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Arthouse movie listings for March 31-April 6, 2010 

Wednesday, Mar 31 2010

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Artists' Television Access. El Baile Rojo: Yezid Campos' documentary about Colombia. Thu., April 1, 7:30 p.m. $6. "A Night of Storytelling": Short films. Fri., April 2, 8 p.m. $6. Nosferatu and Copyright Criminals: Illegal soundtracks. Sat., April 3, 8 p.m. $7. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.), 824-3890,

Castro Theatre. Alice in Wonderland: Tim Burton's 3D fantasy. Through April 1, 1, 4, 7 & 9:45 p.m. $7.50-$10. Legendary Composer: Lalo Schifrin: Bullitt, Dirty Harry, Cool Hand Luke, and more from the composer of the Mission: Impossible theme song. April 2-8. $7.50-$10. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120,

Exploratorium. Replay: Inside the Exploratorium Film Collection: Part of the 40th Anniversary Cinema Arts Program. Sat., April 3, 2 p.m.; Sat., April 10, 2 p.m.; Sat., April 17, 2 p.m. 3601 Lyon (at Marina), 561-0360,

Femina Potens. "Open Eyes: Queer Film Friday": Local film series; screenings are followed by wine and vegan cookie receptions including question and answer sessions with the filmmakers. Also features a visual open mike: Submit short (five minutes or less) films or video pieces at 7:30 p.m. First Friday of every month. 2199 Market (at Sanchez), 864-1558,

Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. Mark Cantor's Giants of Jazz on Film: "The Great Jazz Singers." Sat., April 3, 8 p.m. $12-$24. 3200 California (at Presidio), 292-1200,

Mechanics' Institute Library. CinemaLit: Day and Noir: The Strange Love of Martha Ivers. Fri., April 2, 6 p.m. 57 Post (at Market), 393-0100,

Mezzanine. "Tales From Terror Town": Mon., April 5, 7 p.m. $5-$8. 444 Jessie (at Mint), 625-8880,

Museum of the African Diaspora. When Spirits Dance the Mambo: Robert (Bobby) Shepard and Marta Moreno Vega's film, followed by a Q&A. Fri., April 2, 6 p.m. 685 Mission (at Third St.), 358-7200,

Oddball Films. "Lost Animation IV": Rarities from the archive. RSVP to Fri., April 2, 8:30 p.m. $10. 275 Capp (at Mission), 558-8117,

Red Vic Movie House. The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus: Terry Gilliam's visual dazzler. Wed., March 31, 2, 4:30, 7 & 9:30 p.m. Black Dynamite: Michael Jai White is Black Dynamite. Thu., April 1, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Fri., April 2, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Sat., April 3, 2, 4, 7:15, 9:15 p.m. & midnight. The Life of Brian: Monty Python's divine comedy. Sun., April 4, 2, 4, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Mon., April 5, 2, 4, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m. My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done?: Directed by Werner Herzog and produced by David Lynch, so it's not weird or anything. Tue., April 6, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Wed., April 7, 2, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m. 1727 Haight (at Cole), 668-3994,

Roxie Theater. Breath Made Visible: Ruedi Gerber's documentary about Anna Halprin. April 2-6, 6:45 & 8:30 p.m.; April 3-4, 2:45 & 4:45 p.m. $5-$9.75. Sweetgrass: Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Ilisa Barbash's documentary about sheep and shepherds. April 2-6, 7 & 9 p.m.; April 3-4, 3 & 5 p.m. $5-$9.75. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087,

The Walt Disney Family Museum in the Presidio. April Film of the Month: Pinocchio. Starting April 1. Mondays, Wednesdays-Sundays. Continues through April 30. 104 Montgomery (at Lincoln), 345-6800,

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. "The Word and the Image: Films by Marguerite Duras": India Song. Thu., April 1, 7:30 p.m. $8. "Two Together One: Stanton Kaye & Jim McBride": Kaye's Georg and McBride's David Holzman's Diary. Presented by San Francisco Cinematheque. Fri., April 2, 7 p.m. $10. "Two Together One: Stanton Kaye & Jim McBride": McBride's My Girlfriend's Wedding and My Son's Wedding to My Sister-in-Law; Kaye's Brandy in the Wilderness. Sat., April 3, 7 p.m. $10. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787,

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