Movies and TV

Frameline44 revisits LGBTQ+ lessons from the past

Varied film lineup addresses themes that reverberate today


‘American Pathogen’ chronicles Trump’s catastrophic response to COVID-19

YouTube doc urges voters to consider president’s malfeasance around health crises

Fort Mason to open pop-up drive-in

Wide variety of movies offered on extra bright, high definition screen

  • Sep 4, 2020

‘Mole Agent,’ ‘Critical Thinking,’ ‘Measure for Measure’

Films focus on senior spies, teen chess players, Australian gangsters

Exclamation nation with ‘Get Duked!,’ ‘Centigrade,’ ‘Mr. Soul!’

With big movies hard to see locally, here are three exciting alternatives

New this week: ‘Stage Mother,’ ‘Chemical Hearts, ‘Watch List’

Films showcase various heroines dealing with loss

Documentarian Anne Flatté introduces inspirational musicians in ‘River City Drumbeat’

San Francisco filmmaker Anne Flatté remembers when physical location was everything to…

‘Project Power,’ ‘Spree,’ ‘Boys State,’ ‘Bombardier Blood,’ ‘Jazz on a Summer’s Day’

Two Hollywood movies, three documentaries will pump your adrenaline and tickle your brain

Streams go wild, from ‘King Lear’ to ‘Three’s Company’

‘Quack,’ ‘Paris Effect’ also worth checking out

‘She Dies Tomorrow,’ ‘La Llorona,’ ‘I Used to Go Here’

Two creative sci-fi, horror flicks, one amiable comedy

International Ocean Film Festival begins online screenings

Features, shorts, talks programmed for July 30 to Aug. 9

New on demand: ‘Tijuana Jackson,’ ‘The Fight,’ ‘Around the Sun’

Digital films explore those trying to help and those just trying to figure it all out

‘Go-Go’s’ doc details rise of pop punk darlings

Group archivist is drummer Gina Schock

‘Radioactive,’ ‘Rental,’ ‘Yes, God, Yes’ new this week

Science, slashers and teen sexuality in latest films on demand

Jewish Film Institute serves up ‘Cinegogue Summer Days’

Four-day fest offers drive-in, digital screenings

War or horror in ‘Painted Bird,’ ‘Ghosts of War,’ ‘Carmilla’

Films set in the past deliver scares yet are rich with empathy

‘Guest of Honour,’ ‘Beach House,’ Hong Kong Cinema

Releases from Atom Egoyan, Jeffrey A. Brown, SFFilm