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Selector: May 29-June 4, 2013

WEDNESDAY 29John Hodgman John Hodgman has parlayed his starring role as the awkward PC in Apple Computer commercials into a multifaceted comedy career. The...

Let’s dance

Noah Baumbach's Frances Ha believes in modern love

Selector: May 22-28, 2013

WEDNESDAY 22God Loves Uganda One of the most memorable docs to play this year's San Francisco International Film Festival, Roger Ross Williams' God Loves...

Rep Clock

Schedules are for Wed/8-Tue/14 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Film listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

‘Iron Man 3’ and everything else: new movies!

This week: the 56th San Francisco International Film Festival continues (our second week picks here); hippie cult doc The Source Family opens at the...

SFIFF report: French glam … and grit

At the outset of Friday evening’s SFIFF screening of the ’50s-set French film Populaire, director Régis Roinsard offered two hints as to what lay...

Aquarius rising

Free your mind and surrender to 'The Source Family'

Short takes: SFIFF week two

Prince Avalanche, Computer Chess, The Strange Little Cat, Waxworks, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, and more picks from the huge fest

Film Listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Rep Clock

Schedules are for Wed/1-Tue/7 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

SFIFF + Hollywood = your weekend movie plans

The San Francisco International Film Festival kicked off its 56th year last night; it continues through May 9 at venues around San Francisco and...

San Francisco International Film Festival tickets on sale now!

Anything but expected.The San Francisco International Film Festival returns for two lively weeks. SFIFF showcases cinematic innovation and presents marquee premieres, international competitions, new...

Rep Clock

Schedules are for Wed/24-Tue/30 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Film listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Nordic track

SFIFF offers an all-too-rare opportunity to appreciate Finnish cinema

Short takes: SFIFF week one

You're Next, Rosie, The Kill Team, The Patience Stone, and more reviews of film fest features

Help fund Goldie winner Jamie Meltzer’s latest doc!

When I last spoke with filmmaker and Stanford assistant professor Jamie Meltzer, it was at the 2012 Guardian Local Outstanding Discovery (a.k.a. Goldie) awards...

Are you experimental?

SF Cinematheque unleashes Crossroads 2013

Spring into arts

Guardian writers select the season's most-anticipated performances, exhibits, film events, and more

Film Listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Gangsters, death, and spaghetti westerns: must be another week of movies!

Well, they announced the Oscar nominations yesterday, and much-lauded import Amour is opening today (review below the jump), so if you're curious about the...

Film Listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Ficks’ picks

YEAR IN FILM 2012: Jesse Hawthorne Ficks' top films and performances of the year