Arthouse Movie Listings January 16-22, 2013
Artists' Television Access. The Best of Periwinkle Cinema 2012: The Year in Review: A roundup of queer, experimental films. Wed., Jan. 16, 8 p.m. $6. OpenScreening: The only monthly open submissions screening in the Bay Area. Thu., Jan. 17, 8 p.m. $5. Heritage: The S.F. premierr of Cate Giordano's two-years-in-the-making Heritage, along with a selection of her short film work. Fri., Jan. 18, 8 p.m. $6. 992 Valencia, 824-3890, atasite.org.
The Castro Theatre. Holy Motors and Being John Malkovich: A double feature on a soulful journey by limousine through Paris, and a puppeteer who taps a portal into John Malkovich's brain. Wed., Jan. 16. $8.50-$11. Taxi Driver and Drive: A car-themed double feature. Thu., Jan. 17, 7 p.m. $8.50-$11. Thunderbirds Are Go amd Team America: World Police: Fri., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. $8.50-$11. Django: Frank Nero finds himself in a conflict between Mexican gangsters and racist Yankee thugs in this spaghetti western. Fri., Jan. 18, 11 p.m. $8.50-$11. Tess and Rosemary's Baby: A Roman Polanski double feature. Sun., Jan. 20, 5 p.m. $8.50-$11. Wattstax and Something from Nothing: A double feature in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Mon., Jan. 21. $8.50-$11. Chasing Mavericks and Bones Brigade: Double documentary feature on surfer Jay Moriarty and skateboarders. Tue., Jan. 22, 7 p.m. $8.50-$11. 429 Castro, 621-6120, castrotheatre.com.
Dark Room Theater. Snow White and the Huntsman : A remake of the Snow White fairy tale, part of Bad Movie Night's summer blockbuster theme. Sun., Jan. 20, 8 p.m. $6.99. 2263 Mission, 401-7987, darkroomsf.com.
Oddball Films. End of the Reel: An Oddball Memoriam 2012: Featuring films such as La Jetée (1962), In the Night Kitchen (1975), and Monkees Outtakes (1966). Thu., Jan. 17, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to email@example.com. Portholes to the Past: An exploration of and tribute to the ancient imagination, centered on (but not limited to) classical Greek mythology. Fri., Jan. 18, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. 275 Capp, 558-8112, oddballfilm.com.
Roxie Theater. Only the Young: Follows the story of three teenagers that live in a small desert town in Southern California. Through Jan. 17. $6.50-$10. The Law in these Parts: The mechanics of an evolving military occupation reveal themselves through a series of first-ever interviews with Israeli judges, prosecutors, and legal advisers of the West Bank and Gaza strip. Jan. 18-24. $6.50-$10. How to Survive a Plague: Documentary about the AIDS epidemic and activist group ACT UP. Fri., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. $6.50-$10. 3117 16th St., 863-1087, roxie.com.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). The Projected Self: Performance-based videos from the media arts collection. Featuring Peter Campus, Joan Jonas, Stephen Laub, and Steina. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through March 5. Free with museum admission. 151 Third St., 357-4000, sfmoma.org.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Hellbound?: A documentary about our conceptions of hell. Jan. 17-20. $8-$10. 701 Mission, 978-2787, ybca.org.