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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...

Orgiastic plantations: M. Lamar’s ‘Negrogothic’ visions of slavery

Provocative singer-artist returns with a phantasmagoric installation at SFAI, through February. By Marke B.   FEBRUARY 11, 2015 -- A necessary reappraisal of the horrors of  slavery and...

POLITICS ON TUESDAY: Dufty, again? Kelly, again? And what tech could really do to change its image

By Tim Redmond Wouldn’t it be crazy if Bevan Dufty, who has redeemed himself somewhat among progressives as the mayor’s homeless services coordinator, decided to...

FIVE THINGS you really, really want to do today

By Caitlin Donohue  BOOK & JOB GALLERY HOLIDAY MARKET Caffeinate, shop zines and local goods, and check those giftees off your list at this gallery’s...