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April – June 2014

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 [...]
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 [...]
THE M WORD
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THE M WORD
Writer-Director Henry Jaglom gives us a bracingly funny, fearless and fast-paced human comedy set in a struggling Los Angeles television station threatened by economic [...]
ERIN MALLEY'S QUAKE
Wednesday, May 7 at 7pm & 9pm Emerging dance filmmaker Erin Malley offers a preview look at her newest work, Quake. The evening will include a [...]
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 [...]
DOCUMENTED: A FILM BY AN UNDOCUMENTED AMERICAN
“At its heart, DOCUMENTED asks what it means to be American. The film succeeds because it moves well beyond an abstract debate about the very [...]
BREASTMILK
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BREASTMILK
Thursday, May 29, 7pm Post-screening discussion with lactation consultant Tracy Massillon, moderated by doula Susan Arthur   GROUP SALES AVAILABLE! BABIES WELCOME!! BREASTMILK, the [...]
SF GREEN FILM FEST 2014
“We’re excited to be at the historic Roxie Theater this year in the vibrant Mission neighborhood, for a week long voyage into the latest [...]
Emptying the Skies
Douglas Kass and Roger Kass | USA | 2013 | 78 min English and Italian with subtitles West Coast Premiere Based on a magazine [...]
Mondo Banana
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Mondo Banana
Ryan White | USA/Canada/Thailand/Finland | 2013 | 59 min English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Indonesian, Malay, Thai, and Mah Meri with subtitles West Coast Premiere Journey [...]
Once Upon a Forest (Il Etait Une Foret)
Luc Jacquet | France | 2013 | 78 min French with subtitles West Coast Premiere The director of the Oscar-winning March of the Penguins, [...]
Chinatown
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Chinatown
  Roman Polanski | USA | 1974 | 130 min English, Cantonese, and Spanish with subtitles In the 40th Anniversary year of Chinatown, California is [...]
Come Hell or High Water
Leah Mahan | USA | 2013 | 56 min San Francisco Premiere Come Hell or High Water follows the painful but inspiring journey of [...]
The Elements Strike Back
A showcase of innovative short films from 2013 interfilm Berlin that reveals how the forces of nature are fighting back. In this shorts program [...]
Future Filmmakers: Going Green
Join us for a showcase of short films made by Bay Area youth that will inspire audiences to live eco-sensitive lives. This year, the [...]
Project Wild Thing
David Bond | UK | 2013 | 83 min Director’s Choice West Coast Premiere David Bond is a filmmaker and a father. Things have [...]
Amazon Gold
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Amazon Gold
Reuben Aaronson | USA | 2012 | 53 min English and Spanish with subtitles Winner 2013 Green Film Network Award San Francisco Premiere Narrated [...]
Way Beyond Weight (Muito Além do Peso)
Estela Renner | Brazil | 2012 | 84 min English and Portuguese with subtitles From 2013 Filmambiente, Brazil USA Premiere Worldwide kids are heavier [...]
TELOS: The Fantastic World of Eugene Tssui
Kyung Lee | USA | 2014 | 55 min San Francisco Premiere TELOS chronicles the unorthodox life of Emeryville-based architect Eugene Tssui in this [...]
The Great Flood
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The Great Flood
Bill Morrison | USA | 2013 | 80 min San Francisco Premiere The Mississippi River Flood of 1927 was the most destructive river flood [...]
Watermark
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Watermark
CENTERPIECE Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky | Canada | 2013 | 92 min English, Mandarin, Bengali, Hindi, and Spanish with subtitles. Watermark reunites award-winning [...]
Lunch Love Community
Helen De Michiel | USA | 2013 | 90 min San Francisco Premiere Do we know what our children are eating? Focused on the [...]