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Wednesday, Jun 11 2008

Compiled by Michael Leaverton and Hiya Swanhuyser. To submit a listing, e-mail

Artists' Television Access. Black Gold: Marc and Nick Francis' examination of the injustices in the Ethiopian coffee trade. Thu., June 12, 7:30 p.m. $6. What Would It Mean to Win?: Zanny Begg and Oliver Ressler's documentary shot at Germany's G8 antiglobalization protests. Screens with short This Is What Democracy Looks Like! Fri., June 13, 8 p.m. $6. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.), 824-3890,

Brava Theater Center. Queer Women of Color Film Festival: June 13-15, 2 p.m. free-$20. 2781 24th St. (at York), 647-2822.

Castro Theatre. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull: Through June 18. $7-$10. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120,

Dark Room Theater. Bad Movie Night: Rhiannon and Sherilyn's Back to the Future Trilogy Birthday Sleepover: All three movies. Back to back. In one night. This is just wrong. Hosted by Mikl-Em, Mike Spiegelman, and Geekboy. Sundays, 6 p.m. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987,

Istituto Italiano di Cultura. Dario Argento Series: Stendhal's Syndrome (La Sindrome di Stendhal): Italian horror master's retrospective series. Tue., June 17, 6:30 p.m. free. 425 Washington (at Battery), 788-7142,

Main Library, Koret Auditorium. Women Wielding Cameras: Women, Power, and Politics Film Festival: Sat., June 14, 11 a.m. 100 Larkin (at Grove), 557-4400.

Multiple San Francisco locations. Another Hole in the Head Film Festival: Through June 21. $10.50. San Francisco Black Film Festival: Through June 15.

Park Branch Library. Rare Vintage Rock Film Clips: Rock historian Richie Unterberger screens a celebration of the music of 1968. Wed., June 11, 7 p.m. 1833 Page (at Cole), 355-5656.

Red Vic Movie House. Chicago 10: Writer-director Brett Morgen's portrait of the government's case against political activists in Chicago. Wed., June 11, 2, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m.; Thu., June 12, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m. Dirty Country: The pair behind the Found Footage Festival, Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher, direct a film about Larry Pierce, the raunchiest country music singer in America. Pickett and Prueher in person June 13. June 13-19. 1727 Haight (at Cole), 668-3994,

Roxie New College Film Center. Dalai Lama Renaissance: Narrated by Harrison Ford, which is weird because isn't he a conservative? Chronicles a meeting between some white middle-aged people and His Holiness. Through June 11. Postal: Excuse for Uwe Boll to offend people, again. Through June 11. I'm Through with White Girls: Jennifer Sharp's comedy of commitmentphobia. June 13-19. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087,

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Rainer Werner Fassbinder film series: Part two of Berlin Alexanderplatz screens June 12 and 14. Thursdays, Saturdays, 2 p.m. Continues through June 28. "Home Movies: Vito Acconci, William Wegman, and Lawrence Weiner": Video screenings as part of "In Collaboration: Early Works from the Media Arts Collection." Continues through June 13. "The Medium and the Body: Chris Burden, Peter Campus, Joan Jonas, and Steina Vasulka": Video screenings as part of "In Collaboration: Early Works from the Media Arts Collection." Continues through June 13. The Rape of the Sabine Women: West Coast premiere screening of video-musical with live performances. Fridays, 3 p.m. Continues through June 27. $15-$20. 151 Third St. (at Mission), 357-4000,

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Screening Room. "The Way That We Rhyme": Through June 29. $12-$15. "Bitter Pills: Michael Haneke Made-for-Television": Thu., June 12; June 14-15; Thu., June 19. 700 Howard (at Third St.), 978-2787,

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