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Friday, October 3

Friday Nights at de Young: Live Music & Art Making | Golden Gate Park
Friday Nights at de Young: Live Music & Art Making | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young presents new work in partnership with Asian Improv Arts.

Artist Demonstration by Kelvin Ming Young
Piazzoni Murals Room

6:00 pm

Kelvin Ming Young will demonstrate his painting process, starting with raw canvas, and applying paint with various staining, dripping, and other techniques.

Mixed-Media Art-Making Stations and …

100 Foot Tall Street Art Film Night & Live Painting | Oakland
Friday, October 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Great Wall of Oakland
100 Foot Tall Street Art Film Night & Live Painting | Oakland

The sun is setting earlier, which means the Wall is back for First Fridays starting October 3, 2014.
The Wall celebrates Street Art with live art by the Estria Foundation and projected works by Estria Foundation, Van Royko, Paul Trillo, About Her Films, Blu and David …

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.

Outdoor Movie Night: Tim Burton’s “Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure” | Berkeley
Friday, October 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Crescent Lawn (UC Berkeley)
Outdoor Movie Night: Tim Burton's

Grab your bike and pedal on over to catch a free outdoor screening of Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure on the Crescent Lawn on the UC Berkeley campus.
Tim Burton’s first feature film follows the squeaky-mad Pee-wee Herman as he rides roughshod over eighties conformity in search of his …

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: Thriller Satire “Videodrome” | Mission Dist.
Monday, October 6 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night: Thriller Satire

Videodrome (1989)
Smash in your CRT for fear of Cronenberg’s hardcore new flesh vision: Videodrome. Meet Max Renn, a shock-TV station magnate whose lust for cutting edge sadism demolishes reality. Right-wing conspiracies, satellites and sci-fi horror/gore collide in this prophetic thriller-satire. Influenced by the ideas of …

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.

Free Sneak Preview Movie Night: “Dracula Untold” | SF
Tuesday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required. Arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie Night:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview screening of “Dracula Untold,” a dark fantasy action horror film that tells the origin story of Count Dracula.
The screening takes place at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at a movie theater in San Francisco with easy access to BART.
FuncheapSF has an exclusive …

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 ...

Friday, October 10

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, ...

Sunday, October 12

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, October 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Monday, October 13

The New Parkway’s Book Club | Oakland
Monday, October 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
The New Parkway's Book Club | Oakland

The New Parkway book club offers a laid back atmosphere aimed at reading and discussing your favorite books-turned-movies. It’s fun, it’s chill, it’s free and it meets on the second Monday of every month.

Thursday, October 16

Win Tix: Scream: East Bay Express’ Horror Film Festival | Oakland
Thursday, October 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price: $10 in advance. Show is 18+
| The New Parish
Scream: East Bay Express' Horror Film Festival | Oakland

Each fall the East Bay Express celebrates the darker side of independent cinema in a vibrant display of horror, macabre and exploitation short films with Scream: East Bay Express’ Horror Film Festival.
This wild and exciting event includes a hosted screening, live horror burlesque performances, celeb …

Friday, October 17

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: “The Addams Family” | Oakland
Friday, October 17 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Movie in the Park:

Friday October 17 – The Addams Family (PG 99 minutes)
The Addams Family is a 1991 American comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon of the same name created by cartoonist Charles Addams.
Con artists plan to fleece the eccentric family using an accomplice who claims …

Friday, October 24

Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, October 24 – 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 & Movie | SF

Every fourth Friday, the OMI Family Resource Center in San Francisco invites you to their free monthly dinner and movie night. Free, but an RSVP is required by calling Priscilla at 415.406.1370. Space is limited. Dinner is free, but limited to the first 50 people. The menu varies ...

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, ...

Saturday, October 25

Laurel Outdoor Movie Night: “Maleficent” | Oakland
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ace Hardware (Laurel)
Laurel Outdoor Movie Night:

Come out the final Laurel Outdoor Movie of 2014 to see the Disney flick Maleficent on October 25, 2014.
Maleficent tells the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the 1959 classic “Sleeping Beauty.”

Sunday, October 26

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, October 26 – 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 31

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, ...

Sunday, November 2

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, November 2 – 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 ...

Friday, November 7

First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway
Friday, November 7 – 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.

100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland
Friday, November 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Great Wall of Oakland
100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland

For special events, and on every first Friday during Oakland Art Murmur, the Great Wall of Oakland, a 100 ′x 100′ projection installation, illuminates the Uptown District with cutting-edge motion art from around the world. The Great Wall of Oakland is located at the corner ...

Sunday, November 9

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, November 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Monday, November 10

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, November 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...