Upcoming screenings and events in the San Francisco Bay Area

Essential SF: Nov. 6

    Nov 6, 2011    
Essential SF shines a light on the Bay Area’s legendary, idiosyncratic and multifaceted contributions to the filmmaking world at SF Film Society | New People Cinema, 7:00 pm. An outgrowth of SF360.org’s Essential SF column, the event this year also pays tribute to the half-decade-plus SF360.org project.
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Good Government<br />Producer Hilary Armstrong and director Sascha Rice were at San Francisco Film Society |... Artist in Residence<br />Uruguayan director Federico Veiroj, who arrived in San Francisco for a two week residen... Bienvenuti<br />Bingham Ray, executive director of SF Film Society, Fabrizio Marcelli, consul general o... Lolz<br />Guest programmer Jay Wertzler presented 'Anthropomorphlolz,' a collection of weird-cent... Opening Night Glitch<br />Director Eric Leiser used a canny hybrid live action/animation approach in ‘Glitch in t... A Guitar, a Drum and a Bat<br />One of the highlights of Cinema By the Bay was the live performance of a new score for ... Revealing the Price of Sex<br />Editor Stephanie Challberg, director Mimi Chakarova and cinematographer Adam Keker were... Sci-Fi Stuff<br />Director Sam Burbank, with SFFS programmer Audrey Chang, screened his debut narrative f... Filmmakers Feted<br />SFFS and San Francisco Film Commission hosted the Cinema By the Bay Filmmaker Services ... Let It Rain<br />Joshua Moore’s feature film directorial debut, 'I Think It’s Raining,' featuring a mesm... Vive La France<br />Denis Bisson, French cultural attaché, Rachel Rosen, San Francisco Film Society directo... Right On<br />Ling Woo Liu, director of the Korematsu Institute; Emil De Guzman of the San Francisco ... Pro-Labor, Pro-Pluto<br />Director Travis Wilkerson, right, with Sean Uyehara of San Francisco Film Society, was ... Under Suspicion<br />Reporters from the Center for Investigative Reporting presented video, audio and animat... Counting Crows<br />Kim Aubry of ZAP Zoetrope Aubry Productions and codirectors Kris Samuelson and John Hap... Legacy of Rin Tin Tin<br />Korey, a three-year-old German Shepard and his handler, Dez Murray, coordinator of dog ... The Awesome Eye<br />Local filmmaker Soumyaa Kapil Behrens (left) screened a compilation of films about ways... Docfest Turns Ten<br />Docfest celebrates its tenth year as one of the city's top independent film festivals a... Teachers Answer Back<br />Codirector/editor Brian McGinn (left) and producers Ninive Calegari and Dave Eggers off... Berlin is Back<br />Sophoan Sorn, festival director, and Sabine Erlenwein, festival president, presided at ...