Calendar

May – August 2015

KUMIKO: THE TREASURE HUNTER
Populated by eccentrics, this darkly comedic odyssey stars Academy Award nominee Rinko Kikuchi (Babel, Pacific Rim) as Kumiko, a frustrated Office Lady whose imagination transcends [...]
DARK STAR: HR GIGER'S WORLD
ADDED SHOW! : Tues, May 26 @ 6:45 He feels at home in places we would flee from and lives his life among the very [...]
DOCUNIGHT #15: Monir
Monir (2014) is a documentary about the life and work of Iranian artist Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian. Farmanfarmaian pioneered new forms of geometric mirror works in [...]
SAN FRANCISCO GREEN FILM FESTIVAL
Join us at the 5th San Francisco Green Film Festival, May 28 – June 3, 2015. We’re bringing you 60 films from 26 countries that [...]
San Francisco Green Film Festival: Racing to Zero
Garbage takes on a whole new life in Bay Area film Racing to Zero. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee pledged to achieve zero waste by [...]
SHAKE THE DUST
Q&A with filmmaker Adam Sjöberg and B-Boys from Project Break Dance Uganda featured in the film! SHAKE THE DUST is a feature documentary film from [...]
La Ultima Latino  Film Series
COLOMBIAN GOLD: 400 YEARS OF MUSIC FROM THE SOUL  7pm This film kicks off the series at The Roxie with a not-to-be-missed documentary of the [...]
DOC FEST: In Country
By now, the idea of Civil War re-enactment is familiar, but the subjects of this intriguing documentary relive the battles of a far more surprising [...]
SF Documentary Film Festival 2014
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SF Documentary Film Festival 2014
On the heels of one of the most successful San Francisco Independent Film Festival’s to date, SF IndieFest prepares for the 14th edition of the [...]
Frameline 39: San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival
Frameline39: the San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival has announced several highlights for this year’s renowned showcase for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer cinema. [...]
THE NIGHTMARE
Director Rodney Ascher IN PERSON! You are very tired. The pillow is soft. It’s late at night, and you start to drift off in your [...]
ADVANTAGEOUS
Futuristic Drama starring Jaqueline Kim, Samantha Kim, James Urbaniak and Ken Jeong. In a metropolis in the near future, Gwen Koh, a beautiful woman full [...]
Science on Screen: Disaster Playground
San Francisco PREMIERE!! Disaster Playground investigates future outer space catastrophes and the procedures to manage and assess the risks. The film follows the scientists planning [...]
A WOLF AT THE DOOR
“A Wolf at the Door …winds up being a powerful, tragic, and rewarding thriller. “ -Adam Patterson, FilmPulse A WOLF AT THE DOOR is based [...]
Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary
July 10 to 16 “Dying to Know” is an intimate portrait celebrating two very complex, controversial characters in an epic friendship that shaped a generation. [...]
JOURNEY IN SENSUALITY- ANNA HALPRIN & RODIN
Anna Halprin IN PERSON! The world will only be happy when all people have the souls of artists.” – Auguste Rodin  After the international [...]
Nippon Nights #10: WOLF CHILDREN
Hana was a student before she was a mother. She was bright and pretty, and her future held endless possibilities. Then she met a man, [...]
Nippon Nights #11: Millennium Actress
If Hayao Miyazaki (Spirited Away) is the Spielberg of modern anime and Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop) is its Tarantino, then Satoshi Kon is shaping up [...]