Calendar

August – October 2014

NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo: Anime World #2 - AKIRA
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. Neon Tokyo : Anime World #2 – AKIRA Thursday, August 21st [...]
SF HERITAGE: REEL SAN FRANCISCO STORIES
Reel San Francisco Stories: On-Location Movies and the Preservation Movement Through a broad spectrum of film genres, author Christopher Pollock will examine the unexpected role [...]
ME AND YOU (Io e Te)
ME AND YOU (Io e Te)Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci Co-presented by Istituto Italiano di Cultura   “Beautifully made… a meditation on the transformative possibilities of [...]
RICH HILL
Filmmaker Tracy Droz Tragos IN PERSON, Friday, August 22 after the 7pm show! Rich Hill, Missouri is like many small towns in post-industrial America, struggling [...]
Robin Williams Tribute:  AWAKENINGS / MOSCOW ON THE HUDSON
ON AUGUST 11 the world lost one of its most brilliantly innovative artists when ROBIN WILLIAMS left us for the other side. His loss is [...]
BRASSLANDS
Crossroads Film Festival – 2014, WINNER Best Feature Documentary International Film Festival Rotterdam – 2014, Official Selection “BRASSLANDS is a fascinating look at this infectious [...]
JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD
“…sincere, psychologically savvy…” – Hollywood Reporter In a wintry small town, the body of a teenager named Jamie Marks is found by the river. Adam, [...]
BAY AREA DOCS: BIG JOY - THE ADVENTURES OF JAMES BROUGHTON
Co-presented by Canyon Cinema Foundation and SF Cinematheque FILMMAKERS IN PERSON! & a special introduction by performance artist Jason Jenn, who will be performing an excerpt of [...]
NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY
In the hyper-charged powder keg of the late 1960s, Los Angeles native and Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Dock Ellis was ready to light the match. [...]
ALL THIS MAYHEM
ALL THIS MAYHEM is a searing account of what happens when raw talent and extreme personalities collide. In this unflinching, never-before-seen account of drugs and [...]
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 [...]
Synesthesia Film Festival: Screening #7
Welcome to the Synesthesia Film Festival! This is a once a night monthly film festival that screens independent short films, student films, web series, documentaries, [...]
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,” [...]