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Media Event: One Day in SF

When: April 26, 2014 all-day

Tell a story for the future of San Francisco. On April 26, hundreds of filmmakers, non-profit organizations, and inspired citizens will document stories and investigate 10 questions for the future of San Francisco as part[...]

Halloween Social & Screening: BAT CITY, USA

When: October 28, 2013 @ 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Hang out with a live Bat at our Halloween event this Monday! This just in! You can now get up close and personal with live bats at this Monday’s social mixer and screening, courtesy of[...]

SFGFF at J-Pop Festival: HOW TO BUILD A MOBILE HOUSE + architect Kyohei Sakaguchi

When: July 27, 2013 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Where: New People Cinema, 1746 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

2012 / 98 min / with English Subtitles Directed by Takayoshi Honda Starring: Kyohei Sakaguchi US Premiere With appearance of the featured “Zero Yen” architect Kyohei Sakaguchi himself, the documentary film How to Build a[...]

SFGFF co-presents at CAAMFest: THE LAND OF HOPE

When: March 22, 2013 @ 12:00 AM – 2:00 AM
Where: Pacific Film Archive Theater, 2626 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA

Join us at this year’s stellar CAAMFest (March 14 – 24) for the SF Premiere of THE LAND OF HOPE. An earthquake and nuclear crisis forces two Japanese families to decide what is worth sacrificing[...]

SFGFF co-presents at CAAMFest: THE LAND OF HOPE

When: March 17, 2013 @ 2:40 AM – 4:30 AM
Where: Sundance Kabuki Cinemas , 1881 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

Join us at this year’s stellar CAAMFest (March 14 – 24) for the SF Premiere of THE LAND OF HOPE. An earthquake and nuclear crisis forces two Japanese families to decide what is worth sacrificing[...]

SFGFF co-presents: THE CHALLENGE OF VENICE

When: November 18, 2012 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

The three Italian gems brought to DocFest by guest curator Mariana Melani are: THE CHALLENGE OF VENICE that reveals plans to save the world’s most glamorous, magical, sinking city; VINYLMANIA about Italy’s love of old-school[...]

SFGFF co-presents: THE CHALLENGE OF VENICE

When: November 17, 2012 @ 8:45 PM – 10:45 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

The three Italian gems brought to DocFest by guest curator Mariana Melani are: THE CHALLENGE OF VENICE that reveals plans to save the world’s most glamorous, magical, sinking city; VINYLMANIA about Italy’s love of old-school[...]

THE CITY DARK

When: December 6, 2011 – December 7, 2011 all-day
Where: SF Film Society | New People Cinema, 1746 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

The City Dark is the latest film from Ian Cheney (King Corn, Truck Farm) and will screen on Saturday, March 3, 2012 at the 2nd SF Green Film Festival with the director in attendance. Can’t[...]

Pre-Screening and Kick-Off Party for the 1st San Francisco Green Film Festival

When: November 30, 2010 @ 11:00 PM – 3:00 AM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Join us to celebrate the launch of the 1st San Francisco Green Film Festival, March 3-6, 2011, with a pre-screening and kick-off party on November 30 at the Ninth Street Independent Film Center. Be the[...]

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

When: October 22, 2011 – October 23, 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[...]