Calendar

January – April 2015

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 [...]
Suburban Gothic
Richard Bates Jr.’s sophomore feature is a droll horror-comedy driven by a talented cast’s riffing. -Dennis Harvey, Variety Raymond has a prestigious MBA, but he can’t [...]
The Duke Of Burgundy
“Visually ravishing, emotionally wise, and kinky as a coiled rope” – The Hollywood Reporter. “The Duke of Burgundy: filthy and fraught with genuine emotion” – [...]
A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night
“A stylish and soulful film”  -Terence Johnson, Sundance Review “The biggest honest-to-God discovery of 2014″ - Andrew O’Hehir ,Salon.com “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” is [...]
Super Bowl: Men in Tights
Well it’s soon time for SUPER BOWL FORTY-SOMETHING and as always, SF IndieFest is bringing you the funniest, non-footballest, most-factually-incorrect Super Bowl broadcast presentation out [...]
SF Sketchfest 2015: "Groundhog Day" on Groundhog Day: Film Screening and special Tobolowsky Files with Stephen Tobolowsky
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 [...]
FIFI HOWLS FROM HAPPINESS
CO-PRESENTED BY DOCUNIGHT! Mitra Farahani’s lyrical documentary explores the enigma of provocative artist Bahman Mohassess, the so-called “Persian Picasso,” whose acclaimed paintings and sculptures [...]
SF INDIEFEST 2015
The 17th San Francisco Independent Film Festival takes place Feb 5-18 at the Brava and Roxie Theaters in SF and the Humanities Hall in Oakland. [...]
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 [...]
Spike Lee's Da Sweet Blood of Jesus
A Spike Lee Joint, DA SWEET BLOOD OF JESUS is a new kind of love story, one that centers on an addiction to blood that [...]
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 [...]
UP THE OSCARS® BENEFIT BASH!
Brace yourself for another meeting of malcontents gathered to vent right back at the Holly-white Boys Club bent on publicly patting itself for another year [...]
Hump! Tour 2015 - Hosted by Dan Savage
It’s the Sexiest, Funnest, Most Creative Dirty Movie Fest in the World… HUMP! Since 2005 the HUMP! Film Festival has challenged ordinary people from all [...]
ALL THE WILDERNESS
“Kodi Smit-McPhee plays a teen grappling with loss in Portland, Oregon” -Hollywood Reporter Youth coming-of-age drama starring Kodi Smit-McPhee, Virginia Madsen, Evan Ross, Isabelle [...]
Nippon Nights #7: Branded to Kill by Seijun Suzuki
“Reputedly one of Seijun Suzuki’s finest works and unquestionably very stylish in its ‘Scope framings (Jim Jarmusch copied a few shots from it in his [...]
Amira & Sam
“smashing new rom-com” -Alan Scherstuhl, Village Voice Rousing, smart, and sweet, Amira & Sam is a confident feature debut from writer-director Sean Mullin, and follows Sam (Martin [...]
Science on Screen℠: Sleep Dealer
Join Professor of Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley J Karl Hedrick for a revealing and timely exploration of the science of unmanned aircraft systems, followed [...]
Nippon Nights #8: GHOST IN THE SHELL
Ghost in the Shell stands as one of the pioneering films of anime history, one that captures the imagination with its intricate story and dazzles [...]