Stories about Horror

What to see at the 35th SF Jewish Film Festival

Don't schvitz! From Hitchcock to DJ AM, here are six essential picks from the sprawling annual cinematic feast, beginning Thu/23. By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS The 35th Annual...

Club is Hell in Thrillpeddlers’ latest hoot

Hilarious glam rock musical 'Club Inferno' literally drags us through Dante, now through Sept. 12.  By Marke B.  ONSTAGE/PARTY RADAR I've written about debaucherous parties for 20...

Art Looks: Hardcore Cronenberg, Beast Crawl, Monster Drawing Rally, ‘Making a Scene,’ Symphony at Pier 27…

Colorful arts and culture events and happenings of note this week, July 8-13. By Marke B.  ART LOOKS After a too-long absence (about 10 years), Burning Man...

At the Conference of Mayors, gun control and Airbnb

The people who run our cities are awfully cautious about calling for controls on handguns. But oh, some of them love Aibnb By Tim Redmond JUNE...

A perspective: Owning white privilege — and fronting poverty

Another way of looking at the media horror show that is the Rachel Dolezal story By Tiny JUNE 16, 2015 -- “White culture isn’t good for anyone,...

Now watch this: our essential SFIFF58 guide, part 1

Mommy horror, obsolescent humans, anti-trafficking activism, and the latest from Jenni Olsen and Guy Madden at the SF International Film Fest. By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN...

Peaches Christ dives back ‘Underground,’ with wild shorts

San Francisco Underground Short Film Fest brings mayhem, creativity, fierce looks to Victoria Theatre, Fri/17. By Marke B. SCREEN GRABS You'll smile. You'll scream. You just...

Keep watch at Crossroads, new visions await

Cinematheque's treasured annual festival brings more than 50 experimental filmmakers to Victoria Theatre's screen, April 10-12.   By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS My first exposure to...

Tom’s Town: Why we need late-night transit

By Tom Temprano FEBRUARY 27, 2015 -- I took a trip to New York for Valentines Day and much of my time there was spent...

Party Radar: Wild Hearts Edition

The week’s choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Feb. 12-18, 2015 By Marke B. PARTY RADAR I don't know when Valentine's Day turned into New Year's Eve, but...