What’s Screening: April 21 – 27

Cassavetes, Scorsese, Fellini, a new Student, and mid-century social justice movies grace this week's Bay Area screens. Festivals The San Francisco Green Film Festival continues through Wednesday Dino Risi: An Homage to the Master of the Comedy Italian Style takes over the Castro Saturday with four movies, all either new 35mm prints or new 4K … Continue reading What’s Screening: April 21 – 27

What’s Screening: April 14 – 20

Believe it or not, there's more to Bay Area moviegoing right now than the big festival. Festivals The San Francisco International Film Festival continues through Wednesday. You can check my reports and recommendations. The Tiburon International Film Festival opens today and ends Thursday. And the San Francisco Green Film Festival opens Thursday Promising events A … Continue reading What’s Screening: April 14 – 20

What’s Screening: April 7 – 13

The San Francisco International Film Festival dominates Bay Area movie theaters this week. Check out my reports and recommendations. There's also the Oakland Film Festival, which I somehow missed until this morning. It opened Tuesday and closes tomorrow. Outside of the festivals, I'd have very little to talk about if it weren't for the New … Continue reading What’s Screening: April 7 – 13

What’s Screening: March 24 – 30

Black Panthers, Woody Allen, Chaplin's best talkie, and a whole lot of Buster Keaton grace Bay Area movie theaters this week. Festivals The Albany Film Festival continues through Sunday Buster Keaton Weekend opens tonight and runs through the weekend. Read my report and recommendations. The Sonoma International Film Festival opens Wednesday Promising events Panel discussion … Continue reading What’s Screening: March 24 – 30

What’s Screening: March 10 – 16

Scorsese, Jerry Lewis, Laurel and Hardy, Greta Garbo, man-eating worms, a man-eating alien, and five film festivals grace Bay Area movie theaters this week. Festivals Cinequest closes Sunday The East Bay International Jewish Film Festival also closes Sunday CAAMfest continues through this week and beyond. Check out my reports on this festival. The Bay Area … Continue reading What’s Screening: March 10 – 16