Calendar

March – May 2014

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 [...]
12 O'CLOCK BOYS
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  The 12 O’CLOCK BOYS are a notorious urban dirt bike pack in Baltimore – popping wheelies and weaving at excessive speeds [...]
BREADCRUMB TRAIL
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Thursday, March 20- Friday, March 21 SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! DIRECTOR LANCE BANGS & SLINT GUITARIST BRIAN MCMAHAN IN PERSON! Feature length documentary about the [...]
LANCE BANGS IMMORTAL VOLUME
LANCE BANGS IMMORTAL VOLUME  Friday, March 21 SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  FILMMAKER IN PERSON!   What does Jackass, Pavement, Earl Sweatshirt and Elliot Smith have in common?  [...]
Future Filmmakers: SOTA Media Showcase and Benefit
Representing the only free and public, performing- and visual-arts high school in San Francisco, the Media (Film/Video) Department at the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School [...]
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 [...]
I WAKE UP DREAMING 2014 BENEFIT
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26 ROXIE THEATER TO STAGE 1st EVER “I WAKE UP DREAMING” FILM NOIR BENEFIT FUNDRAISER ON MARCH 26 Since 1990 Elliot Lavine and the Roxie have [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
MISTAKEN FOR STRANGERS
Hailed by Michael Moore as “one of the best documentaries about a band that I’ve ever seen” and by Pitchfork as “the funniest, most meta [...]
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 [...]
THE SMASH BROTHERS
Sunday, April 13 How did a casual party game designed for the family become one of the most watched fighters in the history of [...]
 Uptown Almanac's Locally-Sourced Pop-Up Comedy Night
Tuesday, April 15 Another round of local comedy comes to the Roxie, with free beer from Pabst Blue Ribbon! Comics include: Chris Garcia, Matt [...]
THE UNKNOWN KNOWN
“The movie is as insanely entertaining as a Mad Hatter’s tea party”. – Gerald Peary, Arts Fuse “Fascinating and horrifying”. – Michael Sragow, OC [...]
NEXT GOAL WINS
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In 2001, the tiny Pacific island of American Samoa suffered a world record 31-0 defeat at the hands of Australia, garnering headlines across the world [...]
RUBEN SALAZAR: MAN IN THE MIDDLE
BENEFIT FOR EL TECOLOTE NEWSPAPER Co-presented by Acción Latina & Colectivo Cinema Errante The film will be introduced by: Rosalío Muñoz, co-chair of the [...]
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 [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: IMPOSSIBLE LIGHT
Director Jeremy Ambers in person for Q&A after the screening. On March 5th, 2013, San Francisco’s skyline was transformed by an amazing sight: 25,000 LED [...]
NOW: IN THE WINGS ON A WORLD STAGE
Kevin Spacey, Sam Mendes and the Bridge Project Company go on the road in NOW:IN THE WINGS ON A WORLD STAGE. In over 200 [...]
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 [...]
BEYOND RIGHT & WRONG: STORIES OF JUSTICE AND FORGIVENESS
“…a film that needs to be seen, and now.” – Huffington Post A survivor of the Rwandan Genocide struggles to forgive the man who killed [...]
Breeders: A Subclass of Women?
“Breeders is a fascinating film that highlights the many tensions between women’s status, the free market demands of the fertility industry, and the fragmentation of [...]