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Arthouse Movie Listings June 20-26, 2012 

Wednesday, Jun 20 2012
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Artists' Television Access. Beard Club: A documentary about beards. Fri., June 22, 8 p.m. $10. Dona Flor e Seus Dois Maridos: A woman's deceased husband comes back to haunt her once she remarries. Part of Brazilian Voices of Cinema. Sun., June 24, 8 p.m. $6. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.), 824-3890, www.atasite.org.

Balboa Theater. Best of Drugs: A screening of drug education clips, films, and PSAs presented by Texas-based comedian Owen Egerton. Thu., June 21, 7:30 p.m. $7.50-$10. 3630 Balboa (at 38th Ave.), 221-2184, www.balboamovies.com.

The Castro Theatre. Pina and Cave of Forgotten Dreams: A documentary double feature about German dance choreographer Pina Bausch and Werner Herzog's expedition to the Chauvet Cave in France. June 26-27. $7.50-$10. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.castrotheatre.com.

Dark Room Theater. Twilight Zone Live: Season 9: Two episodes per weekend. Includes: "Nick of Time," "From Agnes with Love," "Dead Run," and "16 mm. Shrine." Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Through June 30. $20. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

San Francisco Film Society | New People Cinema. The Woman in the Fifth: A thriller involving a kidnapped writer in Paris. Through June 21. $8-$11. Found Memories: A meditation on aging and memory in a Brazilian town. June 22-28. $8-$11. The Story of Film: An Odyssey, Part 4: European New Wave (1960s); New Directors, New Form (1960s): A documentary about film. Sat., June 23. $8. 1746 Post (at Webster), 525-8630, www.sffs.org.

Oddball Films. Guy Trouble: A program of vintage films about men. Includes: He's Mentally Retarded (1975), Boys Aware (1973), and Sex Hygiene (1941). Thu., June 21, 8 p.m. $10. $10. Come Fly with Me!: An evening of vintage travel films. Includes Pan Am's World (1966), Rhumba Holiday (1947), and Polynesian Holiday (1955). Fri., June 22, 8 p.m. $10. 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112, www.oddballfilms.com, RSVP to programming@oddballfilm.com.

Roxie Theater. Marley: A documentary about Bob Marley. Mondays-Saturdays. Through June 21. $6.50-$10. Frameline36: Films include: Head On, 365 without 377, The Watermelon Woman, The Right to Love: An American Family, Submerged Queer Spaces, Look at Me Again, Mississippi: I Am, Mystery Date, Strong!, Die Standing Up, Generations: Youth and Elders Making Movies, Queermation, Fourplay, Us: A Family Album, It's Complicated, Yes or No!, Girl or Boy, My Sex Is Not My Gender, Dearly Beloved, Arisan! The Sequel, Children of Srikandi, and What's in a Name. Through June 23. admission varies. www.frameline.org. How to Grow a Band: A documentary about the Punch Brothers. Mondays-Saturdays. Through June 21. $6.50-$10. The Sinister Urge and Girl on the Run: Double feature: A murder mystery in the porn industry, and a murder at a burlesque theater. Fri., June 22. Ultrasonic: A music teacher and his brother investigate a noise they think is a government conspiracy. June 22-28. $6.50-$10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Futurist Life Redux and New Skin for the Old Ceremony: Part of Films of Many Parts: Eleven contemporary film and video artists produce their own renderings of original works. Thu., June 21, 7 p.m. $5. 151 Third St. (at Minna), 357-4000, www.sfmoma.org.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Obscene: A film biography of Barney Rosset, the publisher of Grove Press and the Evergreen Review. Thu., June 21, 7:30 p.m. $8. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787, www.ybca.org.

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