Calendar

March – June 2014

7 Boxes  (7 Cajas)
New showings added! “The Fast and the Furious’ with wheelbarrows, Paraguayan action-thriller-romance hybrid ‘7 Boxes’ is a rollicking good time at the movies that [...]
OMAR
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OMAR
An Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, OMAR is a tense, gripping thriller about betrayal, suspected and real, in the Occupied Territories. Omar [...]
DOCUNIGHT #2: RED LINES AND DEADLINES
Presented by Docunight, in collaboration with National Iranian American Council In 2004 filmmaker Taghi Amirani gained unprecedented access to Shargh, at the time Iran’s [...]
CZECH THAT FILM: A FESTIVAL OF CURRENT CZECH CINEMA
From provocative premieres to award-winning masterpieces, Czech That Film festival features the best of contemporary Czech cinema touring 11 American cities over four months. [...]
ARAB SHORTS #1
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ARAB SHORTS #1
A New International Short Film Series presented by the Arab Film Festival, Arab Shorts is a multifaceted program that includes narrative, documentary and animated short [...]
ARAB SHORTS #2
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ARAB SHORTS #2
A New International Short Film Series presented by the Arab Film Festival, Arab Shorts is a multifaceted program that includes narrative, documentary and animated short [...]
FAUST
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FAUST
“There are some films that make you cry, there are some films that make you laugh, and there are some films that change you [...]
ARAB SHORTS #3
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ARAB SHORTS #3
A New International Short Film Series presented by the Arab Film Festival, Arab Shorts is a multifaceted program that includes narrative, documentary and animated short [...]
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 [...]
FRAMELINE: REALNESS & REVELATIONS
From taboo-smashing LA homeboys with hearts of gold, to brown girls navigating coming out, this collection of shorts features QTPOC folks keeping it real [...]
FRAMELINE: DUAL (Dvojina)
A bittersweet meditation on travel, secrets, and romance, Dual tells the story of a chance meeting between two young women and the profound effect [...]
FRAMELINE: Purple Skies: Voices of Indian Lesbians, Bisexuals and Transmen
This upbeat documentary accomplishes many things in its short running time. It details the advocacy work of two wonderful Indian organizations: Sangini, the first [...]
FRAMELINE: BAD HAIR (Pelo Malo)
Nine-year-old Junior obsesses about transforming his truculent curly mop into a luxuriant head of silky, straight hair. He fills his lazy vacation days wandering [...]
FRAMELINE: GET ANIMATED!
Jimmy Carter, Chelsea Manning, lesbian penguins, and two rabbits named Tord share the spotlight in an animation program for adults that is as wild [...]
FRAMELINE: KIDNAPPED FOR CHRIST
Expected to attend: Director Kate Logan A teenage girl is awakened in the middle of the night, forced to get dressed, and then sent [...]
FRAMELINE: DERBY CRAZY LOVE
For both roller derby novices and the most seasoned jammers out there, this film offers both an in-depth look at the history of women’s [...]
FRAMELINE: THE GEM PEOPLE
How does one survive an encounter with death, a silent men’s retreat, or an evening at T.G.I. Friday’s? Watch and learn. These playful and [...]
FRAMELINE: LETTER TO ANITA
In 1978, Dr. Ronni Sanlo came out and got divorced. But this was in Florida, home of orange juice spokeswoman Anita Bryant and her [...]
FRAMELINE: 20 LIES, 4 PARENTS AND A LITTLE EGG
( 20 Leugens, 4 Ouders en een Scharrelei ) Old friends Emma and Sjors haven’t seen each other in twelve years. In that decade, [...]
FRAMELINE: GENERATIONS: YOUTH AND ELDERS MAKING MOVIES
This yearly program highlights films created in Frameline and TILT’s local Generations Film Workshop, as well as five other films featuring the powerful voices [...]
FRAMELINE: BROKEN GARDENIAS
“Two fish in a tank, one turns to the other: ‘Do you know how to drive this?’” So begins this quirky dark rom-com, in [...]
FRAMELINE: AL NISA: BLACK MUSLIM WOMEN IN ATLANTA'S GAY MECCA
Eight women share a meal. It’s a simple act, but in this case, they also share deep soul sustenance as Black Muslim lesbians previously [...]
FRAMELINE: YOU AND THE NIGHT
In a secluded fortress, young lovers Ali (Kate Moran, Born in 68) and Matthias (Niels Schneider, Heartbeats) and their transvestite maid, Udo (Nicolas Maury, [...]
FRAMELINE: Past (Im)perfect: Filming Queer History
Free! Secret lives, hidden communities and suppressed imagery have made telling queer history on film a challenging task. This panel brings together passionate and [...]
FRAMELINE: EVERYBODY'S GOT SOMEBODY... BUT ME
( Todo el Mundo Tiene a Alguien Menos Yo ) It begins as a passionate affair—two beautiful women making out in cars and movie [...]
FRAMELINE: QUICK CHANGE
Everybody in Manila’s beauty pageant–mad transgender community loves “Doctor” Dorina. Her in-home, under-the-table collagen-injection services not only provide gender-confirmation for her friends and community, [...]
FRAMELINE: WHAT IT WAS
Taking a break from her high-flying career, Adina, a successful Latina starlet, (the stunning Arlene Chico-Lugo) takes refuge from Hollywood and the collapse of [...]
FRAMELINE: From Crowdfunding to Social Media to Distribution: Leveraging Emerging Digital Platforms and Technologies
Free! 90 min. Whether talking about the first dollar raised or the last seat filled during a “theatrical run,” the trajectory of an independent [...]
FRAMELINE: BI CANDY: BISEXUAL SHORT CINEMA
Why isn’t sex ever truly simple? Or relationships for that matter? Is it because we can never truly understand what goes on in someone [...]
FRAMELINE: CHANGE MAKERS: IN CONVERSATION WITH WOMEN FILMMAKERS
Free! 90 min. 2014 marks both the 20th Anniversary of the seminal New Queer Cinema classic Go Fish and the 15th Anniversary of the [...]