Calendar

April – July 2015

CHEATIN'
Animator Bill Plympton in person for the 7:00pm and 9:30pm show on April 17! A newlywed wife proves the depth of her love by becoming [...]
MAN FROM RENO
“…A RETRO-STYLE MYSTERY… a CLASSIC crime-saga face off…” – Hollywood Reporter A JAPANESE CRIME NOVELIST AND A SMALL TOWN SHERIFF ARE LURED INTO THE SAME [...]
EARTH DAY FILM FESTIVAL
Welcome! We are thrilled to present the very first Earth Day Film Festival right here in San Francisco. We have recently teamed up with Douglas [...]
ROAR
No animals were harmed in the making of this movie. 70 members of the cast and crew were. ROAR is an infamous, rarely seen ’80s [...]
San Francisco International Film Festival: COP CAR
Two good-natured but slightly mischievous young boys are having an awesome summer day in the countryside. Lazily strolling through golden fields, they rattle off as [...]
Revenge Of The Mekons
“Infectious…contagious” —The New York Times (Critics’ Pick) “Jubilant” —The Village Voice (Critics’ Pick) “Moving and raucous” —Time Out New York (Critics’ Pick) Political provocateurs. Social agitators. Punk’s reigning [...]
Footsteps of Godzilla
Classic movie with post-show Q&A with Godzilla Expert A special double header event, perfect for fans of Godzilla! First we’ll watch the original film from [...]
Docunight #14: Caged | Street Sultans
Caged directed by Tala Hadavi, 52min, 2013 “Caged” tells the story of the iconic MMA athlete, Reza Madadi. Reza fled Iran at the age of [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: Capturing Grace
Filmmaker David Iverson, a radio broadcaster known to Bay Area audiences as the Friday former host of KQED’s Forum call-in show, was himself diagnosed with Parkinson’s in [...]
Misery Loves Comedy
Jimmy Fallon, Tom Hanks, Amy Schumer, Jim Gaffigan, Judd Apatow, Lisa Kudrow, Larry David, and Jon Favreau are among over 60 famous funny people [...]
Heaven Adores You
“Nickolas Rossi’s documentary is a gorgeous recounting of Smith’s life, beautiful and troublesome, and the influence he had on everyone.” ~ Chad Liffman, SpinningPlatters.com Heaven Adores [...]
SPIKE ISLAND
“CHARGED WITH ALL THE THRILLS, MAGIC AND POSSIBILITY OF THAT HOT NIGHT!”                                    -The Guardian Emilia Clarke (GAME OF THRONES) and Elliott Tittensor (SHAMELESS) star [...]
Nippon Nights #9: Flashback Memories
♪Join us for the free Didgeridoo Performance by Amber Field before the screening “God, please do not erase at least this memory.” Didgeridoo performer, GOMA, [...]
Is It Really So Strange? The Smiths Music Video Sing A Long Show
Shyness is nice, and Shyness can stop you From doing all the things in life You’d like to So, if there’s something you’d like [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: Havana Curveball
Filmmaker Ken Schneider in person for Q&A after the screening! Thirteen-year-old Mica takes to heart his Rabbi’s dictate to help “heal the world,” and [...]
Bay Area Docs: Finding the Gold Within
“Inspiring, heartbreaking, and unflinchingly honest, this film is not just about the journeys these men must take, but the journeys we all must share to [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: American Vagabond
**Filmmaker in attendance for a post-screening Q&A Chipping away at the myth of San Francisco as a promised land for all gays, AMERICAN VAGABOND is [...]
Electro Chaabi
Q&A via Skype with the filmmaker: Hind Meddeb The film explores the parallels between music and politics in particular illuminating the alternative space for communication [...]
Amelie and City of Lost Children - 35mm double feature!
Join us Friday, May 23rd for a one-night-only screening of two classic Jeunet and Caro films, Amelie and the City of Lost Children, both shown [...]
Everything Is Terrible! Legends
Once a millenium, something emerges from the darkest corner of the universe and enlightens us to the true meaning of being. Something so mystickal, so [...]
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. [...]