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November 2013 – February 2014

IS THE MAN WHO IS TALL HAPPY
From Michel Gondry, the innovative director of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep, comes this unique animated documentary on [...]
THE PUNK SINGER
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THE PUNK SINGER
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE!  Q&A WITH FILMMAKER SINI ANDERSON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 AFTER 7PM SHOW!  Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of the punk band Bikini Kill and [...]
I AM DIVINE
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I AM DIVINE
I AM DIVINE is the story of Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, from his humble beginnings as an overweight, teased Baltimore youth to internationally recognized [...]
A TOUCH OF SIN
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A TOUCH OF SIN
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! This daring, poetic and grand-scale film focuses on four characters, each living in different provinces, who are driven to violent ends.  [...]
SHANE CARRUTH: PRIMER/UPSTREAM COLOR
SHANE CARRUTH: HARD SCIENCE & HUMAN NATURE On the strength of just two incredibly intimate, intricate and idiosyncratic feature films in ten years, writer/director/actor/composer Shane [...]
NORTHERN LIGHTS
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NORTHERN LIGHTS
NEW 35MM PRINT!  ROB NILSSON IN PERSON!  NORTHERN LIGHTS illustrates the forgotten history of the pioneer workers of the prairies – men and women who [...]
FRAMELINE ENCORE: THE INFAMOUS T + A SELF-MADE MAN
FRAMELINE is more than your favorite summertime film festival! From the folks who bring you the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, FRAMELINE ENCORE is [...]
I WAS A TEENAGE TEENAGER
I WAS A TEENAGE TEENAGER Friday, January 10 – Tuesday, January 14 EMOTIONS.  HORMONES.  EMOTIONS.  GIRLS.  HORMONES.  BOYS.  HIGH SCHOOL.  EMOTIONS.  MOM.  HIGH SCHOOL.  [...]
On the Other Side of You: New Korean Films
  1. 콩나물 Sprout, 2013 윤가은 - Story The family preparing for their grandfather’s ancestral offering, forget to buy bean sprouts. Like Abbas Kiarostami’s Where [...]
SUNDANCE SHORT FILMS 2013
A roller coaster mix of drama and comedy, the Sundance Film Festival Short Films program is a 93-minute collection of eight short films from the [...]
THE SQUARE
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THE SQUARE
ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE – BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE!    From the 2011 overthrow of a thirty year dictator, through military rule, and culminating with the forced military [...]
RUTH’S TABLE BENEFIT
Join us for a special screening of Bob Toy’s documentary, Ruth Asawa: Roots of an Artist, the story of the acclaimed artist and arts education activist, and [...]
LIV & INGMAR
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LIV & INGMAR
She was 25, a new actress with a handful of films on her resume; he was 46 and widely considered one of the greatest living [...]
Jay Scheib’s PLATONOV, OR THE DISINHERITED
Jay Scheib’s PLATONOV, OR THE DISINHERITED Co-Presented by the San Francisco Film Society A century and a half ago, Anton Chekhov wrote a play while still a [...]
SF Sketchfest 2014
SF SKETCHFEST IS BACK AT THE ROXIE! The 13th Annual San Francisco Comedy Festival will present a variety of different events, including: Saturday, January [...]
SFFS YOUTH FILMMAKER SHOWCASE
SFFS YOUTH FILMMAKER SHOWCASE FILMMAKERS IN PERSON! The San Francisco Film Society’s Youth Education program has been cultivating and championing youth filmmakers for more [...]
AN EVENING WITH MIKE MILLS
Mike Mills in person for Q&A! On the eve of his Live Projects 3 artist talk at SFJAZZ Center, join us for a special evening [...]
THE ACT OF KILLING
THE ACT OF KILLING Tuesday, January 28 at 7pm ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE – BEST DOCUMENTARY!  FILMMAKER JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER IN PERSON!   “A MASTERPIECE… & [...]
SF Indie Fest: REMEMBER YOU'RE SPECIAL
Director: Eliseo Cabrera Running Time: 82 USA 2013 World Premiere Justin, an aspiring rapper in Oakland, and his best friend Stephanie, a PhD grad student, [...]
MEMBERS APPRECIATION PARTY and SECRET SCREENING
All Roxie members are cordially invited to get down with us at our Members Appreciation Party! The evening features a top-secret screening of a BLINDINGLY [...]
12 O’CLOCK BOYS
MUST END THURSDAY, FEB 6 SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! The 12 O’CLOCK BOYS are a notorious urban dirt bike pack in Baltimore – popping wheelies and [...]
24 EXPOSURES
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24 EXPOSURES
SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE! Combining the Vaseline-lensed sense and sexability of an early ‘90s Zalman King production with the DIY sex and sensibility of modern [...]
THE BIG GAME 37: MEN IN TIGHTS
The Big Game gets the MST3K treatment with IndieFest’s “sports commentators” riffing on the game, doing some comedy sketches and generally making merry while [...]
It's Not You, It's Me
Writer & Director Nathan Ives in person! Serial commitment-phobe, Dave, is reeling from his decision to break up with his near perfect, now ex-girlfriend. As [...]
JOBRIATH A.D.
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JOBRIATH A.D.
‘70s rocker Jobriath was known as “The American Bowie”.  The first openly gay rock star, he disappeared after two albums in two years.  Done in [...]
Whoop Dreams
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Whoop Dreams
 This is a work-in-progress test screening of “Whoop Dreams”, a feature-length documentary about strangers in a strange world. Members of the Filmdrunk.com podcast (aka The [...]
SF INDIE FEST 16
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SF INDIE FEST 16
SF INDIE FEST Friday, February 7 – Thursday, February 20 It’s SF IndieFest’s SWEET 16 this year! (As if we ever possessed a child like [...]
SF IndieFest:  REMEMBER YOU'RE SPECIAL
  Director: Eliseo Cabrera Running Time: 82   USA 2013 World Premiere   Justin, an aspiring rapper in Oakland, and his best friend Stephanie, a [...]
SF IndieFest: CANUXPLOITATION: The Genre Gems of Astron 6 (shorts)
Midnight Shorts Program Running Time: 90 Canada 2013 Astron-6 is the brainchild of five iconoclastic, multi-media artists who share a fascination with the mechanics of [...]
SF IndieFest: CHEATIN'
Director: Bill Plympton Animated Feature Running Time: 75 Country: USA Year of Release: 2013 Jake and Ella quite literally run into each other in a [...]