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Wednesday, September 17

2014 “Architecture and the City” Fest Film: “Detropia” | SF
Wednesday, September 17 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Main Library
2014

The “downsizing of Detroit” means many things, including the loss and destruction of individual homes, the disintegration of civic and cultural “homes,” and the decline of one of the great American cities. In this documentary, the filmmakers chronicle the struggle of citizens to keep Detroit …

Sustainable Food & Farming Pop-Up Short Film Fest | Berkeley
Wednesday, September 17 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| La Peña Cultural Center
Sustainable Food & Farming Pop-Up Short Film Fest | Berkeley

Watch short films on sustainable food and farming with Food First and Anna Lappé at the La Peña Cultural Center in Berkeley on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.
From oregano farmers in Mexico to seed savers in Canada, beekeepers protecting our food supply to a new generation of …

Thursday, September 18

Movies on the Square | Redwood City
Thursday, September 18 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June to September in 2014. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of chairs and ...

Friday, September 19

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park
Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, ...

Film Night in the Park: “The Butler” | Marin
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| San Anselmo Creek Park
Film Night in the Park:

Every summer Film Night in the Park puts on free outdoor movies in parks throughout San Francisco and the Bay Area. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread out a blanket, and picnic ...

Free Pier 70 Movie Night: “Dirty Harry” & Burning Man Pre-Party | SF
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 70
Free Pier 70 Movie Night:

Pier 70 continues their free summer movie series with Funcheap with an absolute ’70s classic movie filmed right here in San Francisco.
FREE - RSVP on Facebook
Start the evening with a Burning Man dance party with The Space Cowboys futuristic mobile dance party vehicle. Then, end the night …

Saturday, September 20

Film Night in the Park: “Despicable Me 2″ | Marin
Saturday, September 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| San Anselmo Creek Park
Film Night in the Park:

Every summer Film Night in the Park puts on free outdoor movies in parks throughout San Francisco and the Bay Area. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread out a blanket, and picnic ...

Wednesday, September 24

2014 Architecture and the City Fest Film: “The Queen of Versailles” | SF
Wednesday, September 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Main Library
2014 Architecture and the City Fest Film:

The Queen of Versailles is a humorous but sobering view of the über-American dream: a family decides to build the largest and most expensive single-family house in the United States during the recent economic recession. The film regards the changing shape of the American dream, …

Thursday, September 25

Movies on the Square | Redwood City
Thursday, September 25 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June to September in 2014. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of chairs and ...

Friday, September 26

Free Family Dinner & “Finding Nemo” Screening | SF
Friday, September 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by calling Priscilla at 415-406-1367. Space is limited.
| Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner &

On September 26, 2014, they will be showing Finding Nemo and serving lumpia with a healthy side.

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park
Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, ...

Movie in the Park: “We Bought A Zoo” | Oakland
Friday, September 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Movie in the Park:

Friday September 26 – We Bought a Zoo (PG 124 minutes)
We Bought a Zoo is a 2011 American family comedy-drama film based on the 2008 memoir of the same name by Benjamin Mee. Set in Southern California, a father moves his young family to the countryside …

“Frozen” Sing-Along Movie & Costume Party | Jack London Sq
Friday, September 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Show up in costume and enjoy an evening of song, dance and cult movie classics on the waterfront with free outdoor screenings of popular musicals, as part of Jack London Square’s Sing-along Cinemas. This lively film series will screen fan favorites on special evenings at sundown. ...

Film Night in the Park: “The Lego Movie” | Marin
Friday, September 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| San Anselmo Creek Park
Film Night in the Park:

Every summer Film Night in the Park puts on free outdoor movies in parks throughout San Francisco and the Bay Area. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread out a blanket, and picnic ...

Saturday, September 27

Laurel Outdoor Movie Night: “A Bug’s Life” | Oakland
Saturday, September 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ace Hardware (Laurel)
Laurel Outdoor Movie Night:

See the Disney Pixar hit A Bug’s Life on September 27, 2014.
A misfit ant, looking for “warriors” to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.

Final Film Night in the Park: “American Hustle” | Dolores Park
Saturday, September 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Dolores Park
Final Film Night in the Park:

Closing out the 2014 season of Film Night in the Park is American Hustle, David O. Russell’s star-studded and rhinestone bedazzled Oscar contender starring Jennifer Lawrence, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Bradley Cooper.
In it, a con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, …

Film Night in the Park: “Frozen” | Marin
Saturday, September 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| San Anselmo Creek Park
Film Night in the Park:

Every summer Film Night in the Park puts on free outdoor movies in parks throughout San Francisco and the Bay Area. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread out a blanket, and picnic ...

Sunday, September 28

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, September 28 – 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 ...

Friday, October 3

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park
Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, ...

First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway
Friday, October 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway

First Friday Shorts screens short films by Bay Area filmmakers and media arts organizations using film and video to tell stories not usually seen or heard. Join The New Parkway and discover local filmmaker talent and learn something new about your Bay Area community.

Movie in the Park: “Frozen” | Oakland
Friday, October 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Movie in the Park:

Friday October 3 – Frozen (PG 102 minutes)
Frozen is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-comedy film.
Fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions, and a hilarious snowman named Olaf in a race to find Anna’s sister Elsa, whose …

Sunday, October 5

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, October 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Monday, October 6

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, October 6 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Please note, the October Cyberpunk Cinema Night has been moved to October 6, 2014. It will revert back to the 2nd Monday of the month in November.

Tuesday, October 7

2014 “Best of Bernal” Film Night, Reception & Music | SF
Tuesday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
| Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
2014

Come to the encore screening of the 2014-award-winning films, the Best of Bernal, Spirit of Bernal and Audience Award followed by reception and music.

Thursday, October 9

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, October 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and ...