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November 2014 – February 2015

FOOD CHAINS
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FOOD CHAINS
FILMMAKER AND PRODUCER IN PERSON + PANEL DISCUSSIONS AFTER SELECT SCREENINGS! In this exposé, an intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 [...]
PULP: a film about life, death & supermarkets
“I felt that the film was a triumph—moving, funny, sweet, eccentric—and the reaction from the audience, well, it’s the kind of thing that makes you [...]
FRAMELINE ENCORE: EAT WITH ME
FREE TO ALL!! A middle-aged Asian woman leaves her bland marriage and winds up crashing in her gay son’s apartment. Mother and son attempt to [...]
Crime Wave 16 MM PRINT!
A co-presentation by San Francisco Cult and Psychotronic Film Society Crime Wave is a 1985 film made by Winnipeg-based filmmaker John Paizs shot between 1984 [...]
HAPPY VALLEY
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HAPPY VALLEY
“Thorough, thoughtful and heartbreaking.” – Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times Filmed over the course of the year after Jerry Sandusky’s arrest as key players in [...]
THE GREAT INVISIBLE
SF Green Film Festival’s Rachel Caplan & filmmaker Margaret Brown IN PERSON after the  Saturday, 4:30pm show! On April 20, 2010, communities throughout the Gulf [...]
12th International Black Women's Film Festival: PROGRAM 1
The International Black Women’s Film Festival was established in 2001 by Adrienne Anderson, a San Francisco Bay Area-resident and San Francisco-native. The first festival was [...]
Essential SF 2014
The San Francisco Film Society presents the fifth annual Essential SF, honoring the Bay Area film community’s most vital figures and institutions in an intimate [...]
Bay Area Docs: Something Ventured
SOMETHING VENTURED tells the story of the creation of an industry that went on to become the single greatest engine of innovation and economic [...]
FACINE/21: 21ST ANNUAL FILIPINO INTERNATIONAL CINE FESTIVAL
The Filipino Arts & Cinema, International or FACINE, a nonprofit media arts organization, is committed to develop and promote Filipino American media arts and advance the [...]
THE FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL
The Found Footage Festival is a one-of-a-kind event that showcases footage from videos that were found at garage sales and thrift stores and in [...]
ANTARCTICA: A YEAR ON ICE
ANTARCTICA: A YEAR ON ICE is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there [...]
“CRÈME DE LA CRÈME” OF THE FRENCH HAD A NAME FOR IT
After a four-day run from November 14-17 that produced sold-out, turn-away business from patrons who could not get enough of the Roxie Theatre’s offering of [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS #6: WONDER FULL!!
 NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. In the 2nd season of the series, we introduce Japanese cinema [...]
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale
In the depths of the Korvatunturi mountains, 486 metres deep, lies the closest ever guarded secret of Christmas. The time has come to dig it [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: TALES OF THE GRIM SLEEPER
Oscars Documentary Short-List Series Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. Lonnie Franklin Jr was arrested in [...]
OSCAR® DOC SHORT-LIST SERIES
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OSCAR® DOC SHORT-LIST SERIES
On December 2, The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts And Sciences announced the preliminary list of documentaries from which the eventual five nominees for Best [...]
2014 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL SHORTS
Friday, January 2 – Thursday, January 8 Separate Admission The Sundance Film Festival has been widely acknowledged as the premier showcase for short films and [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #10
The Synesthesia Film Festival is a monthly one-night film festival that screens the best independent short films, student films, web series, documentaries, music videos, [...]
SF Sketchfest 2015: Shouting at the Screen with Wyatt Cenac and Donwill
SF Sketchfest was founded in 2001 by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney as a way to showcase the talents of six Bay Area [...]
Guru Zane
Premiere at the Roxie Theater! GURU ZANE is a video document of a special needs child who’s warmth and character transforms his family and caregivers [...]
SF Sketchfest 2015: Salute to Preston Sturges: "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek" with guests Christopher Guest, Michael McKean & Harry Shearer
SF Sketchfest was founded in 2001 by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney as a way to showcase the talents of six Bay Area [...]
SF Sketchfest 2015: "Groundhog Day" on Groundhog Day: Film Screening and special Tobolowsky Files with Stephen Tobolowky
SF Sketchfest was founded in 2001 by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney as a way to showcase the talents of six Bay Area [...]
2015 Noise Pop Film Series: Hardcore DEVO Live
WEST COAST PREMIERE! Q&A filmmaker Keirda Bahruth and Jerry Casale from Devo No matter how messy, beginnings are exciting. Especially when what happens next endures the [...]
2015 Noise Pop Film Series: Ollies, Dollies & Drones: A Survey of Spike Jonze's Skate Videos
NOISE POP EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE! Q&A with special guests One of the best filmmakers of his generation (and indisputably the greatest music video director ever) Spike Jonze [...]
2015 Noise Pop Film Series: BEAUTIFUL NOISE
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! There was no machismo, no rockstar posturing, and definitely no gyrating. Save for the occasional tiff they had with pretentious NME journalists, [...]
2015 Noise Pop Film Series: SALAD DAYS: The Birth of Punk in the Nation’s Capital
WEST COAST PREMIERE! Q&A with director Scott Crawford and Mark Haggerty (Gray Matter), Meghan Adkins and Nicky Thomas (Fire Party) They weren’t the first and [...]