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Arthouse Movie Listings November 9-15 

Wednesday, Nov 9 2011
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Artists' Television Access. Brazil on Screen: Showing Brazilian contemporary films: O Vermelha Luz do Bandido (The Bandit's Red Light) followed by Rogério Sganzerla's 1968 film O Bandido da Luz Vermelha (The Red Light Bandit). Fri., Nov. 11, 8 p.m. $6-$10. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.), 824-3890, www.atasite.org.

The Castro Theatre. Annie Hall and Hannah and Her Sisters: Part of Woody Wednesdays, a double feature of films by Woody Allen. Wed., Nov. 9. $7.50-$10. 3rd i's South Asian Film Festival: Bollywood and Beyond: Five days of shorts, documentaries, and feature films from South Asia and the South Asian Diaspora. Beginning at the Roxie Cinema and continuing at the Castro Theatre. Nov. 9-13. $25-$110. www.thirdi.org/festival. The Man Who Fell to Earth: Film by Nicolas Roeg, with David Bowie in his acting debut. Thu., Nov. 10. $7.50-$10. Ferngully: The Last Rainforest, Romancing The Stone, and Ishtar: a triple feature. Part of Midnights For Maniacs. Fri., Nov. 11. $12. Flash Gordon and Dune: Double feature of films by Mike Hodges and David Lynch. Sun., Nov. 13. $7.50-$10. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.castrotheatre.com.

Dark Room Theater. Tron: Legacy: Part of the "Bad Movie Night" series. Sun., Nov. 13, 8 p.m. $5. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

Embarcadero Center Cinema. Revenge of the Electric Car: Documentary on auto-industry efforts to manufacture alternate-powered vehicles. Through Nov. 10. $8.25-$10.50. 36th annual American Indian Film Festival: Premiering over 100 films from American Indian and Canada First Nation communities. Sat., Nov. 12, noon. $6-$20. www.aifisf.com. 1 Embarcadero Center (at Davis), 267-4893, www.landmarktheatres.com.

Multiple San Francisco locations. 3rd I South Asian Film Festival: Bollywood and Beyond: Films from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tibet, and USA. Venues include the Roxie Theater and the Castro Theatre. Nov. 9-13. www.thirdi.org/festival

Oddball Film and Video. "Monkey Time! Apes, Chimps and Gorillas": Selections include Lancelot Link: Secret Chimp, Chimps in Training and Show Business, Chimp the Cowboy, Monkeys, Apes, and Man: The Chasm, and Snow Monkeys of Japan. Free bananas are provided, as well as free admission for people in full monkey or ape costumes. Fri., Nov. 11, 8 p.m. $10. "Seven Deadly Sins, Over Easy": Guest curator Lynn Cursaro presents works that re-examine greed, lust, vanity, sloth/despair, gluttony, envy, and wrath, including Hunger/La Faim (1974), A Bundle of Blues (1933), Envy (1974), Modern Makeup #4 (1951), and Big Business (1929). Sat., Nov. 12, 8 p.m. $10. 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112, www.oddballfilm.com.

Roxie Theater. Gainsbourg: The Man Who Loved Women : A film dedicated to Serge Gainsbourg by director Pascal Forneri. Through Nov. 17. $6.50-$10. 863-1087. Bowwow Film Festival: Roxie Goes to the Dogs: Films about dogs as well as dog adoptions and appearances by filmmakers and canine stars. Sat., Nov. 12. Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life: Film based on the life of French singer-songwriter Serge Gainsbourg. Through Nov. 17. $6.50-$10. Public Speaking: A documentary about Fran Lebowitz. Mon., Nov. 14; Tue., Nov. 15. $6.50-$10. 863-1087. Nothing But the Beat: Documentary on French music producer and DJ David Guetta. Tue., Nov. 15. $6.50-$10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

San Francisco Film Society Screen. The San Francisco International Animation Festival: Showing animation films and more. Thu., Nov. 10 through Sun., Nov. 13. $11-$20. 525-8600. New People Cinema, 1746 Post (at Laguna), 561-5000, www.sffs.org.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Tacita Dean's Craneway Event: A film portrait of late choreographer Merce Cunningham. Thu., Nov. 10, 7 p.m. $10. 151 3rd St., 357-4000, www.sfmoma.org.

The Vortex Room. The Vortex Incarnate: Satan-themed films include Bedazzled (1967) and The Car (1977). Thu., Nov. 10, 8 p.m. $6.66. 1082 Howard (at Seventh St.), www.myspace.com/thevortexroom.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Urbanized: A documentary on the design of major cities. Through Nov. 10. $10. 978-2787. Imagecity: Selections from Video Cubano: Recent video works from The 8th Floor featuring artists based in Cuba. Thursdays-Sundays; First Tuesday of every month. Continues through Jan. 17. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787, www.ybca.org.

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