What’s Screening: November 25–December 1

Want to read something really amazing? There are no film festivals in the Bay Area this week. At least, none that I know of. But there are some good movies. A Steamboat Bill Jr., Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum, Saturday, 7:30. One of Buster Keaton’s best, both as a performer and as the auteur responsible for the … Continue reading What’s Screening: November 25–December 1

What’s Screening: November 18 – 24

The flood of festivals is slowing down. New Italian Cinema and the Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival both end Sunday. And amazingly enough, nothing else is on the immediate horizon. A Harry Potter Marathon, Castro, Saturday and Sunday. Here’s your chance to see all eight Harry Potter movies, over two days, on the Castro’s giant … Continue reading What’s Screening: November 18 – 24

What’s Screening: November 11 – 17

Both the Animation Festival and 3rd i South Asian Film Festival continue through Sunday. And on that very Sunday, New Italian Cinema opens. The Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival keeps on going. C California State of Mind: The Legacy of Pat Brown, Film Society/New People Cinema, Thursday. Do you know who shouldn’t make a documentary about … Continue reading What’s Screening: November 11 – 17