Calendar

June – July 2014

FRAMELINE FILM FESTIVAL 2014
San Francisco, CA – Frameline, the world’s largest LGBT media arts nonprofit organization, is proud to announce Frameline38: the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival. [...]
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 [...]
BREATHING EARTH: Susumu Shingu's Dream
A FILM BY THOMAS RIEDELSHEIMER 75-year-old Japanese artist Susumu Shingu converses with nature through his sculptures. His lifelong dialogue with the wind and with [...]
THE DANCE OF REALITY
After a 23-year hiatus, The Dance of Reality marks the triumphant return of Alejandro Jodorowsky, the visionary Chilean filmmaker behind cult classics El Topo [...]
FRAMELINE: SALVATION ARMY
( L’armée du Salut ) Adapting his own autobiographical novel, director Abdellah Taïa tells the story of a Moroccan boy’s struggle to find himself [...]
FRAMELINE: OF GIRLS AND HORSES
( Von Mädchen und Pferden ) The latest feature from prolific queer filmmaker Monika Treut (Gendernauts, Frameline23) follows the slow rhythm of farm life [...]
FUTURE FILMMAKERS: THE FACTORY
The Factory is a Bay Area Video Coalition’s advanced video production collective for teenagers in the Bay Area. The Factory has been training young Bay [...]
FRAMELINE: PUSSY VS. PUTIN
This bracing three-film program, part of Frameline38’s spotlight on Russian LGBT cinema, brings together the funny, fresh, and bold voices of women on the [...]
FRAMELINE: DRUNKTOWN'S FINEST
Early in Drunktown’s Finest, a wise spiritual leader states: “What we look for and what we get aren’t always the same thing.” This truth [...]
FRAMELINE: BOY MEETS GIRL
Funny and provocative, Boy Meets Girl vividly captures the giddy excitement, sexual heat, and inherent heartache of “non-traditional” love in a small town. Ricky [...]
FRAMELINE: WETLANDS
Based on Charlotte Roche’s controversial, bestselling novel of the same name, Wetlands, the sophomore feature from German director David Wnendt (following the award-winning neo-Nazi [...]
NIGHT MOVES
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NIGHT MOVES
NIGHT MOVES, the fifth feature film from acclaimed filmmaker Kelly Reichardt, is the story of three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense [...]
ROXIE KIDS: The Adventure of Panda and Friends
Free Admission for Kids under 12 / Adults $7.50 only We will raffle 10 Panda Hats for kids!! (donated by the head panda)   The [...]
DOCUNIGHT #5: LADY OF THE ROSES & BACK VOCAL
Two Documentaries by Mojtaba Mirtahmasb Lady of the Roses 2008 / 52 min “Lady of the Roses” is the name given to the late Shahindokht [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #4
Welcome to the Synesthesia Film Festival! This is a once a night monthly film festival that screens independent short films, student films, web series, documentaries, [...]
HELLION
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HELLION
        SKYPE Q&A with FILMMAKER KAT CANDLER & SOUND DESIGNER PETE HORNER FOLLOWING THE 7:15PM SHOW ON SATURDAY NIGHT!  IN-PERSON Q&A [...]
THE INTERNET'S OWN BOY
Q&A after the 7pm show on Friday, July 4 with: Lisa Rein, Coordinator of Aaron Swartz Day Seth Schoen. As a teenager, Aaron Swartz was [...]
POP/ROX SPLIT SINGLE: APOCALYPSE: BILL CALLAHAN b/w IN SEARCH OF BLIND JOE DEATH: THE SAGA OF JOHN FAHEY
Co-Presented by Noise Pop In these early days of summer, let’s turn our attention to two iconoclasts who traversed the highways and bi-ways of America [...]
POP/ROX PRESENTS: 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH
Co-Presented by Noise Pop This event has SOLD OUT! But don’t fret — 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH will return for a full week starting Friday, [...]
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY
The Roxie is honored to host a special weekend with Don, still alive and well at 84, where the full range of his work will [...]
A HATFUL OF RAIN / THE BACHELOR PARTY / SHAKE HANDS WITH THE DEVIL
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – From Unsung Hero “The Democracy of the Wide Screen”: Don Murray and Foster Hirsch discuss [...]
 #NerdNightOut: The Doubleclicks, Josh A. Cagan & more!
#NerdNightOut is an evening of music & comedy for geeks, normal people, and normal people who are geeky. So, everyone! Expect funny people wearing glasses, [...]
A MAN IS TEN FEET TALL / SWEET LOVE, BITTER
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – ** For only $14 gain access to this double bill PLUS the earlier 12:00pm matinee [...]
ENDLESS LOVE / THE CONFESSIONS OF TOM HARRIS
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – From Unsung Hero “The Kid Burned His House Down!” (4 min.) ENDLESS LOVE (1981, 120 [...]
THE OUTCASTS: THE LONG RIDE / CALL ME BY MY RIGHTFUL NAME
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – ** For only $14 gain access to this double bill PLUS the later 3:30pm matinee [...]
VIOLETTE
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VIOLETTE
Emmanuelle Devos stars in this gorgeously rendered biopic of the acclaimed French novelist Violette Leduc, whose intense and fraught relationship with Simone de Beauvoir [...]
ADVISE & CONSENT / BUS STOP
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – ADVISE AND CONSENT (1962, 126 min) 6:30pm [digital] Henry Fonda, Charles Laughton, Don Murray, Walter [...]
POLICE STORY: THE BIG WALK / DEADLY HERO / THE HOODLUM PRIEST
A SPECIAL WEEKEND WITH DON MURRAY – – – – POLICE STORY “The Big Walk” (1973, 51 min.) 12:00pm [digital] Don Murray, Dorothy Provine, Lynda [...]
BALLIN' AT THE GRAVEYARD
BALLIN’ AT THE GRAVEYARD Monday, July 14 SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  SKYPE Q&A WITH FILMMAKER BASIL ANASTASSIOU AFTER THE FILM!  For the men of the [...]
FOLLOWING THE NINTH
Post Screening Q&A with Director Kerry Candaele! “Thrilling…smartly assembled and gracefully paced.” — New York Times “The film is beautiful and powerful…If millions could experience its [...]