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Wednesday, March 29

“Karma Cinema”: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 6:30 pm THE WARRIORS vs. THE SAN ANTONIO SPURS 6:45 pm: LION 8:00 pm: DRINK AND DRAW, free on the Mezzanine 9:20 pm: SPLIT 9:45 pm: YOU’RE KILLING ME, SUSANA
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Ghost in the Shell” | AMC Metreon 16
Wednesday, March 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Ghost in the Shell,” a brand new action movie starring Scarlett Johansson. >Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed. Free Film Screening: Ghost in the Shell March 29, 2017 | 7:00 pm AMC Metreon 16 ...

Thursday, March 30

“The Mystic Experience” Disposable Film Festival Installation | SF
Thursday, March 30 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer
Disposable Film Festival is taking over of the gorgeous pre-1908 Mystic Hotel. Featuring DFF favorites from the past 10 years and a special Video Confession Booth installation.
Filmmakers Happy Hour | KQED
Thursday, March 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | KQED
Filmmakers Happy Hour | KQED
Want to meet other local filmmakers? Join KQED at the San Francisco studios for a great opportunity to mingle with local filmmakers, learn about KQED resources and meet film festival programmers for a fun happy hour experience. Drinks and light appetizers provided.
Exploratorium After Dark: The Residents’ New Record Live Premiere | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: The Residents' New Record Live Premiere | Pier 15
Join them for a live premiere of The Residents new record, The Ghost of Hope. The album, an audio exploration of historic train wrecks, will be accompanied by The Residents live performance and a screening of “Rushing Like a Banshee” (2016, 2:22 min.), directed by ...
Win Tix: 2017 Disposable Film Festival | Castro Theater
Thursday, March 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Castro Theater
Disposable Film Festival is celebrating 10 years of discovering and supporting the most visionary filmmakers of the digital age who are producing innovative stories at the intersection of art and technology. > Get Tickets – $20 Join us to watch the year’s best digital films. Awards ceremony ...

Friday, March 31

Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “Forrest Gump” | Pier 39
Friday, March 31 – 7:45 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 ...

2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series: “Film+Food” | Hayes Valley
Friday, March 31 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series:

Spring has sprung; time to get out, get together and be heard. The spring series of free outdoor film screenings returns to the Proxy Walk-in Theater starting on March 31. Truth, post-truth, politics and social upheaval—this year’s series explores the present moment through humor, pointed ...

Saturday, April 1

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Smurfs: The Lost Village” | AMC Van Ness
Saturday, April 1 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Smurfs: The Lost Village,” a fully animated adventure movie featuring the Smurfs. Free Film Screening: Smurfs: The Lost Village April 1, 2017 | 10:30 am AMC Van Ness 14 RSVP code: SLVFC Tickets available through https://www.sonyscreenings.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on demand, ...
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Smurfs: The Lost Village” | AMC Mercado
Saturday, April 1 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Mercado
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Smurfs: The Lost Village,” a fully animated adventure movie featuring the Smurfs. Free Film Screening: Smurfs: The Lost Village April 1, 2017 | 10:30 am AMC Mercado RSVP code: FCSLV Tickets available through https://www.sonyscreenings.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on demand, ...

Sunday, April 2

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, April 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 ...

Monday, April 3

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Going In Style” | AMC Van Ness
Monday, April 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Going In Style,” a brand new comedy starring Alan Arkin, Micahel Caine and Morgan Freeman. Free Film Screening: Going In Style April 3, 2017 | 7:30 pm AMC Van Ness 14 RSVP code: GISFC Tickets available through https://www.wbtickets.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending ...
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Going In Style” | AMC Saratoga
Monday, April 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Saratoga
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Going In Style,” a brand new comedy starring Alan Arkin, Micahel Caine and Morgan Freeman. >Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed. Free Film Screening: Going In Style April 3, 2017 | 7:30 pm AMC ...

