Anita Katz

‘Sarah and Saleem’ an effective Middle East thriller

Jerusalem-set drama is observant, suspenseful

‘Maiden’ a dazzling doc about female sailors

Film thrillingly details history-making Whitbread race

‘Beloved’ author Toni Morrison tells her story

‘Pieces I Am’ an engrossing documentary

‘Self, Made’ poses fun, provocative questions

Interactive Exploratorium show mixes science, sociology

‘Funan’ beautiful, harrowing tale

A compelling depiction of life under Khmer Rouge

‘Halston’ doesn’t dig beneath designer’s glam surface

Doc showcases fashion great’s art rather than character

Emma Thompson spins comic gold in ‘Late Night’

Writer, costar Mindy Kaling’s mainstream comedy is warm, witty

Elton John is Captain Fantastic in ‘Rocketman’

Taron Egerton plays rock superstar with joy in entertaining biopic

SFMOMA mounts major Warhol retrospective

Exhibit covers all phases of pop art giant’s career

‘Non-Fiction’ an engaging slice of literary life

Great cast buoys Olivier Assayas’ latest character-rich offering

‘Silence of Others’ a stirring doc about Franco-era survivors

Film describes efforts to come to terms with atrocities

Batra’s ‘Photograph’ is a gentle romantic dramedy

Mumbai-set tale appeals with understated storytelling

‘Long Day’s Journey Into Night’ dazzling, dreamy noir drama

Bi Gan’s sophomore feature is surreal, atmospheric

Up close with performance pioneer Suzanne Lacy

SFMOMA, YBCA spotlight California conceptual artist

‘Red Joan’ a spy tale with missed opportunities

Story lacks depth, passion — even with Judi Dench

‘Little Woods’ a compelling drama about sisters in trouble

Nia DaCosta’s feature debut a vivid look at rural middle America

Feminists’ fury rises in ‘F213’

Group show offers works by angry artists calling for change

Mike Leigh tells story of British massacre in ‘Peterloo’

Human drama celebrates the organizing spirit of democracy

Movies and more at SFFILM Festival 2019

62nd Bay Area event a far-reaching celebration of cinema

Photo play

Fun SFMOMA show explores changing methods of image delivery