October – December 2015

Best of Enemies
In the summer of 1968, television news changed forever. Dead last in the ratings, ABC hired two towering public intellectuals to debate each other during [...]
Using vintage footage, rare photos, memorabilia and audio, and fresh interviews with band members and associates as well as notable fans and observers, Pushin’ Too [...]
3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets
PRESENTED BY KALW! Ron Davis, Jordan Davis’ father and Wanda Johnson, the mother of Oscar Grant will be in conversation with  “Your Call” Host, Rose [...]
3 Still Standing
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3 Still Standing
From Fri, Oct. 9  to Thur, Oct 15 Comedians & Filmmakers In Person Opening Night!! For one bright, shining moment, three San Francisco standup comics [...]
A Better You
HBO series VEEP: Tony Hale, Matt Walsh, Anna Chlumsky. photo: Bill Gray A BETTER YOU, an improv comedy, follows Dr. Ron Knight (Brian Huskey, Neighbors, [...]
3 STILL STANDING - Opening Night!
the movie with LIVE Performances by Larry “Bubbles” Brown Johnny Steele and Will Durst For one night you can travel back to the hottest comedy scene [...]
5th Annual Kickstarter Film Festival
Grab some popcorn, take a seat, and be ready for some laughs and some tears — the 5th Annual Kickstarter Film Festival is coming to [...]
1969 France, The Resistance:an escape from the Gestapo, so sudden and hairsbreadth as to leave the toughest of tough guys gasping with the icy sweat [...]
This Changes Everything
What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ever get to build a better world? Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine [...]
Bay Area Docs: The Last Season
Filmmaker Sara Dosa in person for post-screening Q&A! Amid the bustling world of Central Oregon’s wild mushroom hunting camps, the lives of two former soldiers [...]
FACINE 22: The 22nd Annual Filipino International Cine Festival
Co-presented by the Filipino Arts and Cinema International (FACINE) and the Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. (PAWA, Inc.) For more information, email: Visit us at [...]
The "Last Photo" Project
Filmmaker Ivan Cash in person for post-screening Q&A! Ever wonder what’s going on behind people’s phones? For the last two years, filmmaker Ivan Cash has [...]
Paradise is There
Twenty years ago Natalie Merchant recorded her first solo album — ‘Tigerlily’ — which sold five million copies and launched her post-10,000 Maniacs career. In [...]
“Grippingly intense… One of the year’s best” -Hollywood reporter “Director Alberto Rodríguez, who also co-wrote the script with Rafael Cobos, is a disciple of David [...]
Nasty Baby
A small, at first docile, then provocative story of alternative lifestyles in Brooklyn. -Todd McCarthy, Hollywood Reporter An award-winning festival favorite by Sebastian Silva (“The Maid”), [...]
“A stunning portrait of First Amendment rights pushed to their extremes.” – Indiewire Leith, North Dakota, is a ghost town with 24 residents. Its inhabitants [...]
THE FRENCH HAD A NAME FOR IT 2: Lovers & Other Strangers
Rare French noir returns to the Roxie, taking audiences deeper into a world lost to film audiences for more than half a century. Familiar [...]
5/67:00pmBig Roxie
Fri,  Nov 6 – Thurs, Nov. 12. Nadav Lapid’s The Kindergarten Teacher is the story of a teacher who becomes at first enchanted, and then [...]
Nippon Nights #12 Appleseed Alpha
From the creator of Ghost in the Shell and the director of Appleseed comes the intense post-apocalyptic prequel, Appleseed: Alpha. Left to survive in a [...]
Brazil & Blade Runner Double Feature
Spoke Art presents: Brazil by Terry Gilliam (35mm film) Blade Runner by Ridley Scott (DCP)   Brazil Sam Lowry is a harried technocrat in a [...]
5/207:00pmBig Roxie
Fri, Nov. 20 – Thurs., Nov 26 This highly entertaining behind-the-scenes documentary look at the world of The New Yorker’s cartoons and cartoonists vividly brings [...]
5/277:00pmBig Roxie
Du Rififi chez les hommes (1955) NEW RESTORATION! Fri, Nov. 27 – Thurs, Dec 3  Back from the pen, homme dur Jean Servais first belts around [...]
THE QUAY BROTHERS on 35MM: Curated by Christopher Nolan
Opens Friday, December 11 Featuring IN ABSENTIA, THE COMB, STREET OF CROCODILES and the world premiere of Christopher Nolan’s QUAY. In all new 35mm prints! [...]