$upercapitalist

$upercapitalist Directed by Simon Yin Starring: Linus Roache, Kenneth Tsang, Derek Ting, Richard Ng, Kathy Uyen Screenplay by Derek Ting Run time: 96 minutes MPAA Rating: Not rated http://supercapitalist.net/ “$upercapitalist” exposes the heady, fast-paced, amoral world of New  ...

The War Around Us

Al Jazeera footage of the horrors of the war in Gaza permeates "The War Around Us" The War Around Us A documentary directed by Abdallah OmeishRun Time: 75 minutes www.thewararoundus.com "Passionate" is hardly the word that comes to mind  ...

The Imposter

Will the real Nicholas Barclay please stand up? The Imposter (2012) Directed by Bart LaytonStarring: Adam O'Brian, Anna Ruben, Frederic Bourdin, Carey GibsonRun Time: 95 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R This strange and intriguing documentary-style film is based on the  ...

Farewell My Queen

Farewell My Queen Directed by: Benoît Jacquot Written by: Gilles Taurand and Benoît Jacquot, based on the novel by Chantal ThomasStarring: Léa Seydoux, Diane Kruger, Virginie LedoyenIn French with English subtitlesRun Time: 99 minutesMPAA rating: Rated R http://cohenmedia.net/coming-soon/farewell-my-queen/  ...

The 2012 San Francisco Silent Film Festival

Louise Brooks as Lulu in "Pandora's Box" The San Francisco Silent Film Festival The Castro Theater, San FranciscoJuly 12-15, 2012 www.silentfilm.org by Renata Polt The thing about silent films, as anyone who saw last year's Oscar-winning "The Artist" knows,  ...

Neil Young Journeys

The sexagenarian singer/songwriter Neil Young Neil Young Journeys (2011) Directed by: Jonathan Demme Starring: Neil Young Run Time: 87 minutes MPAA Rating: Rated PG Neil Young Journeys movie website "Neil Young Journeys" is an interesting documentary film  ...

Elles

Elles Juliette Binoche as a journalist researching female prositution in "Elles" Directed by Malgoska SzumowskaWritten by Malgoska Szumowska and Tine ByrckelStarring: Juliette Binoche, Joanna Kulig, Anaïs Demoustier, Louis-Do de LencquesaingRun Time: 96 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated NC-17 http://elles-movie.com/ Back in  ...

Hysteria

Hysteria Directed by: Tanya WexlerWritten by: Stephen Dyer and Jonah Lisa Dyer from a story by Howard GenslerStarring: Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllenhall, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones, Rupert EverettRunning time: 95 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R http://www.sonyclassics.com/hysteria/ In the 1880s,  ...

Eric Rohmer Double Feature in SF

Marie Rivière in Rohmer's "Le rayon vert" A Double Feature of Eric Rohmer Films in San Francisco May 19-24 at the San Francisco Film Society Cinema by Beverly Berning Cinema's greatest moral philosopher, the French filmmaker Eric Rohmer,  ...

Where Do We Go Now?

Nadine Labaki starring "Where Do We Go Now?", a film she also directed and co-wrote Where Do We Go Now? Directed by Nadine LabakiWritten by: Nadine Labaki, with Rodney Al Haddid, Thomas Bidegain, Jihad Hojeily, Sam MounierStarring: Claude Baz  ...