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Media Event: One Day in SF

When: April 26, 2014 all-day

Tell a story for the future of San Francisco. On April 26, hundreds of filmmakers, non-profit organizations, and inspired citizens will document stories and investigate 10 questions for the future of San Francisco as part[...]

SFGFF at the Green Festival

When: November 10, 2012 – November 12, 2012 all-day
Where: SF Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

The GREEN FESTIVAL is back in SF this weekend! Lots of great speakers (Bill McKibben, Amy Goodman and more), events, yoga classes, food, exhibitors, and inspiring new ideas at the forefront of the Green movement.[...]

2nd Bay Area Science Festival

When: October 25, 2012 – November 6, 2012 all-day

What do you get when you mix hundreds of astronomers and scientists together with zombies, barbots, and chefs? An experiment in fun, that’s what! As the second annual Bay Area Science Festival returns October 25[...]


When: April 22, 2012 @ 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

SFGFF co-presents: ONE DAY ON EARTH Global Screening Event with filmmaker Q&A Sunday, April 22 at 4:00 PM Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, SF Buy Tickets >> Be a part of cinema history this Earth[...]

Envision 2012

When: April 16, 2012 – April 18, 2012 all-day
Where: Ford Foundation, 320 E 43rd St, New York, NY 10017, USA

Executive Director Rachel Caplan will be in New York to represent SFGFF at Envision 2012: Stories for a Sustainable Future, hosted by the Independent Filmmaker Project and the United Nations Department of Public Information at[...]


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

When: July 23, 2011 @ 9:30 PM – 11:00 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[...]