Stories about Screen Grabs

Screen Grabs: Build your own silent film festival

Fairbanks, Murnau, Pabst, and more bring a golden age to your home screen. Plus a new Ferlinghetti doc and more

Screen Grabs: In the grip of hard truths—both political and personal

The Truth, Disclosure, Mr. Jones, and a slew of documentaries tackle everything from Soviet famine to Las Vegas shooting

Screen Grabs: Cinema’s future in doubt, but these world classics endure

Groundbreaking films from Hungary, breathtaking Chilean trilogy, an erotic Brazilian treat—plus a night at the drive-in.

Screen Grabs: ’90s UK rave scene springs back to life in ‘Beats’

Plus: an excellent 'The Audition," brassy Ella Fitzgerald doc, dance-based 'Aviva," "The Last Tree" and more new movies

Screen Grabs: Frameline’s Pride Showcase cruises onto your laptop

The world's largest LGBTQ film fest shrinks to fit personal screens, but it's no less fabulous in reach and depth.

Screen Grabs: Trans films to the front for Pride

Plus: Miss Juneteenth, Babyteeth, Yourself and Yours, Runner, and more new movies to stream.

Screen Grabs: Two movies so bad they’re (almost) good

Plus: Religious quandaries and LGBTQ issues, the vanishing of the bees, more films to check out

Screen Grabs: For Pride, where to find SF’s queer film fests online

Frameline, Queer Women of Color, and Transgender Film Fests light up screens. Plus: Mr. Topaze, Zana, more movies.

Screen Grabs: Black history and protest films to stream now

Plus: Judy & Punch, Ursula von Rydingsvard, This Teacher, Cineola Film Festival, and more new movies.

Screen Grabs: Revisit the glitzy disaster of ‘Showgirls’

A surprising look at the cult legend. Plus: A dark Shirley Jackson tale, Abel Ferrera returns, and two juicy thrillers.