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Earth Day SF

When: April 22, 2012 @ 3:00 PM – April 22, 2012 @ 11:00 PM
Where: Civic Center Plaza, Opera Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Be a part of San Francisco’s largest Earth Day celebration. www.earthdaysf.org

Free screening: REVENGE OF THE ELECTRIC CAR

When: March 20, 2012 @ 10:45 PM – 12:00 AM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Post-screening discussion will follow with: ~ Robert Hayden, Manager of Transportation Programs and San Francisco EV Initiative, SF Environment ~ Andrea Kissack, Sr. Science Editor, KQED ~ Kavi Reddy, Youth Advisory Board Member, Alliance for[...]

SFGFF co-presents: THERE ONCE WAS AN ISLAND

When: March 16, 2012 @ 12:00 AM – 2:00 AM
Where: Pacific Film Archive Theater, Berkeley

Join us at the SF International Asian American Film Festival for the local premiere of this beautiful new documentary. Members of the Polynesian community of Takū must decide how to adapt to the devastating impact[...]

THE ISLAND PRESIDENT at the Landmark Embarcadero

When: March 30, 2012 – April 13, 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[...]

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

When: March 21, 2012 @ 12:00 AM – 3:00 AM
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[...]

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[...]

SFGFF & SF Public Library co-present: GREEN by Patrick Rouxel

When: June 29, 2011 @ 11:15 PM – 1:00 AM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Here’s your opportunity to see 2011 festival film GREEN by Patrick Rouxel one more time. This multi-award winning film explores the devastating impacts of logging and the palm oil industry on Orang-utan habitat in Indonesia.

SFGFF co-presents: THE BIG UNEASY by Harry Shearer

When: July 10, 2011 – July 12, 2011 all-day
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA

Harry Shearer IN PERSON after the 7:00 pm & before the 9:00 pm shows! In 2005, a disaster struck New Orleans. In THE BIG UNEASY, humorist and New Orleans resident Harry Shearer gets the inside[...]