THE WEEKNIGHTER: Beer (and some surprising neighborhood feeling) flows freely at Southern Pacific Brewing.
Truth, tears, and staple-gun battles: SFJFF's female-centric films
THE WEEKNIGHTER: Mad Dog is used to having stark, raving lunatics, in colorful garb, wasted there in the middle of the day. Thankfully.
Truth, tears, and staple-gun battles: San Francisco Jewish Film Festival's female-centric films
Entertainers take center stage in SF Jewish Film Festival docs
THE WEEKNIGHTER "Forecast for Tonight: Alcohol. Low Standards and Bad Decisions."
Cinematic journeys with the Matatu Film Festival
LEFT OF THE DIAL Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner on the band's new sound, and the doubts she overcame to create her favorite record yet. Plus: BARF #2, and Viracocha is back!
The Roxie celebrates the roller-coaster career of an erstwhile Hollywood hunk
A man with a dream (and 3,000 films) powers the Berkeley Underground Film Society
THE WEEKNIGHTER: Fanning hometown flames at Fireside Bar
The Vortex Room keeps on keepin' on — for now — with the weirdest flicks you'll see all summer
City College's accreditors offer the school a way out, but their past actions raise doubts whether they can be trusted
THE WEEKNIGHTER: How many people can you fit in the Black Horse Pub? (We're serious.)
THE WEEKNIGHTER: Roar and whimper, Lion Pub's seen plenty of change