Calendar

December 2014 – October 2015

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 [...]
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 [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: TALES OF THE GRIM SLEEPER
 Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. See the Oscar Doc Short List Series schedule here. Lonnie [...]
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 [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: THE CASE AGAINST 8
Winner: Directing Award: U. S. Documentary Election Day 2008: Californians passed Proposition 8, a measure that repealed the right of same-sex couples to marry. This [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: THE OVERNIGHTERS
Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. See the Oscar Doc Short List Series schedule here. [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: THE KILL TEAM
 Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. See the Oscar Doc Short List Series schedule here.   [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: ART & CRAFT
Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. See the Oscar Doc Short List Series schedule here. [...]
OSCAR DOC SHORT LIST: LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM
 Academy & Roxie members must present their membership cards to be admitted free of charge. See the Oscar Doc Short List Series schedule here. [...]
Frameline Encore LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
This screening is free & open to the public Recipient of the Humanitas Award presented by IDA’s Documentary Awards! Filipino American Richard Adams and Australian [...]
Sugar Mountain
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Sugar Mountain
Come celebrate the release of Sugar Mountain! An adventure film on the wild search for a mythical peak Doors open at 7:00pm for free IPA, [...]
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
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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 [...]
Docunight #11 Infidels / Pilgrimage
Infidels Directed by: Bahman Kiarostami, Produced by: Butimar Production, 2004 / 40 mins A documentary about the Godars, Artist-Gypsies Living in Iran. The Godars are nomadic [...]
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 Indie Fest: THE APOSTLE (O APOSTOLO)
“This creepily atmospheric animated film boasts haunting, gorgeously hand-crafted imagery.” –Hollywood Reporter A convict escapes from jail and travels to a remote village to recover [...]
SF Indie Fest: FREE
Local Filmmakers! This stirring, up-close documentary follows a group of Oakland teens who find personal liberation and mutual support through dance.  These dynamic young people [...]
SF Indie Fest: ALL CONTAINED IN VOID
World Premiere!! Local Filmmaker  This intriguing and thought provoking experimental documentary crawls over, under and inside the leftover ‘dead zones’ of the California road and freeway [...]
SF Indie Fest: BEYOND CLUELESS
West Coast Premiere!! Following 1995’s Clueless, Hollywood made hundreds of movies exploring the teenage psyche. Most were set in the drama-rich landscape of high school, [...]
Nippon Nights #8: GHOST IN THE SHELL
Nippon Nights is a monthly series presenting different genres, styles and generations of Japanese Cinema to Bay Area audiences. Check out our upcoming screenings: Join [...]
Copy & Paste: Reimagining, remixing & remaking film
The Goethe Institut Of San Francisco, Boston & Toronto  present: Copy & Paste: Reimagining, remixing & remaking film A 2-part film series including 6 films. Each [...]
Docunight #16: Going Up the Stairs & Behjat Sadr
Going Up the Stairs: Portrait of an Unlikely Iranian Artist Directed by Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami 2011 / 52 min, Persian with English subtitles Akram, an illiterate Iranian [...]
A Gay Girl in Damascus: The Amina Profile
A GAY GIRL IN DAMASCUS: THE AMINA PROFILE explores the story of Amina Arraf, a Syrian- American revolutionary whose blog “A Gay Girl in Damascus” [...]
Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet
The Prophet, by celebrated Lebanese-American author Kahlil Gibran, is among the most popular volumes of poetry ever written, selling over 100 million copies in forty [...]
Finders Keepers
10/3/2007 — John Wood (right) meets Shannon Whisnant (right) in a parking lot in Maiden after a press conference. When his amputated leg is discovered [...]