What happens when an artsy film guy who has gone way into debt hooks up with a school that doesn't know how to run a nonprofit theater? We hope it has a happy ending.
A play about a play performed in a mental institution: Is it any wonder it's nutty?
The year in local film, plus the passing of a cinematic champion
Distributors still don't honeymoon with small romantic comedies
It's easy to be positive about the upcoming year in local film
Michael Fox recaps the best in Bay Area film for 2002 and recounts the first annual awards handed out by the S.F. Film Critics Circle
Philip Kaufman directs Ashley Judd in a new thriller set in San Francisco
Julia Roberts' next film will be shot, and set, in San Francisco
It was a bad year for local independent movie theaters
An annual conference that helps indie filmmakers finance their projects gets canceled -- for lack of funding
Opening Dates for Megamovies; Julian Schnabel
Philip Kaufman's Quills is a harsh, lush lecture on sensuality and censorship
Eyes Wide Shut and Stonewall
Michael Sragow finds eight good films, and countless condescending duds, in a year at the movies
Using detailed instructions from Orson Welles, film editor and sound designer Walter Murch has remade "the best B-movie ever" -- Welles' Touch of Evil