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SFGFF co-presents: MORE THAN HONEY

When: January 20, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Goethe-Institut, 530 Bush Street, San Francisco,CA 94108, USA

SFGFF is co-presenting More Than Honey at this year’s Berlin & Beyond Film Festival. Winner of the Best Feature Award at the 2013 SFGFF, you can see this visually dazzling film once again on the big screen at the Goethe-Institut on January 20. In the past five years, billions of honeybees have simply vanished for [...]

SFGFF co-presents: BITTER SEEDS

When: October 24, 2013 @ 7:50 PM – 9:45 PM
Where: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street, Stanford University,Stanford,CA 94305, USA

As industrial agriculture spreads around the world, many small-scale farmers are losing their land. Nowhere is the situation more desperate than in India, where every 30 minutes one farmer, deep in debt and unable to provide for his family, commits suicide. It’s an epidemic, which has claimed over a quarter million lives. BITTER SEEDS raises [...]

SFGFF co-presents: URANIUM DRIVE-IN

When: October 24, 2013 @ 4:40 PM – 6:30 PM
Where: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street, Stanford University,Stanford,CA 94305, USA

The promise of jobs from a proposed uranium mill has an economically devastated mining community in Colorado hopeful for the first time in decades. When environmentalists step in to stop the mill, pro-mill advocates are enraged. A debate ensues, pitting jobs against health and the environment. The question remains: is uranium worth it? Suzan Beraza, [...]

SFGFF at OpenCo/SF

When: October 10, 2013 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

The Ninth Street Independent Film Center is a host of this year’s OpenCo/SF, featuring presentations from innovative companies here in the city on October 9-11. OpenCo is a mashup of an open art studio and a business conference, with the vibe of a music festival. Register to attend any of over 100 presentations given by [...]

Festival Kick-Off Screening: TINY – A STORY ABOUT LIVING SMALL

When: May 22, 2013 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Annie Alley (next to SPUR Urban Center), Annie Street, San Francisco,CA 94105, USA

TINY – A STORY ABOUT LIVING SMALL Christopher Smith and Merete Mueller, USA, 2013, 62 mins tiny-themovie.com Can living small go big? Fresh off its premiere at SXSW 2013, TINY, a film about families living in homes smaller than a parking space and one couple’s attempts to build a similarly scaled house for themselves, will [...]

Free Screening: SPLIT ESTATE

When: February 27, 2013 @ 5:45 PM – 7:30 PM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

SPLIT ESTATE This compelling Emmy Award winning documentary shows the dirty side of hydraulic fracturing and natural gas, an energy source the industry touts as a clean alternative to fossil fuels. Imagine discovering that you don’t own the mineral rights under your land, and that an energy company plans to drill for natural gas two [...]

Socially Green Meetup: Art, Culture & Lifestyle w/ GreenStreetSF & SF Green Film Fest

When: January 10, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

Meet other green startups and eco entrepreneurs, media, and local green business owners SOCIALLY GREEN is the Meetup group of GreenStreetSF.org. GreenStreetSF.org is a professional networking group for anyone from ecologically-minded consumers to green entrepreneurs and startups who want to connect with other professionals and innovators in the burgeoning green industry landscape. Our mission is [...]

SFGFF at the Green Festival

When: November 10, 2012 – November 11, 2012 (all-day)
Where: SF Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th St, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

The GREEN FESTIVAL is back in SF this weekend! Lots of great speakers (Bill McKibben, Amy Goodman and more), events, yoga classes, food, exhibitors, and inspiring new ideas at the forefront of the Green movement. Come by our SF Green Film Festival POP-UP CINEMA in booth #855 and say hello! http://www.greenfestivals.org/

SFGFF co-presents: SOLAR MAMAS

When: November 13, 2012 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

Celebrate the last ITVS Community Cinema screening of the year with a free screening of SOLAR MAMAS, an inspiring film about women in the most challenging of circumstances upturning the status quo and using education to transform their lives and communities. Join us after the screening for a free Wine Reception hosted by SF Environment [...]

SFGFF co-presents: BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!*

When: November 20, 2012 @ 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

Once upon a time, there was a documentary called BANANAS!* (SFGFF 2011) about conditions at a Dole-owned banana plantation in Nicaragua. But this is not that movie. This movie is about what happened after Dole decided it was going to squash BANANAS!* –by any means necessary. What follows is a story that’s both incredibly thrilling [...]

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