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THE ISLAND PRESIDENT at the Landmark Embarcadero

When: March 30, 2012 – April 12, 2012 (all-day)
Where: Landmark Theatres Embarcadero Center Cinema, San Francisco, CA 94111, USA

Another chance to see our inspirational 2012 Festival opening night film, THE ISLAND PRESIDENT. Jon Shenk’s beautifully shot documentary follows the globe-trotting journey of Mohamed Nasheed, former president – he was forced to resign on February 7, 2012 – of the Maldives, the lowest-lying country in the world. After becoming the Maldives’ first freely elected [...]

THE ISLAND PRESIDENT exclusive screening and in-depth Q&A with filmmakers

When: March 20, 2012 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: SF Film Society Cinema, 1746 Post St, San Francisco,CA 94115, USA

Another chance to see our inspirational 2012 Festival opening night film, THE ISLAND PRESIDENT. Jon Shenk’s beautifully shot documentary follows the globe-trotting journey of Mohamed Nasheed, former president – he was forced to resign on February 7, 2012 – of the Maldives, the lowest-lying country in the world. After becoming the Maldives’ first freely elected [...]

SFGFF co-presents at SF Documentary Film Festival Oct 14-27

When: October 22, 2011 (all-day)
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA

The 10th San Francisco Documentary Festival returns October 14-27 at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco and Shattuck Cinema in Berkeley. SFGFF will be co-presenting the following films – please join us!: 78 DAYS: A TREE PLANTING DOCUMENTARY Jason Nardella, 62 min, Canada, 2011, World Premiere Roxie: Sun 10/16 245p, Sat 10/22 715p; Shattuck: Mon [...]

Earth Day SF screenings at Civic Center

When: April 23, 2011 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: Civic Center Plaza, Civic Center, San Francisco,CA, USA

Another chance to see many of the brilliant short films from the 2011 festival! Join us on Saturday, April 23 to celebrate Earth Day SF in Civic Center Plaza in front of San Francisco’s City Hall where we will be screening a selection of the festival’s short film highlights in the Green Film Dome. The [...]

SFGFF and WildAid co-present: THE WHALE

When: September 22, 2011 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Delancey Street Theater, 600 The Embarcadero, San Francisco,CA 94107, USA

“Funny and moving and unforgettable” ~ Ric O’Barry “Charming…a gorgeous and provocative film” ~ The Seattle Times Set on the rugged coast of Vancouver Island and narrated by Ryan Reynolds, THE WHALE describes what happens when Luna, a baby Orca, gets separated from his family and unexpectedly starts making contact with people, leading to an [...]

SFGFF and Bioneers co-present: YERT (Your Environmental Road Trip)

When: October 11, 2011 @ 8:45 PM – 11:15 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA

In person: Filmmakers Mark Dixon and Ben Evans. 50 States. 1 Year. Zero Garbage? Called to action by a planet in peril, three friends hit the road – packing hope, and humor, searching for innovators and citizens solving humanity’s greatest environmental crises. Piling on personal challenges as they explore every state in a year (the [...]

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