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Lights, camera, Mill Valley

SCREEN GRABS In the Bay Area we’re fortunate to have arthouses, film festivals and other outlets providing year-round access to movies not typically on...

Resurrecting the mighty Alhambra

SCREEN GRABS Designed inside and out by Timothy Pfleuger (who also created fellow art deco movie palaces the Castro and Paramount, among other Bay...

A shambling wreck, self-skewered

The titular subject of fellow Austrian Andreas Horvath’s scandalous documentary — you can fully indulge the lurid expectations raised by John Waters calling it...

You’ve never seen (or heard) ‘Showgirls’ like this

ONSTAGE  Recognized as an instant camp classic -- as well as a commercial disaster and artistic WTF -- upon its initial 1995 release, Paul...

15 years in, DocFest opens eyes and minds

SCREEN GRABS When SF DocFest (running June 2-16 at various venues) launched 15 years ago, it didn’t seem all that sure a thing. Yes, impresario...

SF Silent Film Festival screens for the times

By Dennis Harvey Every summer the Castro Theater fills with patrons — some of whom fly across the country or further for the occasion —...