Arthouse Movie Listings June 1-7

Artists' Television Access. "Japanese Tsunami Relief": Other Cinema: Experimental short films. Sat., June 4, 8:30 p.m. $7-$10. www.othercinema.com. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.), 824-3890, www.atasite.org.

Castro Theatre. "Remembering Dame Elizabeth Taylor": The movies that matter plus a gala opening night benefit for Project Inform. Through June 1. $7.50-$25. Network and 12 Angry Men: Sidney Lumet double feature. Thu., June 2. Cruel Intentions, The Virgin Suicides, and Buffalo 66: A triple feature showing. Fri., June 3, 7:20 p.m. $12. The Love Bug: Screening of the Disney classic. Sat., June 4, noon. $.75. West Side Story: Starring Natalie Wood. Sat., June 4, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., June 5, 1, 4:15 & 7:30 p.m. $7.50-$10. Playtime: Jacques Tati's film. Mon., June 6, 7 p.m.; Tue., June 7, 5 p.m. $7.50-$10. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.thecastrotheatre.com.

Dark Room Theater. Bad Movie Night: Watchmen: "Overflowing with blue dong." Sun., June 5, 8 p.m. $5. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

de Young Museum. The Sun Also Rises: Film from 1957 based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway. Fri., June 3, 6:30 p.m. free. 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden (at JFK, in Golden Gate Park), 750-3600, www.deyoungmuseum.org.

Femina Potens. "Open Eyes: Queer Film Friday": Local film series; screenings are followed by wine and vegan cookie receptions including Q+A 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, www.feminapotens.org.

Oddball Film and Video. "The Big Beat: Dance Around the World": Films featuring the work of musicologist and filmmaker Alan Lomax including Dance and Human History (1974), Palm Play (1977), Buck Dancer (1965), and Dance Your Own Way (1958). Sat., June 4, 8 p.m. $10. 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112, www.oddballfilm.com.

Red Vic Movie House. Kill the Irishman: Directed by Jonathan Hensleigh. Wed., June 1, 2, 7:15 & 9:30 p.m. $6-$9. Paperback Dreams: Directed by Alex Beckstead. Thu., June 2, 7:30 p.m. $6-$9. Repo Man: Directed by Alex Cox. Fri., June 3, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Sat., June 4, 2, 4, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m. $6-$9. The Great Muppet Caper: Directed by Jim Henson. Sun., June 5, 2, 4, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m.; Mon., June 6, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m. $6-$9. Wayne's World: Penelope Spheeris' comedy. June 7-8, 7:15 & 9:20 p.m.; Wed., June 8, 2 p.m. 1727 Haight (at Cole), 668-3994, www.redvicmoviehouse.com.

Roxie Theater. Meek's Cutoff: Three families get lost on the Oregon Trail in 1845 and must choose between their hired guide and a Native American stranger. Through June 1. $10. Into Eternity: Through June 2, 7 & 8:45 p.m. $10. The Best and the Brightest: Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Amy Sedaris, and John Hodgman. Thu., June 2, 7 & 9 p.m. $10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Mamma Roma: Pier Paolo Pasolini's classic. June 2-4, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., June 5, 2 p.m. $8. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787, www.ybca.org.

Yerba Buena Gardens. Mini Film Series: Opens with Holy Land Hardball and includes short films by students of the Sam Spiegel Film & Television School in Jerusalem; part of the Contemporary Jewish Museum's Israel in the Gardens 2011. Sun., June 5, 11 a.m. Fourth St. & Mission, 284-9589, www.yerbabuenagardens.com.

 
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