Film & Photography

11 Jun 2021

Magic Lantern Film Series on Kerouac Alley: A Night of Cacophony

As North Beach awakens from its pandemic hibernation, Magic Lantern film events return to Kerouac Alley.  Lights, tables, chairs, and a screen transform this narrow street, between Vesuvio and City Lights, into a mesmerizing outdoor theater. On June 16th, filmmaker Steve Mobia and culture-jamming icon John Law—both survivors of the

P Segal - Bohemian Archivist 0
07 Jun 2021

Sexy Stuff to Do This Week: Stripper History, Steamy Storytelling, and Sinful Summer Shows!

Every Tuesday our subscribers get this awesome roundup in their inboxes. You should sign up right here to make sure you never miss a thing. Ah, summer in The City! The nudists are out and about in the Haight and the Castro, the parks are full of stripped-down singles peacocking

Lizzie Locker - Events Editor 0
04 Jun 2021

The Best of June On Netflix

Despite it being June, Netflix is a bit light on Pride-related programming.  However, that doesn’t mean Netflix’s new programming will be boring.  Some ot this month’s offerings will take interested viewers to Iceland, Japan, Vietnam, South Africa, or even the Messier 87 galaxy.  Prepare to say goodbye to a beloved

0
04 Jun 2021

SF DocFest Turns 20 and This Year’s Lineup is Awesome!

Documentaries have always been a staple of film festival programming.  What makes the scrappy San Francisco Documentary Film Festival (hereafter “SF DocFest”) a treasure to SF Bay Area filmgoers is its willingness to take that extra step to show films a little more out there than bog standard documentaries.  Over

0
30 May 2021

This Week’s Fun Stuff: Mostly Movie Magic, With Plenty of Pride on the Side!

Every Tuesday our subscribers get this awesome roundup in their inboxes. You should sign up right here to makes sure you never miss a thing. It’s the first day of Pride month, the sun is shining on our sequins and glitter, and The City is gearing up for a summer full of

Lizzie Locker - Events Editor 0
28 May 2021

We Wanna Send You to Pride Movie Night at Oracle Park

Frameline and San Francisco Pride present the first-ever Pride Movie Night at Oracle Park on June 11 & 12! TICKETS ON SALE NOW at sfpride.org/movienight Movies include:⁠⁠ Friday, June 11: “In the Heights”⁠⁠ Saturday, June 12: “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie” ⁠⁠ Pre-movie festivities will take place each evening at Oracle Park

Lizzie Locker - Events Editor 0
28 May 2021

Review: “Tell Them We Were Here”

Where can art be found?  The “art as commodity” mentality would have you believe it’s found only on exhibit in institutional settings such as galleries and museums.  Alternately, this mentality says the paintings and sculptures rich collectors buy or sell should definitely be considered art.  But what if art could

0
28 May 2021

The Best Of June On Hulu

June means Pride Month, and Hulu’s ready for it.  This month features an acclaimed documentary about transgender teen athletes, a French drama about an elderly lesbian couple, and a new season of a teen dramedy about an out high school athlete. Other highlights of the month include new seasons of

0