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A present from the past

Colter Jacobsen uses a pencil to turn old photos into "Your Future"

Verizon’s tubes

› tubes@techsploitation.com TECHSPLOITATION If you think I'm done making fun of Sen. Ted Stevens from Alaska, then you are sorely mistaken. I have only just...


"My basic photography lesson is this: You frame the perfect composition, exactly like you want it, and then you step forward," says Larry Clark....

Torture Inc.

Michael Winterbottom goes where Hollywood won't: The Road to Guantánamo

Prep’s cool

Ral Partha Vogelbacher proudly fly a pink and green freak flag


First off, what the frig’s up with Schwarzenegger’s hair? It’s like all day-glo puke-brown and shit. It looks like someone yodelled beef stew on...

King of Shadows

TRIBUTE Days of Our Lives had Patch and Kayla; Passions had Precious, Timmy, and Zombie Charity (don't ask). But Dark...

Headbanger’s a ball

Canadian doc Metal honors the metal gods

Hit by the mystery train

Sarah Watt animates death and dramatizes life with Look Both Ways

Rankin’ Reykjavik

› kimberly@sfbg.com SONIC REDUCER I love the fact that whenever you leave this country, you immediately come to the discomfiting realization that ... you're...

Daniel in the lion’s den

The first time I heard Daniel Johnston’s music, I’d ordered a tape from K Records, having little idea what to expect. What arrived in...

28 years later

Matt Gonzalez and director Stanley Nelson ponder the fate and impact of Peoples Temple and the truth behind the powerful new doc Jonestown

Trannyshack east

Apparently all drag queens work for tips. Last year, a gay club owner in Manhattan wanted to copy the aberrant-behavior-fest known as Trannyshack,...

C’mon pilgrims

Carlos Reygadas and Claire Denis keep film mastery alive


It still boggles my mind: One of the most significant development issues in years came to a head last week at the City Planning...

Little girls lost

Two new films ask, have you checked the children?