Movies shot on cellphones. Downloadable features. In its 50th year, the S.F. International Film Festival looks to the future of filmmaking and film-watching.
The view from the top at the 49th San Francisco International Film Festival
Finding a little humor amid the pathos
Feeling dubious about Reese Witherspoon, and other insights from film historian David Thomson
Another top programmer leaves the S.F. International Film Festival
In the indie film Exploding Oedipus, a young man tries to escape from life by moving to an S.F. transient hotel.
S.F. International Film Festival; Brian Gordon; Elias Merhige
Night and the City; Nightfall; The Night of the Shooting Stars
Cold Heaven; The American Friend
Pipsqueak Pfollies and Raining Stones