San Francisco International Film Festival
Founded in 1957, the San Francisco International Film Festival is the longest-running film festival in the Americas. Held each spring for two weeks, the International is an extraordinary showcase of cinematic discovery and innovation in one of the country’s most beautiful city, featuring some 150 films and live events with more than 200 filmmakers in attendance and nearly two dozen awards presented for cinematic excellence. The Festival attracts an annual audience of more than 70,000.
Some interesting eco-documentaries include:
“Three Letters From China” about modern life in China. Show times: May 3rd 6:30pm at BAM/PFA and May 5th, 6:30pm at New People Cinema
“We Come As Friends” about industrial exploitation of Southern Sudan. Show times: May 3rd, 6pm at New People Cinema
“The Overnighters” about down and out work men finding fracking jobs in Williston, North Dakota. Show times: May 3rd, 1pm at New People Cinema
Space is limited, buy tickets online.
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