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SFGFF & 3rd-i co-present: THE ISLAND PRESIDENT

When: September 20, 2012 @ 12:15 AM – 2:15 AM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA

Another chance to see our 2012 Opening Night Film at the SF International South Asian Film Festival, Sept 19-23, 2012. This year’s festival brings over 20 films from 9 different countries including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh,[...]

In Cinemas: THE ISLAND PRESIDENT

When: April 13, 2012 – April 20, 2012 all-day

See The Island President on the big screen! The film continues this weekend and thru next week at the Landmark Theatres Lumiere Cinema in San Francisco, the Shattuck Cinemas in Berkeley, and the Smith Rafael[...]

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[...]

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[...]

SFGFF at ‘Nightlife’

When: September 30, 2010 @ 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Where: California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA

Drill, baby, spill: On Sept 30 we’re screening Jon Bowermaster’s film SOLA: LOUISIANA WATER STORIES at the California Academy of Sciences ‘Nightlife’ special H2O edition. Jon arrived in Louisiana in July 2008 to make a[...]

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

When: October 12, 2011 @ 1:45 AM – 4:15 AM
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[...]

SF Premiere of PIPE DREAMS and panel discussion

When: November 17, 2011 @ 1:00 AM – 3:00 AM
Where: SF Film Society | New People Cinema, 1746 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

Photo Credit: Josh Lopez, courtesy of tarsandsaction on Flickr. 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[...]