Tuesday, April 4

“1984” Free Movie Screening | SF
Tuesday, April 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA is proud to join over 100 film and video exhibitors nationwide in showing this adaptation of George Orwell’s terrifying and timely dystopian novel 1984 on April 4, the “cold day in April” on which the novel and film begin. The late John Hurt is Winston ...
“1984” Film Screening | SF
Tuesday, April 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA is proud to join over 100 film and video exhibitors nationwide in showing this adaptation of George Orwell’s terrifying and timely dystopian novel 1984 on April 4, the “cold day in April” on which the novel and film begin. The late John Hurt is Winston ...

Wednesday, April 5

“Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope” Film Screening | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Bayview Opera House
Resilience is the latest film from documentary director-producer James Redford and producer-writer-director Karen Pritzker. It features the work of Dr. Nadine Burke Harris – Founder & CEO of the Center for Youth Wellness and Founding Physician of the Bayview Child Health Center. The film explores ...

Thursday, April 6

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

Friday, April 7

2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series: “20th Century Women” | Hayes Valley
Friday, April 7 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series:

Spring has sprung; time to get out, get together and be heard. The spring series of free outdoor film screenings returns to the Proxy Walk-in Theater starting on March 31. Truth, post-truth, politics and social upheaval—this year’s series explores the present moment through humor, pointed ...

Saturday, April 8

Opera In An Hour: Family Movie Festival | SF
Saturday, April 8 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. workshops are $10.
| Wilsey Center for Opera
Opera In An Hour: Family Movie Festival | SF
Bring the whole family to their free Opera in an Hour film screenings of two Rossini classics: The Barber of Seville Cinderella See a screening of these timeless operas that are perfect for all ages and include a live introduction. Attend an active and exciting Exploration Workshop before ...
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” | North Bay
Saturday, April 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night:
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Sunday, April 9

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, April 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, April 10

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, April 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 ...

Thursday, April 13

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, April 13 – 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, April 14

Zoovie Night: “Wall-E” | Oakland Zoo
Friday, April 14 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $7 | Oakland Zoo
Zoovie Night:
An RSVP is required.
2017 San Francisco Int’l Film Fest Free Screening | Hayes Valley
Friday, April 14 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
2017 San Francisco Int'l Film Fest Free Screening | Hayes Valley

Spring has sprung; time to get out, get together and be heard. The spring series of free outdoor film screenings returns to the Proxy Walk-in Theater starting on March 31. Truth, post-truth, politics and social upheaval—this year’s series explores the present moment through humor, pointed ...

$5 Classic Movie Night: “Dr. Strangelove” | Paramount Theatre
Friday, April 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Paramount Theatre
$5 Classic Movie Night:
This film is about a U.S. Air Force commander, believing that there is a Communist conspiracy underway to poison the water supply, launches an attack by nuclear bombers against the Soviet Union. Director Stanley Kubrick mocks the Cold War, the U.S. military-industrial complex, and American ...

Tuesday, April 18

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Their Finest” | Embarcadero Center Cinemas
Tuesday, April 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| One Embarcadero Center
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Their Finest,” an upcoming British romantic comedy starring Gemma Arterton. >Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed. Free Film Screening: Their Finest April 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm Embarcadero Center Cinemas (SF) RSVP code: FunCheapTHEIRFINEST Tickets ...

Friday, April 21

Green Film Festival: ” Death by a Thousand Cuts” | SF
Friday, April 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Green Film Festival:
With exquisite cinematography, Death by a Thousand Cuts uses the character-driven murder investigation on the border of Haiti and the Dominican Republic to unpack the impacts of deforestation. The film interweaves the many sides of the story of Melaneo’s murder, a Dominican Park Ranger in the ...
Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, April 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF

Every third Friday, the OMI Family Resource Center in San Francisco invites you to their free monthly dinner and movie night. Free, but please note, space is limited. Dinner is free, but it’s limited to the first 50 people. The menu varies monthly. Movies starts at 5 ...

2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series: “Operation Avalanche” | Hayes Valley
Friday, April 21 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series:

Spring has sprung; time to get out, get together and be heard. The spring series of free outdoor film screenings returns to the Proxy Walk-in Theater starting on March 31. Truth, post-truth, politics and social upheaval—this year’s series explores the present moment through humor, pointed ...