What’s Screening: October 29 – November 4

Festival news: Berlin & Beyond continues through Saturday. United Nations Association Film Festival ends Sunday. French Cinema Now continues through Wednesday. A- Bonnie and Clyde, Castro, Wednesday. This low-budget gangster movie, produced by and starring Warren Beatty , hit a nerve with young audiences in 1967 and became one of the big surprise hits of … Continue reading What’s Screening: October 29 – November 4

Silent Film News

Three exciting Bay Aread silent film events coming up that I just had to tell you about. Sunday, October 17: This one doesn’t even require you to leave the house. In a segment on this Sunday’s 60 Minutes (CBS, 7:00), Morley Safer will interview the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum’s own David Kiehn. (Yes, I … Continue reading Silent Film News

What’s Screening: October 15 – 21

The Mill Valley Film Festival closes Sunday, without my getting a chance to attend anything. The Arab Film Festival continues throughout this week. Docfest opens tonight, starting a two-week run. And Global Lens 2010 opens Tuesday. A The Kids are All Right,Castro, Thursday. Lisa Cholodenko’s serious comedy  about a middle-aged lesbian couple, their teenage children, … Continue reading What’s Screening: October 15 – 21