Calendar

September – November 2014

SECOND OPINION: LAETRILE AT SLOAN-KETTERING
San Francisco Premiere! Director Eric Merola and Ralph W. Moss, PhD, will attend and participate in a Q&A after screenings on: Friday 9/12 (7:00 pm [...]
MEMPHIS
  Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival 2014 A strange singer with “god given talent” drifts through the mythic city of Memphis under its canopy of [...]
THIS AIN'T NO MOUSE MUSIC
“Smokin’ hot!” - Radio One, New Zealand “One of the best music documentaries around…This film puts the heart and soul back into music and opens [...]
Roxie Kids: CHARLIE CHAPLIN's Silent Short Films
FREE admission for KIDS under 12 years old!! There will be Charlie Chaplin Look-Alike contest with prizes before the show! Roxie Kids presents a laugh-filled [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS: TAMALA2010 a punkcat in space & Wake Up!! TAMALA
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo : Anime World #3 – TAMALA2010 a punk [...]
20,000 DAYS ON EARTH
  In his years on this Earth, Australian iconoclast Nick Cave has been a lot of things: the front man of the most fierce post-punk [...]
STARRED UP
“It is impossible to take your eyes off O’Connell as Eric, so convincingly psychotic that there are times when you have to remind yourself [...]
Dr. Strangelove and the Shining
Dr. Strangelove and the Shining – 35mm double feature – presented by Spoke Art Join us Sunday, September 28th for a one night only screening [...]
NAS: Time is Illmatic
Written by Erik Parker and produced by One9, Parker, and Anthony Saleh, the film follows the trajectory of Nas’ 1994 landmark debut album, “Illmatic” – [...]
ABUSE OF WEAKNESS
Beginning in 2004, filmmaker/novelist Catherine Breillat had a series of debilitating strokes connected to a previously undiagnosed cerebrovascular disease.During her long, grueling recovery, she became [...]
NYMPHOMANIAC UNCUT (Extended Director’s Cut)
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NYMPHOMANIAC UNCUT (Extended Director's Cut)
  Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg / Stacy Martin), a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac, recounts the erotic story of her life to the intellectual bachelor Steligman (Stellan Skarsgård) in [...]
Pirate Night: FISHING WITHOUT NETS
The subject of Somali pirates still strikes fear in the hearts of us Westerners, for it’s all a landscape that’s totally different than anything we [...]
Pirate Night: Last Hijack
* Berlin Film Festival 2014 * * New York Film Festival 2014 * * South By Southwest 2014 * Last Highjack directed by Tommy Pallotta [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: TONGUES OF HEAVEN
FILMMAKER ANITA CHANG IN PERSON! “You already know the importance of saving a language. You know the reason, but not the motivation to save it,” [...]
21 YEARS: RICHARD LINKLATER
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4/912:00amBig Roxie
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21 YEARS: RICHARD LINKLATER
    Drawing on the concept that the first 21 years defines the career of an artist, this feature-length doc explores Linklater’s career from [...]
#STUCK
A hot one-night stand turns into an awkward morning after when GUY and HOLLY get STUCK in a dead-stopped traffic jam. As they begrudgingly get [...]
BJORK: BIOPHILIA LIVE
Biophilia Live is a concert film by Nick Fenton and Peter Strickland that captures the human element of Björk’s multi-disciplinary multimedia project: Biophilia. Recorded live [...]
ARAB FILM FESTIVAL
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1/1312:00amBig Roxie
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ARAB FILM FESTIVAL
The Arab Film Festival returns to the Roxie this fall for its 18th edition.  With an international standing, the Arab Film Festival is considered one [...]
SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SHORT FILMS
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4/1612:00amBig Roxie
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SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SHORT FILMS
  SF Shorts is about grabbing someone by the eyeballs and making them think, feel and react. It’s about what people see every day but [...]
HARMONTOWN
“entertaining and fairly insightful.”  -Variety A documentary that follows Dan Harmon on tour for his podcast series after he was fired from Community in 2012. [...]
PURGATORIO
Filmmaker RODRIGO REYES IN PERSON for Q&A after the screening! “A searing, horrifying, at times starkly beautiful documentary ode to the netherworlds surrounding the U.S.-Mexico barrier” [...]
BLOOD FEAST
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5/3112:00amBig Roxie
BLOOD FEAST
BLOOD DRIVE The Roxie is thrilled to be presenting a rare screening of Herschell Gordon Lewis’ incredible and influential 1963 cult shocker! The local [...]
Young Ones
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5/3112:00amBig Roxie
6/112:00amBig Roxie
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Young Ones
  YOUNG ONES is set in a near future when water has become the most precious and dwindling resource on the planet, one that dictates [...]
San Francisco TRANSGENDER FILM FESTIVAL
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5/712:00amBig Roxie
6/812:00amBig Roxie
San Francisco TRANSGENDER FILM FESTIVAL
The 2014 San Francisco Transgender Film Festival (SFTFF) returns to the Roxie for its 13th annual film festival. A stellar collection of transgender and [...]
EXPEDITION TO THE END OF THE WORLD
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5/1412:00amBig Roxie
6/1512:00amBig Roxie
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EXPEDITION TO THE END OF THE WORLD
An epic adventure film for the 21st century, EXPEDITION TO THE END OF THE WORLD takes an irreverent, philosophical look at humanity and our effect [...]
Rocks In My Pockets
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5/2112:00amBig Roxie
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Rocks In My Pockets
  In the new animated gem Rocks in My Pockets, Latvian-born artist and filmmaker Signe Baumane tells five fantastical tales based on the courageous women [...]