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Tuesday, May 3

“Sweet Blues: A Film About Mike Bloomfield” Documentary Screening | SF
Tuesday, May 3 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Mike Bloomfield was a Jewish guitarist “who truly knew what the blues were about,” and helped Bill Graham introduce blues to the Fillmore. Director in attendance (2013, 57min). Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution.

Wednesday, May 4

“May The Fourth” Star Wars Day Party: Cantina Band, Costume Contest & Cabaret | PianoFight
Wednesday, May 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
May The Fourth. A date known across galaxies near and far as Star Wars Day. On this great day, PianoFight will be fully armed and operational, with a party centered around all things Star Wars. Whether you like your Force light or dark, you’re gonna ...

Thursday, May 5

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, May 5 – 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, May 6

Friday Nights at the de Young: “Men of The Cloth” Film Screening | SF
Friday Nights at the de Young:
Mixed-Media Art-Making Station with Indira Urrutia Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity. Create your own mini fashion designs on clothespin “models” using scrap fabric, colored thread, and more! “Meet the Designer Max ...

Sunday, May 8

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, May 8 – 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, May 9

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, May 9 – 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 ...

Friday, May 20

Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, May 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
This series now takes place on the 3rd Friday of each month, and not the 4th Friday as was originally posted.

Sunday, May 22

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, May 22 – 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 ...

Thursday, May 26

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, May 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
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 ...

Sunday, June 5

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

Tuesday, June 7

Neighborhood Block Party by Proxy & SFJAZZ | Hayes Valley
Tuesday, June 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Neighborhood Block Party by Proxy & SFJAZZ | Hayes Valley
In a reprisal of last-year’s event, PROXY and SFJAZZ host a neighborhood block party to kick-off the 34th San Francisco Jazz Festival. This free community soiree features live music from Brass Band Mission and Beso Negro, accompanied by movies on the big screen, a beer garden, ...

Monday, June 13

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, June 13 – 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 ...

Saturday, June 18

“Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Is this real? Would Netflix allow this? Would Dolores Park let 3,000 f*ck under blankets in the park? Something smells fishy to us, but 3,000 have already RSVPd on Facebook so we through we’d post and let you decide. Spotted presents the first “Netflix & Chill” Open Air ...

Sunday, June 26

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, June 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 ...

Sunday, July 3

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, July 3 – 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 ...