SATURDAY (June 4): A lovely ode to movies shown, in one memorable scene, outdoors, Cinema Paradiso (Giuseppe Tornatore, Italy, 1989). The popular, original version will screen, not the more recent, much longer reissue. BYO pillows and blankets; chairs discouraged 8:30 p.m.
701 Mission (at Third Street, in Yerba Buena Gardens), 978-2787, www.ybca.org. $8 save as noted. This venue's Screening Room is a home for film and video programs of all sorts.
WEDNESDAY (June 1): GreenCine presents "Animated Exposure," a program of animated films made from 1995 to 2005 in a variety of styles, hosted and curated by Microcinema founder Joel Bachar7:30 p.m.
THURSDAY (June 2): S.F. Cinematheque offers a rare screening of a new 35mm print of Marguerite Duras' experimental narrative India Song (France, 1975), an exploration of "colonial sickness" as Delphine Seyrig attends a diplomat's party of the living dead, India, 1930s. $7 7, 9:15 p.m.
FRIDAY (June 3): A three-day retrospective of the work of local filmmaker Caveh Zahedi opens with his latest, I Am a Sex Addict (2005), in its Bay Area premiere. It's all part of "an ongoing self-critique -- an unflinching (and usually hilarious) portrait of himself and his life" 7, 9 p.m.
SATRUDAY (June 4): Sex addict Zahedi's A Little Stiff (1991) 7 p.m. And a truly shocking confession, I Don't Hate Las Vegas Anymore (1994) 8:40 p.m.
SUNDAY (June 5): Zahedi finds himself In the Bathtub of the World (2001), the appropriate end to this "intensive, three-day immersion" 7 p.m.