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Thursday, September 21

Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Castro Theatre
Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater
Eaze invites you to remember the past, “Enjoy the Moment” and celebrate the future of marijuana with an epic happy hour and movie night at the historic Castro Theater in San Francisco on Thursday, September 21st. Show up at 5pm to enjoy a complimentary Happy Hour ...
Sunset Cinema: “The Big Sick” Outdoor Movie Night | Emeryville
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Greenway 31
Sunset Cinema:

Come and enjoy Sunset Cinema at Greenway 31, starting on Thursday, August 31 until October 26. Come early to enjoy a pre-movie happy hour with Novel Brewing plus the Bay Area Roller Derby team will be providing skate up beer service starting at 6 pm. Movies begin ...

“Temescal Street Flicks” Outdoor Homegrown Movie Night | Oakland
Thursday, September 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kasper's Plaza

Temescal Street Flicks, an engaging outdoor film series every Thursday evening runs September 7 to 21, 2017 in the heart of Temescal at the weekly pop-up pedestrian plaza (Telegraph and 46th) in Oakland along with food and craft beer for purchase from Off the Grid. Rather than showing ...

Friday, September 22

2017 Proxy Fall Outdoor Film Fest Opening Night | Hayes Valley
Friday, September 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy
2017 Proxy Fall Outdoor Film Fest Opening Night | Hayes Valley

The Proxy Fall Film Festival is a five-week series of free Friday night screenings at the Proxy Walk-in Movie Theater in Hayes Valley. The festival will feature recently released, best-of-show selections from festivals focusing on independent and emerging voices in film—a line up more likely ...

Free Movies in the Park: Dr. Strange | Oakland
Friday, September 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Free Movies in the Park: Dr. Strange | Oakland

Movies in the Park is back with family friendly films in the park by the Redwood Heights Recreation Center in Oakland. Popcorn, hot chocolate, drinks and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Dress warm and bring a lawn chair and or blanket. You will want to ...

2017 Free Movies in the Park: The Jungle Book | Newark
Friday, September 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Newark Community Park
2017 Free Movies in the Park: The Jungle Book | Newark

Come out to the park with your chairs and blankets and join for a fun family film. The movie will start at sunset but show up early for pre-movie activities. There will be food and beverages for sale, along with handmade goods, and raffle prizes. A ...

2017 Movie Under the Stars: “Beauty and the Beast” | Menlo Park
Friday, September 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Menlo Park
2017 Movie Under the Stars:

The 2017 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies in Downtown Menlo Park on the Chestnut Paseo. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the ...

Movie Under The Stars: “Beauty and the Beast” Screening | San Ramon
Friday, September 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Bishop Ranch 1
Movie Under The Stars:
Spend an evening under the stars this summer at Bishop Ranch for a delightful new movie. Beauty and the Beast will be shown on Friday, September 22. The shows start at dusk but come early to grab dinner from a gourmet food truck and enjoy a ...
Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series: “I Am Not Your Negro” | Hayes Valley
Friday, September 22 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series:
“An astonishing, often challenging and sharp examination of race in the United States” —Globe & Mail In 1979, James Baldwin wrote to his literary agent describing his next project, Remember This House, a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends—Medgar Evers, ...

Saturday, September 23

Film Night in the Park 2017 Finale: “The Breakfast Club” | Dolores Park
Saturday, September 23 – 7:05 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Dolores Park
Film Night in the Park 2017 Finale:
Saturday, Sept. 23 | FREE | It's sadly the final "Film Night in the Park" of 2017 with the Brat Pack '80s classic "The Breakfast Club" at Dolores Park.
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “X-Men ” | North Bay
Saturday, September 23 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night:

The North Bay Mobile Drive-In hits Novato with a renegade outdoor film screening in this DIY flash mob drive-in movie where you watch a flick on a 30-foot screen, tune your radio to 88.3, and drink in your car. There is no grass, so you’ll either want to sit in your car, or bring ...

Sunday, September 24

Arab Film & Media Institute: The Best of Arab Shots | SF Main Library
Sunday, September 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Arab Film & Media Institute: The Best of Arab Shots | SF Main Library
Arab Shorts is a multifaced program that includes narrative, documentary and animated short films. This event will feature a collection of outstanding short films from the Arab Film and Media Institute (AFMI) showcasing emergent voices and diverse approaches in cinematic storytelling by contemporary Arab filmmakers ...
Sunday Film Screening & Free Popcorn: Princess Mononoke | Berkeley
Sunday, September 24 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Ecology Center
Sunday Film Screening & Free Popcorn: Princess Mononoke | Berkeley

They are excited to announce their Fall Film Series at the Ecology Center. In an effort to open up their space to the community, while providing an accessible format for fostering discussions around the various climate issues they cover, they will be hosting free monthly ...

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, September 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Monday, September 25

San Francisco Latino American Film Festival | SF
Monday, September 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
San Francisco Latino American Film Festival | SF
The San Francisco Public Library has partnered with Cine+Mas and the San Francisco Latino Film Festival to present a special series examining the women of the golden era who made significant contributions to the silver screen. Join in at the Koret Auditorium for one-day series featuring ...

