Stories about Phones

10 years later, H.P. Mendoza’s ‘Fruit Fly’ plays a very changed San Francisco

Closing out CAAMFest, the joyous 2010 film shows startling skylines and scrappy artists. Oh, and it's a singalong.

Puff: Toast 420—pandemic-style!

We may miss out on cannabis communion—but we can still swing into the spirit of the holiday.

Noise Pop snaps, crackles, and jangles with surprises and new favorites

Sarchasm, Habibi, Seablite, DJ QBert, Angelica Garcia, Helado Negro, Tré Burt, and many more filled a week with great music.

Last-minute campaign intelligence — and Election Night Parties

Pelosi is suddenly campaigning, big money in a judicial race, the value of late voting, and where to spend your Tuesday evening .... that's The Agenda for March 2-8

Review: A dash of variety and joy in SF Ballet’s ‘Classical (Re)Vision’

This 'tasting flight of contemporary ballet' highlights the company's resilient, welcoming spirit.

A 24/7 switchboard connecting participants to ‘The Dead Woman’

In 'A morta,' Cinthia Marcelle fuses art, theater, and telecommunication—and yes, you can play at home.

For thriller ‘Uncut Gems,’ an electronic soundtrack of erupting chakras

Daniel Lopatin's work for the Adam Sandler hit is full of foreboding synth-squelches—and harks back to 70s classics.

Bingeing on dystopia: The politico-cultural decade in review

Foresight is 2020. So what do we make of the fraught and contradictory 2010s, our last chance?

Screen Grabs: Monsters (and wonders) of history awaken

Day of Silents, Romanian classics, a restored French Nazi thriller, Lost Landscapes of San Francisco, and more in cinemas

Foreign Correspondent: A New Arab Spring in Lebanon and Iraq

Once again, people in the Middle East want democratic reforms and an end to corruption and foreign domination