Calendar

June – August 2014

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, [...]
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 [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo :  Anime World #1 - SHORT PEACE
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. Neon Tokyo : Anime World #1 – SHORT PEACE Wednesday, July 16th [...]
THE COLD LANDS
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THE COLD LANDS
Co-presented by Fandor SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  FILMMAKER and FANDOR CEO TED HOPE IN PERSON! Mother dead and wary of the authorities, 11 year-old Atticus flees [...]
BRAVE NEW WORLD SERIES: LOVE CHILD
The Roxie and HBO present the sneak preview of the highly anticipated world premiere of Love Child!  Director Valerie Veatch in person for Q&A after [...]
FROZEN 2014: ANTARCTICA: A YEAR ON ICE
This feature-length film reveals what it is like to live and work at the bottom of the planet, in Antarctica, for a full year. The [...]
JOHN HUBLEY AT 100
JOHN HUBLEY AT 100 Sunday, July 20 Q&A WITH NOTED ANIMATOR – AND DAUGHTER OF JOHN AND FAITH – EMILY HUBLEY AFTER THE 6PM [...]
PORTRAIT OF THE LIVING SKY
// FILMMAKERS IN PERSON // 7pm on Monday, July 21 only! PORTRAIT OF THE LIVING SKY (named for the Sun Ra song) is an attempt [...]
INLAND EMPIRE
“A Woman in Trouble”, reads the poster for David Lynch’s 2006 magnum opus (and possibly his final movie?), INLAND EMPIRE. It’s about a struggling actress, [...]
POP/ROX: THIS IS NOISE POP
In honor of the third and final installment of our survey of fly-on-the-wall underground music documentaries THIS MUST BE THE PLACE (starting July 25), we’d [...]
LIFE ITSELF
“Richly satisfying. Engrossing, unflinching, moving and comprehensive. An astute and sensitive account of a fully realized man and a life overflowing with abundance and achievement. [...]
MARKETA LAZAROVÁ
Co-presented by San Francisco Cinematheque NEW 35MM PRINT COURTESY OF JANUS FILMS! In its native land, František  Vláčil’s MARKETA LAZAROVÁ has been hailed as the [...]
ROXIE KIDS: Lupin the 3rd "The CASTLE of CAGLIOSTRO"
Free Admission for Kids under 12 / Adults $7.50 only The 2nd program of the special series “ROXIE KIDS” is Hayao Miyazaki’s directorial debut film. [...]
CODE BLACK
In his vivid and thought-provoking filmmaking debut, physician Ryan McGarry gives us unprecedented access to America’s busiest Emergency Department. Amidst real life-and-death situations, McGarry follows [...]
DOCUNIGHT #6: My Name Is Negahdar Jamali And I Make Westerns
2012 – 65 mins Directed by Kamran Heidari “My name is John Ford and I make Westerns” this is how John Ford introduced himself [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: TELOS
Kyung Lee | USA | 2014 | 55 min FILMMAKER IN PERSON! TELOS: The Fantastic World of Eugene Tssui chronicles the unorthodox life of Emeryville-based [...]
HAPPY CHRISTMAS
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  SKYPE Q&A WITH FILMMAKER JOE SWANBERG FOLLOWING 7pm SHOW on 8/1! Jenny just broke up with her boyfriend, so she thinks it [...]
BRAVE NEW WORLD SERIES: CYBER-SENIORS
Post Screening Q&A hosted by Community Technology Network and SF Connected “…Charming, Poignant, Hilarious…” – Maria Shriver, NBC NEWS “Touching!” – Village Voice “A Must-See [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #5
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HELI
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! SKYPE Q&A w/ FILMMAKER AMAT ESCALANTE on FRIDAY, AUGUST 8 Post-screening panel discussion on drug trafficking and violence in Mexico on Saturday, [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: BROWN BREAD
Brown Bread: The Story of an Adoptive Family FILMMAKER SARAH GROSS IN PERSON! In the hills of Northern California, an unusual family gathers for their [...]
FRAMELINE ENCORE: VALENTINE ROAD
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FRAMELINE ENCORE: VALENTINE ROAD
This extraordinary doc and Audience Award-winner about the 2008 murder of 15-year-old Larry King will both break your heart and fire you up into action. [...]
KINK
A surprise hit at Sundance, KINK tells the true story of sex, submission, and big business as seen through the eyes of the unlikely pornographers [...]
MI CASA NO ES SU CASA
MI CASA NO ES SU CASA tells the story of a rapidly evolving neighborhood: San Francisco’s Mission District. Stripping down the word “gentrification” to its [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo: Anime World #2 - AKIRA
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. Neon Tokyo : Anime World #2 – AKIRA Thursday, August 21st [...]
SF HERITAGE: REEL SAN FRANCISCO STORIES
Reel San Francisco Stories: On-Location Movies and the Preservation Movement Through a broad spectrum of film genres, author Christopher Pollock will examine the unexpected role [...]
THIS MUST BE THE PLACE: END OF THE UNDERGROUND 1991 - 2012
1991 famously was “the year punk broke”, but not even the most Sub Pop single-collectin’, Forced Exposure-readin’ wide-eyed optimist could have predicted just how WIDE [...]
BRASSLANDS
Crossroads Film Festival – 2014, WINNER Best Feature Documentary International Film Festival Rotterdam – 2014, Official Selection “BRASSLANDS is a fascinating look at this infectious [...]