RISE AND FALL OF LEGS DIAMOND / AL CAPONE
THE RISE AND FALL OF LEGS DIAMOND Despite any and all historical inaccuracies, this is a dynamic and emotionally wild gangster melodrama, the noir-tinged tale [...]
MIRACLES FOR SALE / GRAND CENTRAL MURDER / BUNCO SQUAD
MIRACLES FOR SALE A suave, internationally known magician finds himself involved in a diabolical scheme involving fake spiritualists and…murder! A rare and fascinating proto-noir, wholly [...]
WHILE THE CITY SLEEPS / BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT
WHILE THE CITY SLEEPS Internal power struggles at a New York newspaper serve as the backdrop for this unwholesome tale of sex and murder. An [...]
BRAINSTORM / THE COUCH
BRAINSTORM One of the 60s great unsung films and arguably the last great American studio noir film! A research scientist saves a beautiful young woman [...]
TWO ON A GUILLOTINE / THE HYPNOTIC EYE
TWO ON A GUILLOTINE The pretty young daughter of a recently dead magician must spend seven nights in a row in a darkly foreboding mansion [...]