Distancias Cortas (Walking Distance)

That a tiny, heartfelt picture like Alejandro Guzmán Alvarez’s Distancias Cortas (Walking…

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

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

Past Life

“How well do you really know your father?” That was the tagline…

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…

SF DocFest, Week 1

If you read SF Weekly’s film section on a regular basis, you…

Churchill

Both the June 1944 Normandy landings and Prime Minister Winston Churchill have…

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk

It’s intellectually dishonest to accuse a proponent of an ethos of hypocrisy…

Dead Alive: The Grateful Dead’s Long Strange Trip

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

The Commune

Thomas Vinterberg’s The Commune may look like a Danish take on The…