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SFGFF Recommends: WATERMARK + filmmakers

When: April 18, 2014 – April 24, 2014 (all-day)
Where: Landmark’s Opera Plaza Cinema, 601 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco,CA 94107, USA

Stunning new documentary WATERMARK opens April 18, 2014 at Landmark’s Opera Plaza Cinema in San Francisco, and Landmark’s Shattuck Cinemas in Berkeley. MEET THE FILMMAKERS IN PERSON: Join Edward Burtynsky in person with SF Green Film Festival’s Executive Director Rachel Caplan for Q&As at Opera Plaza on opening night, Friday, April 18. Jennifer Baichwal will [...]

SFGFF recommends: Food+Farm Film Fest

When: April 3, 2014 – April 6, 2014 (all-day)
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

The 2nd Food+Farm Film Fest takes place April 3-6, 2014, at the Roxie in San Francisco, in partnership with Bi-Rite Market. Festival proceeds support 18 Reasons, a San Francisco-based non-profit that offers hands-on food experiences to all Bay Area residents. Come and see inspiring new films that celebrate food and farming while challenging us to [...]

SFGFF @ BART Blue Sky Festival

When: April 16, 2014 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Where: Justin Herman Plaza, Embarcadero, San Francisco,CA, USA

On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, BART will hold its fourth annual Blue Sky Festival to celebrate Earth Day. The lunchtime event will be held at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco and is our way of celebrating the eco-friendly and innovative attitude of the Bay Area community while thanking BART customers for riding BART. More [...]

4th SF Green Film Festival

When: May 29, 2014 – June 4, 2014 (all-day)
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

It’s the Green Film Festival’s 4th year, but our first outing at the historic Roxie Theater! Join us to celebrate with a week-long festival of films, live events, filmmakers and special guests. From slow foodies to surfer activists, green designers to garbage artists, health heroes to product pioneers, it’s not just movies: it’s a movement. [...]

SFGFF @ Earth Day SF

When: April 19, 2014 (all-day)
Where: U.N. Plaza, Civic Center, San Francisco,CA, USA

Celebrate Earth Day 2014 in the heart of San Francisco. Join Musicians and Performers, Educators and Mentors, Artists and Artisans, Crafts People, Civic and Community Leaders, Ceremonialists, Workshop Leaders, Youth Activists and Social Justice Non-Profit Organizations, in this powerful full-on day of green sustainability solutions. This year’s festival focuses on activating the public to energetically [...]

2014 Festival Youth Program: Future Filmmakers Going Green

When: May 31, 2014 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

Saturday, May 31, 2014 Roxie Theater 3117 16th Street, San Francisco, CA Join us at the 4th San Francisco Green Film Festival for a showcase of short films made by local youth that will inspire audiences to live eco-sensitive lives. This year, the Festival partners with Roxie’s Future Filmmakers program to give local high school [...]

SFGFF Earth Day Free Screening & Discussion: WATERSHED

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

This Earth Day, join SF Green Film Festival and SF Public Library for a special screening of WATERSHED: Exploring a New Water Ethic for the New West. Free admission. Screening followed by discussion with Jill Tidman, Executive Director, The Redford Center. The Colorado River defines the landscape of the American West. The water it provides [...]


When: January 20, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Goethe-Institut, 530 Bush Street, San Francisco,CA 94108, USA

SFGFF is co-presenting More Than Honey at this year’s Berlin & Beyond Film Festival. Winner of the Best Feature Award at the 2013 SFGFF, you can see this visually dazzling film once again on the big screen at the Goethe-Institut on January 20. In the past five years, billions of honeybees have simply vanished for [...]

SFGFF at OpenCo/SF

When: October 10, 2013 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Where: Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

The Ninth Street Independent Film Center is a host of this year’s OpenCo/SF, featuring presentations from innovative companies here in the city on October 9-11. OpenCo is a mashup of an open art studio and a business conference, with the vibe of a music festival. Register to attend any of over 100 presentations given by [...]

SFGFF Pop-Up Cinema at the Green Festival

When: November 9, 2013 – November 10, 2013 (all-day)
Where: San Francisco Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th Street, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

We’re giving SF Green Film Festival fans FREE day-passes to the Green Festival this weekend! To redeem, check in at the WILL CALL at the Attendee Box Office and give our name: SF Green Film Festival – booth #1047. Each guest will receive a complimentary Saturday or Sunday guest pass. Then come check out our [...]

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