Tuesday, September 26

16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
Tuesday, September 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill

Every fourth Tuesday come to the Gallery Cafe to watch classic scary films on a vintage old-timey 16mm projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food. The movie is free. Prepare to be scared.

Monthly Monster Movie Night | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Movie is free but bring money for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
Monthly Monster Movie Night | SF
Come to their monthly Monster Movie Night on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 6:30 pm to watch this classic from the ’50’s on their old 16mm movie projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food.

Wednesday, September 27

“From the Ashes” Free Film Screening | SF Main Library
Wednesday, September 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Come join the San Francisco chapter of Citizen’s Climate Lobby (CCL) for a free film screening of “From The Ashes”: National Geographic’s latest film which goes beyond the rhetoric on “The War on Coal” to present compelling stories about what’s at stake for our economy, ...
“Then They Came for Us” Diversity Film Series Free Screening | Piedmont
Wednesday, September 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Ellen Driscoll Playhouse
In 1942, Executive Order 9066 forced the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans for the duration, an act now understood as a massive abuse of civil rights. The film explores this history and its relevance today, in the face of threats of a Muslim registry and imposition ...
2017 “Best of Bernal” Film Night | SF
Wednesday, September 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Barebottle Brewing Company
2017

The annual Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema is a showcase of short films, a film crawl, live music and awards. It’s your chance to check out the work of local filmmakers and musicians in parks, playgrounds and smaller venues around Bernal Heights, San Francisco. 14th Annual Bernal Heights Outdoor ...

Thursday, September 28

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, September 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area

Join Frameline Encore, a free community screening series, as they revisit queer film favorites, every fourth Thursday of the month. Frameline Encore aims to increase accessibility to diverse queer stories, with an emphasis on films and discussions about underrepresented experiences, such as gender variant folks and ...

“Temescal Street Flicks” Outdoor Short Film Night: 2017 Finale | Oakland
Thursday, September 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kasper's Plaza

Temescal Street Flicks, an engaging outdoor film series every Thursday evening runs September 7 to 21, 2017 in the heart of Temescal at the weekly pop-up pedestrian plaza (Telegraph and 46th) in Oakland along with food and craft beer for purchase from Off the Grid. Rather than showing ...

Friday, September 29

“Samsara” Documentary Screening & Halau KaUaTuahine Polynesian Dancing | Oakland
Friday, September 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center
Samsara is a Sanskrit word that means “the ever turning wheel of life” and is the point of departure for the filmmakers as they search for the elusive current of interconnection that runs through our lives. Filmed over a period of almost five years and in ...
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “The Pursuit of Happiness” | Pier 39
Friday, September 29 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night

Grab your blankets and head to Pier 39 for their Outdoor Movie Night, held the last Friday of every month through September. Before the show, get a bite to eat at one of Pier 39’s restaurants, or take advantage of special giveaways and movie night ...

Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series: “The Big Sick” | Hayes Valley
Friday, September 29 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series:
“The year’s most likably unlikely romcom.” —The Guardian Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon—the screenplay’s co-authors—The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (played by Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his ...

Saturday, September 30

2017 Orinda Czech Festival: Free Classes & “Amadeus” Film Screening
Saturday, September 30 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
2017 Orinda Czech Festival: Free Classes &
Come to the Orinda Community Park, Community Center and Library from 9 am – 10 pm for a full day of Czech-inspired fun. They have a jam-packed list of entertainment from morning until the evening. You can check the list of performers here. Aside from the live ...
Sharktoberfest at the Sanctuary | The Presidio
Saturday, September 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Great Farallones National Marine Sanctuary
Sharktoberfest at the Sanctuary | The Presidio
Join Shark Stewards, the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and other ocean non-profits and shark lovers for their 9th Annual Sharktoberfest celebration of the shark. There will be live music, shark art, shark films, lectures and activities. Its all about sharks. Free to the community and ...
“The Other Barrio” Film Screening | SF Main Library
Saturday, September 30 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
The Other Barrio follows housing inspector Roberto Morales (Richard Montoya) as he investigates the suspicious circumstances of a deadly residential hotel fire in San Francisco’s rapidly gentrifying Mission District and finds himself face-to-face with murder in the streets, corruption at City Hall and the mysterious ...
2017 Film in the Fog: “The Iron Giant” Outdoor Movie | Presidio
Saturday, September 30 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post Theatre Lawn
2017 Film in the Fog:
Come to the 15th annual fall outdoor movie night, Film in the Fog, for a screening of “The Iron Giant,” organized by the Presidio Trust. 2017 Film in the Fog Saturday, September 30, 2017 | 5:30-9 pm Main Post, Presidio, San Francisco FREE 5:30 pm: Food from Off the Grid Bring a picnic ...
“The Iron Giant” Free Outdoor Oakland Movie Night | The New Parkway
Saturday, September 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes’ Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. ...