Film

The SF Transgender Film Festival Returns This Weekend

“The First Gay Pride Was a Riot,” is a reminder you hear…

The Filmmaker

Filmmakers love making films about filmmaking, and the fact that San Francisco…

In Search of Greatness

Though its title manages to be simultaneously too vague and too Riefenstahlian,…

Paul Dano on Working With Zoe Kazan on Wildlife

Actor Paul Dano told SF Weekly that his debut film Wildlife —…

Wings of Desire

My first breakup happened in the summer of 1990, and like all…

The War at Home

There’s been a cycle in recent years of documentaries about the social-justice…

The Guilty

If a standalone movie can somehow be a bottle episode of itself,…

San Francisco International Festival of Short Films 2018

Short films have long been the first step into filmmaking for most…

Studio 54

First things first: The poster for Matt Trynauer’s documentary Studio 54 is…

Free Solo

Few human endeavors mix the questions of “how” and “why” quite like…