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Look out

From Whitney Houston to the South African bush, this year's Frameline LGBTQ Film Festival is huge in topical and emotional scope.

Silent is golden

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

Surfing the docs

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

Now look here

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

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

Watch out — it’s SFIFF!

Devils, defenders, and the Dead: our guide to the 60th annual San Francisco International Film Fest.

Screen Grabs: Three new films of note

Quick looks at a mermaid comedy horror musical, and animated "zucchini," and Gael Garcia Bernal's latest.

Dive into Indiefest

The sprawling film fest has just as many gems -- and parties -- in its 19th year.

Lit: A reluctant sleuth searches for the heart of SF

PI Bill Haywood can't keep his shoes tied -- but he is redefining the Black detective genre. An interview with author John Goins