Mountain Blood

Mountain Blood (Bergblut) Directed by: Phillip J. PamerStarring: Inga Birkenfeld, Wolfgang Menardi, Manfred-Anton Algrang, Verena Buratti, Gerd AnthoffMPAA Rating: Not RatedRun time: 120 minutes [Mountain Blood is playing at San Francisco's Castro Theatre January 16th at 6:30pm as  ...

German Gems

German Gems: A Weekend of New German Cinema For the second year in a row, San Francisco will be home to a three-day festival of contemporary German-language films, all of which will play at the city's historic Castro Theater  ...

The Architect

The Architect (Der Architekt) Directed by: Ina WeisseStarring: Josef Bierbichler, Hilde Van Mieghem, Matthias Schweighöfer, Sandra Hüller, Sophie Rois, Lucas ZolgarRun Time: 93 minutesMPAA Rating: Not RatedIn German with English subtitles A woman trudges through the mountain snow  ...

Culturevulture Film Critics’ TOP TEN Films of 2010

Culturevulture Film Critics Pick Their TOP TEN of 2010 As everyone knows, making top ten lists is mostly a personal affair, so Culturevulture's Film Review section continues its tradition (yes, for the second year in a row) of  ...

Somewhere

Somewhere Written and Directed by Sofia CoppolaStarring: Stephen Dorff, Elle FanningRun Time: 98 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R http://www.focusfeatures.com/somewhere Although perhaps still more famous for being the daughter of Francis Ford Coppola, Sofia Coppola is quietly and insistently staking  ...

Tiny Furniture

Tiny Furniture Written and Directed by Lena DunhamStarring: Lena Dunham, Laurie Simmons, Alex Karpovsky, Jemima Kirke, David Call, Grace DunhamRun Time: 99 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://www.tinyfurniture.com/ The writer, director and star of "Tiny Furniture," Lena Dunham,  ...

18 Films from the Arab Film Festival 2010

Muhammed at the Apartheid Wall in "Shooting Muhammed" 18 Films from The Arab Film Festival October 14-24, 2010www.arabfilmfestival.org Time weighs on all of us, and it's the business of art to make our heavy labors light. One can't  ...

Inside Job

Paul Volcker, whisky in hand, sits for an interview in "Inside Job." Inside Job (2010) Written and directed by Charles FergusonRun Time: 108 minutesMPAA Rating: PG-13 (See video preview below.) Inside Job is an excoriating indictment of the investment  ...

You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Gemma Jones (left) and Naomi Watts in Woody Allen's You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Written and directed by Woody AllenStarring: Gemma Jones, Naomi Watts, Lucy Punch, Pauline Collins,  ...