TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY (Nov. 14 & 15): Birds of the world, caught on film on their Winged Migration (Jacques Perrin, France, 2002) 7:15, 9:25 p.m.; also Wed 2 p.m.
ROXIE FILM CENTER
3117 and 3125 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com; www.thirdi.org/festival for the Third I program on Sunday. $8 save as noted. Short-run repertory on two screens, separated by a bar, in this adventurous affiliate of New College.
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: Excellent Cadavers (Marco Turco, Italy, 1975) 7, 8:50 p.m.; also Wed 2, 4 p.m. On Screen 2, Richard Dawkins takes on God in The Root of All Evil? (Russell Barnes, U.K., 2006) Wed 7, 9 p.m.; Thurs 7 p.m.
FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY (Oct. 25-Nov. 2): In Debt We Trust (Danny Schechter, 2006). See Opening for review. Filmmaker in person Friday evening 7, 9 p.m.; also Sat & Sun 3, 5 p.m. Call for other films and times.
SUNDAY (Nov. 12): The Third Third I Film Festival is here today with Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath (Kaur and Raju) 11:30 a.m. Bombay Calling (Mallal and Addelman, Canada) 2:30 p.m. Between the Lines: India's Third Gender (Wartmann, Germany) 5 p.m. A restored "curry western," Sholay (Ramesh Sippy, India, 1976) 7:30 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO LGBT COMMUNITY CENTER
1800 Market (at Octavia), 865-5555; www.frameline.org for this program. "Frameline at the Center," a free monthly film series, continues.
THURSDAY (Nov. 9): Formerly closeted gay Christians tell their stories in the very timely God and Gays: Bridging the Gap (Luane Beck, 2005). Director and producer in person 7:30 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
Koret Visitor Education Center (unless otherwise noted), 151 Third St. (between Mission and Howard), 357-4000, www.sfmoma.org. Screenings are free with museum admission of $12.50 save as noted.
THURSDAY: A program of Films by Charles and Ray Eames 7 p.m. In the Phyllis Wattis Theater, a Werner Herzog Retrospective opens with his acknowledged masterwork Aguirre, the Wrath of God (Germany, 1972), all about mad explorer Klaus Kinski's venture into the Brazillian jungle. Series screens in conjunction with the ongoing Asmelm Kiefer exhibit. $10 6:30 p.m.
SUNDAY (Nov. 12): Phyllis Wattis Theater Two debut short films by Herzog, Last Words (1968) and Precautions Against Fanatics (1969), and his first feature, Signs of Life (1968), about the madness of a German soldier during the occupation of Greece. $10 2 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Koret Auditorium, Lower Level, 100 Larkin (at Grove), 557-4400, http://sfpl.lib.ca.us. A weekly video program screens on Thursdays and occasional other days. Free.
THURSDAY (Nov. 9): A "You Are What You Eat" series screens Super Size Me (Morgan Spurlock, 2004), a beat-down of American fast food by a filmmaker willing to put his body on the line noon.
25 Throckmorton Ave. (at East Blithedale), Mill Valley, 388-4862 and www.cinearts.com for regular screenings, www.latinofilmfestival.org for special programs this week. This recently rebuilt CineArts theater hosts programs from the Latino Film Festival. $10.
WEDNESDAY: Latino Film Festival Juana Had Hair of Gold (Bottia, Columbia) 6:30 p.m. My Best Enemy (Bowen, Chile-Argentina) 8:15 p.m.
THURSDAY: Latino Film Festival The Owner of the Story (Filho, Brazil) 6:30 p.m. The Last Gaze (Arriaga, Mexico) 8:30 p.m.
2230 Shattuck (at Kittredge), Berkeley, (510) 843-3456, www.landmarktheatres.com. $9.50. This venerable theater assigns one of its eight screens to repertory programming.
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: Jonestown: The Life And Death Of Peoples Temple (Stanley Nelson, 2006) 1:55, 4:30, 7:10, 9:25 p.m.
FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY (Nov. 3-9): Iraq in Fragments (James Longley, 2006). See Opening for review. Call for times.
221 University (at Emerson), Palo Alto, (650) 324-3700, www.stanfordtheatre.org. $6. This handsomely restored neighborhood palace usually (but not always) screens pre-1960 Hollywood fare in the best available prints, with excellent projection. A Twentieth Century Fox series continues. Closed Monday and Tuesday.
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: John Ford's The Grapes of Wrath (1940; 5:10, 9:05 p.m. ) is a serious and somber look at the Depression and the nobility of the little man, while his Tobacco Road (1941; 7:30 p.m. ) blows off a considerable head of steam as a spoof of same.
FRIDAY: Alice Faye and Carmen Miranda enjoy their Weekend in Havana (Walter Lang, 1941; 7:30 p.m. ), screening in a rare original Technicolor print. Faye, Dick Powell and the Ritz Brothers figure into another all-star musical, On the Avenue (Roy del Ruth, 1937; 5:50, 9 p.m. ).
SATURDAY & SUNDAY: The 125th anniversary of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral was just a couple of weeks ago, so it's appropriate that the Stanford screens Ford's definitive version of its myth, My Darling Clementine (1946; 3:55, 7:30 p.m. ). Tyrone Power makes his The Mark of Zorro (Rouben Mamoulian, 1940; 5:45, 9:20 p.m. ).
TUESDAY (Nov. 14): Pancho Villa: The Revolution Has Not Ended (Taboada, Mexico). $8 7 p.m.
YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS
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.
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