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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 co-presents: DAUGHTERS OF THE NIGER DELTA

When: October 23, 2013 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Where: Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford University,Stanford,CA 94305, USA

Daughters of the Niger Delta is an intimate film portrait of three everyday heroines who manage to make ends meet against all odds. As their personal stories unfold, we come to see that the widely ignored environmental pollution in their backyard is not the only human rights violation affecting their lives. It highlights the strength [...]

SFGFF presents: FOOD STAMPED with filmmaker Q&A

When: May 31, 2012 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th St, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

Join us on May 31 at the Ninth Street Independent Film Center to launch our 2012 community screenings series: FOOD STAMPED Special screening and Q&A with Bay Area filmmakers Shira and Yoav Potash Moderated by Julian Mocine-McQueen, Campaign and Partnerships Manager, Green For All ***ADVANCE ONLINE TICKET SALES HAVE NOW ENDED. A LIMITED NUMBER OF [...]

55th SF International Film Festival

When: April 19, 2012 – May 3, 2012 (all-day)
Where: Various locations

SFGFF is thrilled to be a community partner for the 55th San Francisco International Film Festival, April 19 – May 3. The Festival presents marquee premieres of Jessica Yu’s Last Call at the Oasis, an enthralling, entertaining, and ultimately sobering look at the world’s water crisis, and Micha X. Peled’s Bitter Seeds, about a farmer’s [...]

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

When: November 30, 2010 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
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 first to see a sneak peek of some of our most inspiring films, hear about the great line-up of films [...]

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 [...]

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