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The 58th SF Intl Film Festival: Day 3 – Barbara Loden's "Wanda"

It’s back to the Castro Theatre for day 3 with a 35mm transfer of Barbara Loden‘s shot on 16mm film from 1970, “Wanda”. On hand to give a special introduction of the film, and to oversell it as well, was the Telluride Film Festival’s 2015 guest director and highly acclaimed author… 493 more words


2015 Lesbians Who Tech Summit

Celesbians! Spaceships! Werther’s!

3 seemingly unrelated things I wasn’t expecting to find at the 2nd annual Lesbians Who Tech Summit in San Francisco. But I did find them, and they MADE MY DAY. 751 more words

Rando Writing

Know Your Circle: A Conversation With Jan Wahl

by Michael Guillén

Founded in 2002, the San Francisco Film Critics Circle is comprised of critics from both mainstream and alternative Bay Area publications, broadcast radio and television, and online venues. 2,908 more words


Guten Tag! Eclecticism Rules the Screen at Berlin and Beyond

by Richard von Busack

Among the myriad film fests in the Bay Area, Berlin and Beyond is one of the most eclectic and daring—its criteria is nothing less than films made in a language spoken by 100 million people. 1,198 more words


Noir City 13: ‘Til Death Do Us Part

by Kelly Vance

Even as film noir has gained popularity with audiences recently, an old complaint about it surfaces from time to time: That it’s more or less a “boys’ club,” 1,763 more words


About The Bay: Carrying A Tune At The Castro Theatre's Sing-Alongs

SAN FRANCISO (KCBS)— Most movie theaters encourage quiet, but not when you’re at a musical sing-along at the Castro Theatre.

It’s in the dark and you’re part of a crowd, so it’s pretty anonymous singing along to songs from… 188 more words


Castro Theatre - San Francisco

A Historic Landmark in San Francisco and situated in the Heart of the Castro District. When we visited San Francisco in April this year, we stayed just up the hill from this landmark. 90 more words