Hannah Arendt

Written by Margarethe von Trotta and Pamela Katz Starring: Barbara Sukowa, Axel Milberg, Janet McTeer Run time: 109 minutes In German and English, with English subtitles Not rated http://www.zeitgeistfilms.com/hannaharendt/ From watching “Hannah Arendt,” we learn that it is possible to  ...

Beyond Belief

The vibrant and stimulating “Beyond Belief: 100 Years of the Spiritual in Modern Art” was jointly organized by San Francisco’s Contemporary Jewish Museum and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s “SFMOMA on the Go” program. It’s the first of  ...

Mr. Selfridge, PBS

In 1909 London, American Harry Selfridge (Jeremy Piven, “Entourage”) arrives with his family from Chicago determined to modernize the London shopping experience as he did in Chicago at Marshall Field’s. The brash, bold and self-assured Selfridge finds that traditional retailers  ...

Garry Winogrand

This is the first retrospective of Winogrand’s photographs in 25 years. Jointly organized by SFMOMA and the National Gallery of Art, it’s a fabulous show with more than 300 images, a hundred of which are being shown for the first  ...

Eye Level in Iraq, SF

Falluja, Iraq, September 5, 2003. Digital inkjet print. High Museum of Art, Atlanta.Photo © by Kael Alford Eye Level in Iraq: Photographs by Kael Alford and Thorne Anderson deYoung Museum, San Francisco Feb. 9 – June 16, 2013  ...

Objects of Belief, de Young Museum, SF

Quetzalcoatl, Mexico, (Aztec), Late Postclassic (1350 – 1521 CE), Stone, 101536. Photo © Vatican Museum Objects of Belief from the Vatican: Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas de Young Museum, San Francisco Feb. 9 to Sept.  ...

The Rabbi’s Cat

The Rabbi's Cat Animated film by Joann Sfar and Antoine Delesvaux Based on the comic novel by Joann Sfar Written by Sandrina Jardel Voices: Francois Morel, Maurice Benichou, Hafsia Herzi, Francois Damiens Run Time: 89 minutes French with subtitles  ...