Arts + Culture

Holes in our understanding

Performer and faux queen Fauxnique's new show 'C*NT' tackles feminist mythology, pathological misogyny, and campy French philosophy.

Silent is golden

The 22nd SF Silent Film festival bring to light some breathtaking discoveries along with familiar classics.

Sgt. Pepper, UnderCover

Musical collective UnderCover tackles on the beloved 50-year-old Beatles album -- in its entirety, in a multitude of styles

Surfing the docs

East Bay punk, Russian dash-cams, 'Tokyo Idols' -- SF DocFest rides a wave of global insights.

A leap for CROSSROADS

With a new home at SFMOMA, Cinematheque's experimental CROSSROADS film fest stretches out.

Hair of the dog

Australian shocker 'Hounds of Love' scares by grounding its horror in everyday plausibility.

Now look here

"A Rare Noir is Good to Find 2" unearths international gems at the Roxie.

A crackling evening of AGITPROP!

Roxie triple feature brings back two groundbreaking movies and a television episode that still hold power, Wed/26.

Splendido Dino

Classic Italian director Dino Risi's fizzy -- and socially barbed -- films receive a daylong tribute at the Castro.

Screen Grabs: New films of note this week

SF Green Festival, New Films on Dance, 'Lost City of Z,' 'Luminous Procuress,' 'Free Fire,' and more