“Faust”: Every Single One of Us Has an Adaptation Inside

Though he's made several other films, director Alexander Sokurov will probably always…

    Wed Apr 16th, 2014 4:00am By Sherilyn Connelly

Spatter Patterns

The Synesthesia Film Festival is a new monthly screening night with a…

    Wed Mar 26th, 2014 4:00am By Devin Holt

Kids with Cameras

A celebrated abstract sculptor who came to prominence in the 1950s, Ruth…

    Wed Mar 12th, 2014 4:00am By Silke Tudor

“Hank: Five Years from the Brink”: Our Economic Cassandra Finally Gets Heard

“Complexity is not a good thing in finance.” This is one of…

    Wed Feb 19th, 2014 4:00am By Sherilyn Connelly

Amateur Hour

Amateur porn has always been a tricky proposition at best, since the…

    Wed Feb 19th, 2014 4:00am By Sherilyn Connelly

Blooming Movies

The so-called “New Korean Films” being shown at the Roxie tonight aren't…

    Wed Jan 8th, 2014 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“A Touch of Sin”: Chinese Revenge Epic Plays It Brutal

Who knew writer-director Jia Zhangke, the pre-eminent purveyor of cinematic China-in-transition poetry,…

    Wed Jan 1st, 2014 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“At Berkeley”: The History of the University, in Real Time

Now here's another of documentary maven Frederick Wiseman's thick slices of institutional…

    Wed Dec 4th, 2013 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?”: Michel Gondry on Noam Chomsky?

How odd: a film about Noam Chomsky by Michel Gondry. And how…

    Wed Nov 27th, 2013 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

ODE TO AN INNOVATOR

The San Francisco Transgender Film Festival is both bitter and sweet this…

    Wed Oct 30th, 2013 4:00am By Devin Holt