Gun Hill Road

Gun Hill Road Written and Directed by Rashaad Ernesto GreenStarring Judy Reves, Esai Morales, Harmony SantanaRun Time: 88 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://www.gunhillroad.com/ “Gun Hill Road” is the opening night film of the 35th annual San Francisco International  ...

Three

Three (Drei) Written and Directed by Tim TykwerStarring Sophie Rois, Sebastian Schipper, Devid StriesowRun time: 119 minutesMPAA rating: Not RatedIn German with English subtitles Tim Tykwer is a prolific director of intelligent, adult films. "Three" is set in  ...

These Amazing Shadows

These Amazing Shadows Directed by Paul Mariano and Kurt NortonWritten by Paul Mariano and Kurt NortonRun Time: 88 minutesMPAA Rating: Unrated www.theseamazingshadows.com Do you remember That's Entertainment from the 1970s, that cavalcade of clips from popular MGM movies?  ...

The San Francisco International Film Festival Turns 54

The San Francisco International Film Festival Turns 54 http://fest11.sffs.org/ In San Francisco, a city that winces at the shortened moniker Frisco, eyebrows were no doubt slightly raised at the first sight of MTT on downtown banners several years  ...

Miral (2010)

Miral Directed by Julian SchnabelWritten by Rula Jabreal, from her novel of the same name Starring: Freida Pinto, Hiam Abbass, Alexander Siddig, Willem Dafoe, Vanessa RedgraveRun Time: 116 minutes In Arabic, Hebrew and English www.miralmovie.com Saying anything about  ...

Heartbeats

Heartbeats (Les amours imaginaires) (2010) In French with English subtitlesWritten and directed by Xavier DolanStarring Monia Chokri, Niels Schneider, Xavier DolanMPAA Rating: Not RatedRun Time: 95 minutes http://www.lesamoursimaginaires.com   Montréal is home to the largest francophone cultural  ...

When We Leave

When We Leave (Die Fremde) (2010) Directed by: Feo AladagStarring: Sibel Kekilli, Derya Alabora, Settar Tanriögen, Florian LukasMPAA Rating: Not RatedRun Time: 119 minutes in Turkish and German with English subtitles http://www.whenweleave.com/   When We Leave opens  ...

Outside the Law

Outside The Law (Hors-la- Loi) Directed by Rachid BoucharebFrance 2010Run Time: 137 minutes www.outsidethelaw.com Godard once quipped that "all you need for a movie is a girl and a gun." Rachid Bouchareb's new film Outside the Law  ...

Nénette

Nénette A documentary by Nicholas Philibert Opens Friday, January 28, in San Francisco Bay Area theaters   The great apes are a fascinating species. So like our own, the resemblance captivates us. How could we not think  ...

Budrus

Budrus Documentary by Julia BachaRun Time: 74 minutes http://www.justvision.org/budrus What would you do if someone came into your house and told you it wasn't yours, and then demolished it right in front of you? And what would you  ...