Miners in Georgia, miners in Iceland, and kids in LA: The First Full Day at SFFilm Fest

I saw three films on Thursday, the first full day of the San Francisco International Film Festival. The first was very good. The other two were deep disappointments. City of the Sun This breathtakingly beautiful documentary examines a small, dying mining town in Georgia (the country, not the state). The people work, struggle, and keep … Continue reading Miners in Georgia, miners in Iceland, and kids in LA: The First Full Day at SFFilm Fest

What’s Screening: April 6 – 12

Robert Redford, Ingrid Bergman, Laurel and Hardy, and a week of animation…if you're not planning on attending the big festival in San Francisco. Festivals The Oakland International Film Festival opened last Tuesday (sorry I didn't tell you about it earlier) and runs through Saturday The San Francisco International Film Festival continues through this week and … Continue reading What’s Screening: April 6 – 12