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SFGFF and SF Jewish Film Festival co-present: CONNECTED by Tiffany Shlain

When: July 23, 2011 @ 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Where: Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St, San Francisco,CA 94114, USA

A huge hit at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, the kaleidoscope of clips and mind boggling animation in this wide-ranging documentary are so entertaining one could happily watch it with the sound off. But it would be a shame to miss Tiffany Shlain’s meditations on modern life and technology. The Bay Area–based filmmaker delves into [...]

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 & San Francisco Public Library co-present: BUTTERFLIES & BULLDOZERS

When: September 28, 2011 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

Can People and Endangered Species Live Together? SFGFF and the San Francisco Public Library present a film that deals with the dilemma of economic growth versus species preservation. Join us for a FREE lunchtime screening of BUTTERFLIES & BULLDOZERS and a Q&A with the filmmakers Ann & Steve Dunsky following the film. San Bruno Mountain [...]

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 [...]

The Global Water Crisis: A Symposium

When: November 5, 2011 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Where: Stonebrook Court , Los Altos Hills, CA, USA

The Social Change Film Festival & Institute (SCFFI) presents The Global Water Crisis: Symposium & Fundraiser, in partnership with the World Bank, Woodside Capital Partners, the San Francisco Green Film Festival and Blue Planet Network. Date: November 5, 2011 Where: Stonebrook Court, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022 Water Symposium: 12:30-6:30 p.m. SCFFI Fundraiser & Party: [...]

2nd San Francisco Green Film Festival

When: March 1, 2012 – March 7, 2012 (all-day)
Where: SF Film Society | New People Cinema, 1746 Post St, San Francisco,CA 94115, USA

SFGFF & San Francisco Public Library co-present: DIVE!

When: November 30, 2011 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

November 30 // 6:00-7:00pm // Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch // Did you know that SFGFF screens films from the festival year-round at the SF Public Library? Our free programs this year include Bag It, Green, Butterflies & Bulldozers, and, this Wednesday, Dive! Living off America’s Waste. Join us to close our [...]

SF Premiere of PIPE DREAMS and panel discussion

When: November 16, 2011 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: SF Film Society | New People Cinema, 1746 Post St, San Francisco,CA 94115, USA

San Francisco Green Film Festival presents the San Francisco Premiere screening of PIPE DREAMS by Academy Award® nominated director Leslie Iwerks followed by panel discussion PIPE DREAMS (USA, 2011, 40 min.) Narrated by Daryl Hannah. Directed by Leslie Iwerks. Across the heartland of America, farmers and landowners are fighting to protect their land, their water, [...]

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