San Francisco Jewish Film Festival 37, Week 2

Highlights of the second week of the 37th Jewish Film Festival look…

Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

Movies are pure artifice, but they still wouldn’t work if not for…

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival 37, Week 1

In its big 37th year, the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival again…

Dawson City: Frozen Time

The found-footage cycle has mostly played out by now, but that doesn’t…

The Last Dalai Lama?

Especially relevant in these days when, for many people, any expression of…

Nowhere to Hide

Despite being saddled with a generic title that makes it sound like…

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

The new documentary by Hoop Dreams and Life Itself director Steve James,…

Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan

On Oct. 18, 2014, fans sprinkled rose petals outside of Wendy Whelan’s…

SF DocFest, Week 2

There are still plenty of truth-mines out there to uncover, and SF…

Dead Alive: The Grateful Dead’s Long Strange Trip

Directed by Amir Bar-Lev and executive-produced by Martin Scorsese, Long Strange Trip…